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Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack “The converter failed to open the file” error & “This is a pre-release version”

What issues have people encountered with older OS's (2000, XP) and olders versions of Microsoft Office (2000, XP, 2003) with the 'Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack'? I have a couple of Windows 2000 ...
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1answer
232 views

how to make 2 sequences of page numbers in MS Word 2003

I need two sequences of page numbers in my document. One spanning the first few pages and a second sequence (starting at page number 1 again) right after that. When i change the page numbers setting ...
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3answers
464 views

Office 2010 save as shortcut text is white, missing shortcuts I've added

I've noticed this since installing Office 2010. The text for the shortcuts in the Save dialog in Office 2010 is white. When an item is highlighted (mouse-over) or selected (clicked), the text goes ...
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1k views

Insert object/file into Word form

I am setting up a form in MS Word. Users of the form will have to attach files that include results and other relevant data. I'd like to use a protected form, but I can't find a way to allow users ...
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2answers
674 views

Shortcut to switch MS Office doc from 'read only' to writeable, when already open?

Often I open an office document (via SharePoint) as read-only, only to later realize it needs editing. Is there an easy way to do this from within Office itself? Current workaround is to close ...
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768 views

Can't Reinstall Office 2003 on Windows 7 64 bit

I was having problems with Visual Studio editing ASPX pages and read on stackoverflow.com that you could just uninstall the Web Authoring Component and it would fix that problem. I couldn't uninstall ...
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2answers
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Using Office 2003 normal.dot in Office 2010?

I have a user who I have upgraded from office 2003 to Office 2010. This user relies on his custom auto correct that he built into his normal.dot file for Word 2003. He would not like to have to ...
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1k views

Windows XP / Outlook 2003 error messages

Can anyone help with this issue? I am trying to help someone and could use some expertise. Error Message #1: Microsoft Office Small Business Edition 2003 With CD icon "The feature you are trying ...
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1answer
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Cannot install Office 2003 Professional on a machine which formerly had 2003 Basic

I have a problem with one of our PCs. I've inherited this PC and it's always had MS Office basic on it; the time has come to install our Access application on it, so I'm trying to install Office ...
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1answer
293 views

Install Office 2003 professional over Office 2003 Basic?

I have a problem with one of our PCs. I've inherited this PC and it's always had MS Office Basic on it. The time has come to install our Access application on it, so I'm trying to install Office ...
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1answer
2k views

How to run Office 2003 and 2007 on the same computer?

I installed Microsoft Office 2003 and 2007 together on a Windows XP Machine When I launch Word 2003 or 2007 a setup tries to reconfigure my system How can I Fix this problem?
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543 views

How can I turn off a toolbar in MS Outlook 2003

I've got an extra tool bar in my MS Outlook 2003 message window. I can turn it off for the individual window by going to View->Toolbars and unchecking the toolbar I no longer want, but when I close ...
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4answers
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How to print embedded images in e-mails?

My boss has been trying to print his e-mails with embedded images, but the images don't print. All we get is a placeholder space where the image should be. Ideally, we'd like to have an option to ...
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1k views

How to prevent EULA from showing every time office 2003 loads in Vista?

Just bought a new computer with Windows Vista. I installed Office 2003 because I didn't feel like paying for an upgrade. Everything works fine, but it asks me to accept the EULA every time I launch ...
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263 views

Excel 2003 Printing

I have a excel spreadsheet with A-K columns. How do I force it to print A-K to fit the width of a page?
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548 views

Tabbed browsing of documents in Microsoft Word

Is there any way to enable tabbed browsing of documents in Microsoft Word (at least in Office 2003) like we see in EditPlus or TextPad?