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MSWord 2010 - form fields not formatting as desired

I set up a protected form quite a while ago with fields on page 1 (Client Name, Proposal Title, etc), which are intended to populate fields throughout the document. I tried to set formatting so the ...
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How can a Word document reference another file or document?

We are currently in the process of migrating from one server to another and are looking to programmatically step through all Word documents in our user's folders. We need to be sure any references / ...
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Is there a (reasonably easy) way to run word usage statistics on a document?

I have a rather lengthy Word document file. I would like to run an analytical report on this document that summarizes the most common words and provides a count of how often each word appears. Does ...
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I have Office 2010 and I'm looking for slanted type

I'm trying to use a graphic type - slanted - curved - special shape. Can I do this? Where can I access sloping or curved type?
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20 views

MS WORD. How to create link to a picture within the same document?

I had picture in document somewhere on page 2-3 inserted via MS WORD menu, and I want to crate a hyperlink in next pages to this picture, like for content table item or other place in document. How ...
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34 views

How to copy/paste a Word a file that has a linked formatted text?

I link some datas in a word file in order to have dynamic fields. I do it by this way I add a Text field from Under Developers - Controls - Text. I write something to this text field and copy it ...
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54 views

MS Word figure numbers are wrong

I'm working on a Word 2010 document (editing in Word 2013 with compatibility turned on). The document has captions on figures with chapter (set) and number on them, such as "Figure 3-1" for chapter 3, ...
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Have Navigation-Pane start out collapsed

When opening Word with the navigation pane on - it starts out expanded. Is there a way to have it collapsed? I know I can collapse it. I want it to start collapsed. I also know I can have the whole ...
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1answer
86 views

Word wildcard search expression matching longest possible string having applied a certain character style to it

I am writing a macro to convert a Word document to LaTeX. All goes well, except one thing: The document makes heavy use of style templates, in effect using character styles to achieve a functional ...
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404 views

How to remove horizontal line of endnotes in Word 2010

It is possible in Word 2003 and Word 2007. How can it be done in Word 2010?
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169 views

Compare button is disabled

I want to compare a word document with other one. However for some documents "Compare" button is disabled. For other documents this button is enabled and works as expected. What is wrong and how ...
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1answer
58 views

weird numbering in master document

I have a master document and several sub documents. Master document has very strange looking numbering: On the left side number how it looks when I open master document. On the right side how it ...
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56 views

Hotkey to select content of the current cell

is there a hot-key or a sequence of hot-keys to select the content of a table-cell in MS-word? the cursor is within that cell. All I found is Tab for next cells content and Shift+Tab for previous ...
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609 views

How to insert user-defined fields in a Word document?

How do you insert a user-defined field in a Word document? I am using Word 2010.
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29 views

Need to keep click View Ruler to set another Tab Stop, is this working as intended?

I keep having to close/open View Ruler after clicking the body of the doc in order to set another Tab stop. Is this working as intended?
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428 views

Microsoft Word Contents Index with links on PDF [duplicate]

I'm using Microsoft Office Word and I want that my contents index has a link to each section and that this link also work When I save the document in PDF format? Any tips? Thanks a lot
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Microsoft Office Word 2010: How to “Find and Replace” an entire line using “regular expressions” (wildcards)?

I would like to "Find and Replace" entire lines in Microsoft Office Word 2010 which match some criteria. I tried to find the solution in the official documentation, but I didn't find the answer: ...
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Formatting Contents Page

I'm using Microsoft Word 2010 and I have a template for the contents page that I have to fulfil (#1). However, when I updated my contents the formatting changed and became like the image # 2. How ...
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Advanced Heading numbering and formatting in word 2010 [closed]

I am attempting to use heading styles and multilevel lists/numbering to format the headings and subheadings of my masters thesis. The style I am trying to achieve looks like this: Chapter 1 1.1 ...
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110 views

Author Field empty when saving a new Document in Word 2010

I use Office 2010 on a Windows XP SP3 machine. When saving a Document, either be a new or edited one, neither the "Author", nor the "LastSavedBy" properties get written. Since i made a new .docx the ...
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Can't set default proofing language in MS Word 2010

I have English and Croatian proofing tools installed, and my Windows 7 (in English language) has Croatian regional settings. I can't set up default proofing to English. I can, in review tab switch ...
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372 views

What is the blue color dotted line in microsoft office word?

When I open MS word 2010, new document, insert cover page and select "annual" template, then there is a blue color small dotted line? What is the name of this line? How can I use it in my own body ...
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988 views

Office Word. How to open the same document in separate windows?

How to open the same document in separate windows in Microsoft Office Word? One solution would be to rename it, but is there other better solution? It is the equivalent of my previous question which ...
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How to find all field codes in Word documents?

My document has tons of field codes, pointing to sections. Now, I need to update the label of these field codes, but I don't want to skim the document for them. How do I search for all the field ...
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1answer
112 views

Fully inline non-static citations

I would like to have fully inline non-static citations in my text that do not fit with the default form of "(author et al., year)", though I would like to keep those also. Basically I would like to ...
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1answer
162 views

Word 2007/10 hide figure label in table of figures

I have a load of figures in a document with standard captions ("figure n: some caption") and would like a table of figures. However, in the table (not the captions) I don't want the label "Figure" to ...
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1answer
471 views

How can I include a large-scale image in an A4 Word 2010 document?

I would like to be able to include large-scale images with my Word 2010 documents. For example, a diagram produced as an A3 landscape image. How can I include it with the document, without shrinking ...
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5k views

How to change text direction to 45 degrees in Word 2010?

I want to add a table with the long description header but I can't find how to change text direct other than 90 degrees (Vertical or Horizontal). Is it possible?
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1answer
309 views

How can I force the display of image “handles” in Microsoft Word 2010?

In order to select images in Microsoft Word documents you need to get the cursor just right so that it turns into the "+" arrow icon, at which point you can click to select the image. When your ...
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3answers
6k views

copy styles from office 2010 word document to another

Can anyone tell me how to copy styles from one word (2010) document to another? Seemed like a very obvious thing but is apparantly not. Also, is there a command, script that I can run against a word ...
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1k views

How do I transfer my Word 2007 autocorrect settings to Word 2010?

I am running Office 2010 on Windows 7. I would like to copy the autocorrect settings from my old PC that was running Office 2007. I copied the file MSO1033, but am unable to figure out how to import ...
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119 views

Microsoft Office SmartArt - Continue on new line

How can I make this series continue on a new line when it become to small to see properly? This is the document I currently have: As you can see it is particually hard to read, so I would like a ...
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355 views

Word 2010: Sentence right under picture

What I want to get is something like, that: the screenshot is from webpage. But I want to get this result on Word 2010, under absolutely aligned picture. Is that possible? If yes, how to get this ...
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How to recover data from or repair a corrupt Word 2010 file

This is posted by proxy for a friend with no current internet access: I created a password-protected Word 2010 doc at work, brought it home using a flash disk, tried opening it using Word 2007, and ...
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395 views

Cross-update Word Fields

I want to change a date in a field within my word document, and have it update a couple other fields automatically within the same document. The behavior I'm seeking is basically the same as what a ...
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Microsoft Word 2010 crashing when opening a second Word document while first is still open

Things I've tried: Fresh OS, more RAM, SSD Reinstall x86 Office 2010 All updates, etc. are current Scanned using malware bytes (any other program needed?) Disabled all add-ins It doesn't give an ...
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145 views

Repeating Information In Word, Like A 2“ x 2” Header

I have a document template setup that is basically a giant table with a left column and a right column. The entire page has a header with a logo and a pattern that spans the whole width of the page. ...
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344 views

How to make the tab stick in Microsoft Word 2010?

For example if I use the Insert tab and then click in the document, the Ribbon goes back to Home. How to make the Insert tab stick, that is for Word to stay on the last tab I have used?
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2k views

Is it possible to exclude an area from printing in Word 2010?

There is some content that is automatically populated in one of our Word document templates. I was wondering if it is possible to have this zone visible when looking at the document, but not have it ...
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MS Office 2010 Word change character encoding

I have a document that is not written in English but in other European language and when I open it in MS Word 2010 there are several characters displayed not properly. How can I change the encoding of ...
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“Advance Properties” for Microsoft 2010

I have been trying to add the "Date Completed" in "Advanced Properties" for a Word document. I have selected "Date" as my "Type," put "1/10/12" and "January 10, 2012," hit "add," and it shows in the ...
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How do I share a Quick Style Set I have created?

I have created a Quick Style Set in Word 2010 that I would like to share with colleagues. I have called this QSS OurReport. Another web site suggested the following For Windows 7, the folder should be ...
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Word 2010 - Can't set default style and normal.dotm changes do not appear to “stick”

I have Microsoft Word 2010 32-bit running on Windows 7 64-bit. Ultimately I want to eradicate extra spaces after a carriage return for any new blank documents. No method that I have tried so far ...
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Can't change text color in Microsoft Word 2010

I have Microsoft Office 2010 32-bit running on Windows 7 32-bit. When text is highlighted and a color is selected from the mini-toolbar or the ribbon, the text does not change color. If I change the ...
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3k views

Choose Color for Individual Comments

I'm using Word 2010 (Windows). I want to change the color of individual comments. I can change the color of all comments through "Change Tracking Options", but this isn't exactly what I want. Is there ...
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Office 2010 macro issues

I have some macro enabled word documents that worked fine in Word 2003, but in 2010 I cannot get the macro security settings to behave properly. When I first open a macro enabled document, I get this ...
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391 views

Scroll Lock Equivalent In Word 2007/2010?

In excel you can use the scroll lock key to toggle the arrow keys to move about the spreadsheet. Can this be done in Word? If so, how?
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149 views

How can I force MS Office 2010's spell check feature to correct misspellings automatically? (not autocorrect)

In Microsoft Office 2010, autocorrect automatically corrects some typos and stuff like that as I type. However, spell check does not. I get a red squiggly line when it detects a misspelling, which is ...
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1answer
184 views

MS Word Export to PDF Makes Images Soft

We have a bunch of letterheads that we have created in MS Word for Mac. These looks great on the mac and when we make them into a PDF they still look great. When trying them on a PC, they still look ...
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1answer
2k views

Convert templates from Word 2003 to Word 2010

What should I consider when converting/re-creating templates from Word 2003 to Word 2010?