Office 2007, also known as Office 12, is a version of Microsoft Office. This release featured a new interface known as the Fluid Interface, or the Ribbon.

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Remove account-associated profile picture in Outlook 2007

Our company account/email-address is showing a profile picture in outgoing mails. So if I send a mail to someone, that person will see the picture right next to the email address in the header of that ...
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Double click on .doc opens Word but not the document

This has happened a few times on our staff laptops. A user has recieved a .doc attachment in Outlook 2007 but when they double click on the attchment it opens word but not the attachment (such as the ...
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How do you copy raw Microsoft Word fields codes to another text document?

Is it possible to copy text from a Word document containing field codes, so that when asted into another application, the FIELD CODES REMAIN AS RAW TEXT. i.e. something like This is about whales { ...
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Is there a way to configure Office 2007 to use other color schemes?

The 3 color schemes (blue, silver, black) available in Office 2007 provide poor differentiation for active windows. It is really hard to locate the currently active editor (Word) window at a quick ...
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Extracting Data from Excel Binary file

I need to write a macro to extract data from an Excel Binary file and tabulate it in a different excel file. The source excel file has sheets recorded in individual cells. Can this be done and if yes, ...
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Office 2007 Setup prompts for PptLR.cab

While running Office 2007 Ultimate Setup on Windows 7 box, I get this error message - "Setup cannot find PowerPoint.en-us\PptLR.cab". This file is very much present in the setup folder. It gives me ...
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Why is my Current Printer unavailable in Office?

Whenever I try to print any document from Microsoft Office 2007 in Windows Vista 64-bit there is a great possibility that the print job will fail with the following error message: Current printer ...
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Microsoft JScript in Office 2013 compatibility

I just read the following article about InfoPath 2013 Development: Choosing a Programming Language: InfoPath provides the options to program by using four versions of the InfoPath object ...
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Save Pages of a Document as Separate Documents

I am currently using MS-Word 2007 (.docx) format. I have a Word Document with the following Pages: Page 1: Event Details Page 2: Event Description Page 3: Rules and Regulations Page 4: Event Budget ...
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The file is open by another user

Help me to hunt down a question. Then I am trying to open or save a spreadsheet in excel it always shows me a downloading status bar without any progress. After few minutes the file opens or not. ...
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How to make a 6-part brochure in Publisher 2007?

I was trying Microsoft Publisher 2007 and I was trying to make a brochure. I picked the standard theme Marker. After I finished working with it, I noticed I couldn't make the back page. How can I ...
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Word Document Saving very slowly

I am proving support for a user who is using office 2007 on a windows XP machine. When saving a word document, the application hangs for more than a minute or two before saving. Excel and powerpoint ...
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Outlook does not show desktop notifications on a message receive

I have a number of accounts in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007, a folder for each and a rule which moves message for appropriate folder. Also it has to show a desktop notification. But it doesn't! I ...
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Setting up a column of “enum”-fields in Excel

I'd like to setup a column in excel with several fixed possible values (like 'in-progress', 'done', 'canceled'). I'd like to set it up so the only possible values in these column are from the fixed ...
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Can't edit a specific document in Word 2007

I have a document in Word 2007 that seems to be read only. There are forms in the document that I can type in, but I can't edit or reformat the rest of the document. There is probably a setting ...
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Rotating a Text Box in Word 2007

Is it possible to rotate a Text Box in Word 2007 by, say, 180 degrees? I'd rather not have to convert the text to an image.
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How do I add a version number field to an office 2007 docx document?

I've been having a crack at using fields in Word 2007 and have hit a slight stumbling block. I want to add a field which I can use in several parts of the document to represent the current version ...
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How do I force excel (and other office products) to stop opening files in the same application?

Whenever I "double click" on an Excel file and another Excel file is open, the newly opened file automatically opens in the same application window as the previously opened Excel file. This isn't ...
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Custom Header and Footer for both new and existing documents

I edited the "Normal" template to include the header and footer that i want. it works as expected only on new documents. Is there a way to define header and footer that will be automatically added to ...
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why does Windows 7 x64 Explorer.exe suddenly gobble up all available RAM and slow my system to a crawl?

UPDATE: RESOLVED - see my answer below Frequently, while I'm navigating through folders in a Windows Explorer window (Explorer.exe, not to be confused with Internet Explorer), suddenly I'll hear my ...
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Is it possible to autoincrement a certain column value in Microsoft Word Tables?

I have a big table on a MS Word 2007 document. The left most column is named 'serial' and it's values increment starting from one. Now, this can be achieved automatically in Excel, is this possible ...
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Paste textbox from Powerpoint to Word as an editable control

I have a Powerpoint 2007 file that contains a number of textboxes and shapes with text on them. I can edit, resize, change the text, etc. in these boxes in Powerpoint. However, if I select an item, ...
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I can't see headers or footers on Word 2007 unless in full screen view

I have a machine on a domain that does not show any headers or footers when viewing documents in word 2007, unless I switch to full screen mode. Other computers can see the headers and footers no ...
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How can I find which Office license key was installed?

I have four computers and for each one I have a license key for Office 2007 Professional. I want to format my PC but I'm afraid that if I do, I won't know which key to re-install! Is there any way ...
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VBA Menu and Toolbars Went Missing

The toolbars (menu bar and quick access bar) are missing in the Visual Basic Editor in Excel. What happened? I can't click anywhere to find them to enable again! e.g. - full size
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Change the image format of thumbnails created in word 2013

I have noticed that thumbnails in Word 2013 are saved in emf format. Thumbnails in Word 2007 are saved in wmf format. Is there any way to configure Word 2013 to save in the wmf? In fact are there ...
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Using installed arabic fonts on Windows XP

I recently installed This arabic font package (for the coolness!) and I want to try writing with it but they show up as BOXES in Word 2007. Why? how can I make the glyphs show up properly?
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Vertical alignment problem in textbox in Microsoft Word 2007

I pardon as its not a programming question at all. But if anybody can answer this it will be usefull for me. In MS word 2007 I drew a textbox and entered some text. Then I right clicked on textbox ...
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Arabic Fonts are gutting reversed while copying from one Word 2007 document to another

I have a word 2007 document in Arabic. I try copying a part of the document to a new Word. The Words get reversed in the new document generated. For example if the original document has the following ...
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How to add a 'second elbow' to an 'elbow arrow connector' in Powerpoint 2007?

I'm trying to put together a relatively complex flow-chart thing -as part of a University assignment (health-related, and gosh, does my university love all things Microsoft Office...). Because of ...
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MS Office documents suddenly become read-only [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: While editing a document in Word 2007 the document suddenly becomes read only This is really annoying. When I work on a Word or Powerpoint document in MS Office 2007, ...
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Automatically resize picture/image in Word?

I'm using Microsoft Word 2007. I have several large screenshots that need to be inserted into the document at various places. When I paste the pictures, I have to manually resize them to fit within ...
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Why is Outlook 2007 resizing images in outgoing and incoming HTML email? How can I fix this?

In my Outlook 2007 client, embedded images in incoming emails appear resized when the message is viewed. The incoming images are resized to 198px wide, despite the original size. If it was larger, it ...
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What can I do if msvcr80.dll is missing?

I have MS-Office 07 setup in my system. But it seems like if its one DLL got corrupted called msvcr80.dll. When I try to install office now, it says Setup cannot find Office.en-us\msvcr80.dll. Browse ...
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How to uninstall/turn off Microsoft Groove 2007

I'm a college student and purchased the Microsoft Office Ultimate 2007 CD for $60. All I really wanted was Word/Powerpoint/Excel/Outlook, but it installs about a half dozen other office products in ...
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Smileys in Outlook, how to prevent it

When I type the emoticon ":)" in Outlook 2007, it turns into a smiley face, as in a face inside of a circle...Is there a way for me to prevent Outlook from doing that? I just want a plain old colon ...
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How can I make Excel documents open in different windows?

Office 2007, Windows Server 2008 x64. How can I make Excel so that when I double-click a document, it opens in a new Excel instance, so that I can easily view them side-by-side as separate windows ...
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Office 2007 cannot find dll

When repairing office 2007 it comes up with a cannot find MSVCR80.dll message. I have extracted office2007.exe and the file is not in there.
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How can I flatten images in a Microsoft Word document?

I'm trying to find a way to flatten images in a Word 2007 document. I want the images that have text/labels placed/layered on top of them to be merged into a single image. Are there any tools or ...
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Excel 2007 does not close properly

I've noticed some odd behavior with Excel 2007 and I'm curious if others have seen this. When clicking the application close (big red X), Excel actually closed down the open workbook, yet leaves the ...
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How to disable anti-spam in Outlook 2007 for specific account?

I don't want email received via one of my Outlook POP3 accounts to be put in the spam folder.
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Text-To-Speech replacement for Word

It seems that Microsoft decided to remove text-to-speech from Word 2007. Is there a decent replacement, preferably that doesn't require a separate application? I'd like it to read directly from word. ...
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office activation error

Please help me activate my Office 2007 Home and Student Edition. I have the product key, but I don't see where to put it and haven't gotten the activation popup (see below): Trying the Internet ...
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Office 2007 Key Goof Up

A friend brought a new Toshiba laptop. That came preloaded with Windows 7 (x64) and Office 2007 Student Edition. He tried a key and it came with a prompt "They key entered is invalid". He, in his ...
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Inline equations in PowerPoint

Is it really true that there is no way at all to insert equations (either Word 2007 math or the old Equation Editor) "inline" in a PowerPoint 2007 slide? It certainly seems to be so, but I have a ...
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How to display a full name instead of an user name when opening a shared file?

When one of my users tries to open a file in Office 2007 he gets a massage "This file can only be opened in read-only mode; blocked by 'another user'. The user doesn't know who 'another user' is. As ...
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Office 2007 destroyed, uninstall impossible, error 1635 (can't open patch package)

At work I'm regularly working with office products such as Word and Excel. I'm using Office Enterprise 2007 and experience a serious problem. Without having changed anything on my office ...
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Word 2007 not opening older files

Due to some administrative restrains, Word 2007 is not opening older files. Same goes for other Office 2007 programs. While trying to open an older file, a popup comes, which directs you to MSDN ...
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How can I disable the 'your formula has an error' pop-up in Excel 2007?

This is driving me absolutely crazy, while I'm in the middle of typing my equations into a cell I like to pre-create the parenthesis sometimes when order of operations is being explicitly set, however ...
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Quick way to convert Excel sheet to XML

How do you easily convert an excel file into a XML file? When trying to save as an XML File, it complains that the file does not have an XML mapping. Clicking help brings up pretty complicated stuff ...