Microsoft Office 2010 is an office suite for Windows, and the successor to Office 2007.

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When doing an e-mail merge in Office 2010, Outlook forces me to approve EVERY email sent

When doing an email merge from Excel data, via a Word template, into Outlook (all Office 2010), I get the dialog displayed above. For every single email, I have to wait 5 seconds, then click the Allow ...
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Is there a way to customize this mini hovering toolbar?

I want to add the strike-through icon there
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Multiple select and format in MS Word 2010

In MS word 2003 was a feature when searching (CTRL+F) to check "Select all". Then you can apply format to all found fragments. In MS word 2010 you can highlight similar way. But I can't find how you ...
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Re-install after Re-format

I have lost the Office Home and Student 2010 disk, but I have my product key. How can I download the software and then apply my key?
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How to prevent system locale sniffing in MS Office (and other apps)

I'm hoping someone here might help me with a problem that's driving me mad for many, many months. Some background: I'm running a Windows 7 x64 Ultimate SP1 in English, all language, regional, and ...
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How do I remove my SkyDrive information from Office?

I store my OneNote notebooks on SkyDrive. On my work computers, Office 2010 retains my SkyDrive info (I installed the sign in assistant as suggested; I don't know what effect this has). I'm now ...
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Is there anyway to co-author with the Excel 2010 Desktop App?

I'm wondering if there is clean way to co-author with the Excel 2010 desktop App? Now, or possibly this could be a placeholder for the future. The current answer seems to be no with Excel 2010 desktop ...
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Change default setting on toolbar button MS Office 2010

Word 2010 When I open a folder and click on "view" I would like the default to be "Details" rather than "Icons". How do I change the default setting on the toolbar button?
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Office 2010 prompts for login to SharePoint when editing local documents

I have MS Office 2010 installed and we have intranet sites using SharePoint 2007 and 2010. When I open a document from my hard drive or create a new document in Word or Excel, I get a prompt to login ...
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Microsoft Word 2010 not spell checking some paragraphs / sections

Microsoft Word 2010 (Professional) is not spell checking some paragraphs for some reason but I would like it to do so. If I crtl a > under review tab, language, set proofing language dialogue box > ...
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Assembling Word Doc using Data from Excel- MS Office 2010

I have a questionnaire that users complete. It is in Excel. After users complete the questionnaire I would like to be able to generate a Word document that contains their answers. For example "The ...
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“Windows cannot open this file” error for PPTX and XSLX files

I'm running Windows XP SP3, MS Office 2010 Professional Plus. I'm having trouble with .pptx and .xlsx files. I know that they're suposed to be associated with MS Powerpoint/Excel 2007+, but for some ...
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Outlook email addresses erasing every time the computer is rebooted

Using Microsoft Outlook 2010 on a network with a Microsoft Exchange Server 2010. The Exchange Server is the only email address associated with my Outlook. Have not had any problems for over a year, ...
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Microsoft Office 2010 Starter stop working

Recently my Office Starter 2010 stopped working and asked to be repaired, I do so but still is not working. Is there some way to uninstall and install Office Starter 2010? I searched on Google but ...
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Exchange – two accounts on one Outlook 2010

I’ve got a problem with Outlook 2010 and Office 365 Exchange Online. I try to configure two account on one Outlook. First I add my primary account (lets says first@ms.com) and then I add second ...
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Office 2010 Pro Plus Install Failure - Setup cannot find ProPlusr.WW\ProPrWW2.cab

I'm attempting to install Office 2010 Pro Plus on a netbook running WWindows 7 Starter but the installer prompts for a file location: Setup cannot find ProPlusr.WW\ProPrWW2.cab. Browse to a valid ...
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Can I install Outlook 2007 when I already have Office 2010 Home?

I purchased a new computer using Windows 7 and to my dismay it did not come with MS Outlook. Since I have already purchased the Office 2007 for my laptop, can I install just the Outlook 2007 to use ...
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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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How to deploy an Excel/Word Add-In in a Company?

I've an Excel and a Word Add-In and want to deploy them for a whole company. They are working with Windows Serer 2008 R2, Windows 7 and Office 2010. The network is managed with Active Directory. The ...
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How to reset Office 2007/2010 (Outlook and Word) normal template back to default on Vista/Windows7

A friend has messed up email and word by changing the default font, colour and all sorts. She wants the defaults back. I believe this can be done by deleting Normal.dotm (where ever it is hidden) but ...
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Why does Word 2010 create such huge PDF files?

I have noticed only now that my Word 2010 (docx) documents that are just a single page long and include a simple WMF vector graphic and a bit of text are almost 1 MB large. The Word document is only ...
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Pivot Tables in Excel

I have a Pivot Table counting occurrences of a product on a computer. So the rows are the name of a computer. The columns are Adobe products. The last column is a COUNTA, so every machine that has a ...
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How to use MS office 2007 and MS Office 2010 simultaneously on a single Vista?

Recently I installed MS Office 2010 as a separate installation(not upgrade) on my Windows Vista. I want to use both MS office 2007 and MS Office 2010. But whenever I switch to Word 2007 from Word 2010 ...
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How can I make Word 2007 / 2010 email its content, with my Signature?

Users have a requirement to send word documents in the body of an email (not as an attachment), and to include a signature in all email correspondence. Users are currently using Send to Mail ...
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MS-Office 2010 Professional Plus - Change Product Key error

I installed MS-Office 2010 Professional Plus 1 month ago. But now it is giving error when I open any of its product like Outlook, Word, Excel etc. Please help me what can I do for that? I do not ...
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Modifying Business Card View in Outlook

The owner of my company prefers the Outlook Business Card view. I am tasked with adding the "referred by" field to this view, also making it a searchable field. I can do it individually, one by one, ...
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Viewing office 2010 documents in Internet Explorer

I have office 2010 (32 bits) on windows 7 (64bits). When viewing documents coming from our intranets (Moss 2010 or SharePoint 2003), the documents are opened inside the Office 2010 applications. In ...
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How to show current chapter in Word 2010

I want to create a header in my Word document. This header should show the current chapter title with its number and text. I already found a solution for Office 2003, but I am using Word 2010. Could ...
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Searching for a word or phrase in Windows Server 2008 R2 / Terminal Services

We have several Terminal Services users who are migrating to Windows Server 2008 R2 and Office 2010 from Server 2003 and Office 2003. One of the questions that has come up as a result of all this is: "...
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Restore OneNote Ribbon from backup

I made a full system backup (drive image) of my machine, then re-installed everything. I went from Windows 7 Home-Premium to Professional. I can't figure out what files I need to restore from the ...
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Microsoft Word: never save personal information

There is a button in Word Document Properties at the bottom of the Details tab: "Remove Properties and Personal information". I got tired of clicking on it, then saving a copy, then renaming it back (...
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How do I install Office 2010 on Windows 8 when the setup stops working?

I have installed Windows 8 developer preview. Now i want install Microsoft Office 2010 on it but when i click on setup, it shows an error message Microsoft setup bootstrapper has stopped working. ...
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Where is the help for OneNote?

I'm using Microsoft OneNote 2010. I see the ribbon (Draw). I see "Lasso Select", "Panning Hand" an various 'pens'. I want to know how to use them. I hover the cursor over them - nada. I click shift-F1 ...
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How can I fix a missing MSVCR90.dll file error?

After installing Office Home and Business 2010, SP1 and all Windows Updates, whenever I try to run Excel, I get this message... The program can't start because MSVCR90.dll is missing from your ...
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Outlook 2010 won't allow IMAP folders to be searched

In Outlook 2010 on a computer running Windows 7 Professional, I can search for email messages in non-IMAP folders, but not those in my two IMAP folders (SENT and INBOX). However, this feature on ...
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Double-clicking on Office 2010 shortcut only opens in minimized mode, not full screen

After installing Office Home and Business 2010, I doubled clicked on the Word icon (I created shortcuts for all Office applications). I expected it to open up in fullscreen view. However, it opens ...
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Common Microsoft Office 2010 crash

Just recently I have installed office professional 2010 on my laptop. Whenever I open up any program from Office such as Word, Excel, Power Point, etc. The program will shut down and I cannot load or ...
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Word 2010 content control compatibility with OpenOffice

I have documents created in Word 2010 with plain text content controls which are used as templates for letters. However when I open the documents in OpenOffice 3.3 Writer the text in these content ...
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How to open Word document on a shared drive, in read-only mode, every time?

Is there a way in Office 2010 Pro, to always open the document as read-only when I open it? At work we store documents on a shared drive. The problem is, quite often someone may need to edit it, but ...
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Office Compatability Pack: no print in the context menu

I am generating docx files in my application. I want to print them out (by calling shell execute with the verb "print"). It works on PCs with Office 2007 or 2010 and it works on one PC with the ...
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Reset to default language in Outlook 2010 on Windows 7

In Outlook 2010, if I accidently, hit left Ctrl-Shift, my language changes. I keep hitting it and get a new language, but I can't get back to English. How do I reset back to my default language? ...
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How can I define template specific Ribbons in Word 2010?

In older versions of Microsoft Word one could define menus and toolbars and store them in templates. They only appeared when the corresponding templates are loaded. I want the same effect with Ribbons ...
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Outlook 2010 Authenticated RSS Feed

I am running Windows 7 x64 with Office 2010. I have a RSS feed on the same domain as my workstation. The feed requires authentication. I have enabled the 'Synchronize RSS Feeds to the Common Feed ...
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Can I still make my Microsoft Office 2010 Starter work again after an Office trial I installed has expired?

I have Microsoft Office 2010 Starter on my Windows 7 laptop when I bought it. At some point, I installed a trial version of Microsoft Publisher 2010. Now, neither Word Starter nor Excel Starter ...
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Office 2010: Download features now, not on demand

Office 2010 (the trial version, home and student edition) tries to download features when I use them the first time (e.g. Hyphenation). Is there a way to tell it to download certain/all features now, ...
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IE9 behind authenticated proxy prompts for credentials when opening office documents

Here is the scenario: Logged into a Windows 7 Enterprise SP1 computer with Internet Explorer 9, behind a proxy (squid I think, though not set up by our organisation) which uses current Windows ...
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Where is the bug reporting/feedback for Office/Excel?

I've found a bug in Excel, and I'm trying to find the place to report it to Microsoft. Normally I would check Microsoft Connect. But not only is there no active place to submit feedback on Office, ...
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VSS backup denied access to Office 2010's Q drive (Event ID 12348)

While trying to do a backup on a new netbook with Windows 7 Starter, I'm getting the following error in the Event Viewer: Event ID 12348 Volume Shadow Copy Service warning: VSS was denied ...
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Two formats for contacts in Outlook 2010

I'm using Outlook 2010 on Windows 7. Most of my contacts look like this, which is how I want them: However, some of my contacts look like this instead: Why is this, and how can I make all my ...
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Microsoft OneNote: setting a global page template

I am currently using Microsoft Office 2010. In OneNote, I know how to set a default page template for the current section. However, I was wondering if I could set a default page template for the ...