Office 2013 is a version of Microsoft Office released in January 2013.

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Microsoft Office 15 Applications display errors when attempting to preview in Windows Explorer

In Windows Explorer (WIN 7 Pro SP1, 64-bit), if I click on a file belonging to any of the 3 Office programs that Explorer will preview in the Preview pane, I get an error, and no preview is generated. ...
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Office 2013 First Time Run video plays every time

I have a user running Office 2013 (32-bit) on Windows 7 Professional (SP1). Every time they open an Office application, they get shown the First Run video. Office is fully updated, and I have run a "...
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How to prevent Word 2013 from detecting a comma used as a thousands separator as a grammar mistake?

I have a text, which contains a lots of numbers, in which a comma is used as a thousands separator like this: 1,000, meaning one thousand. When I check spelling and grammar Word underlines these ...
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How to make excel SUMUP values of multiple rowkeys in a two-dimensional lookup to return sumed up values in a corresponding cell

So I have this challenge with a set of data arrangement and by merging the VLOOKUP and MATCH strings I was able to get my result but there is a little hiccup! Pasted below is the merged string that ...
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Set Outlook 2013 font color in the registry

I want to set the default font color in Outlook 2013 via registry but I can't find the right key. Do you guys have any idea?
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Create a calculated field in Outlook to be used in views

I know how to use VBA to create a user defined field for a folder. Is there anyway I can create a user defined calculated field that is global that I can use in views? I want it global so I don't ...
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Is there a way to set my own Office 2013 background?

In Office 2013, in most of the applications, there is a general options page. On this page, there is a place to select an Office Theme and the Office background. The Office Background give a list of ...
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How do I create an aggregate report in Access 2013?

I'm new to Office and struggling to create what should be a simple report. I've got a tablet with customer demographic information: everything from first name, last name to age and ethnicity. I want ...
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Dragging recurring Calendar event from all day to a time slot does not change entire series

We currently are on Office 2013 with server side on 2013 Exchange as well. This question is on behalf of a staff member we support. She explained that in the the past they were able to drag an all-...
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Add Text to Microsoft Office Content Control Date Picker

I am creating a template document that allows a user to pick a date and it will insert the date in the document with some formatted text. i.e. if the person picked today's date, it would output 14th ...
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Office 2013: Pasting graph from Excel changes decimal separator. Changing the format code turns my axis values into zeroes

I have created charts in Excel 2013 where I have managed to change the decimal separators to points instead of commas (I'm on a Swedish computer). When pasting these charts to Powerpoint (or Word for ...
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Office 2013 SP1 being offered to system that has SP1 installed already

We're preparing to upgrade from Office 2007 to Office 2013 ProPlus. I've downloaded the "Office 2013 ProPlus SP1" ISO from Microsoft VLSC and installed it on my system. The installed version (...
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OneNote 2013: What is this page area called, and how do I enlarge the fonts there?

I cannot find the name of the area where page tables of contents are held. Also, the font is a tad small and I want to make that font a couple of points larger. The older OneNote 2010 has larger fonts ...
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How do I force Excel to open documents with add-ins when another application has opened Excel process?

When MATLAB R2015b interacts with Excel, it opens one Excel process and then keeps the process open until MATLAB is closed. When this happens, if I try to open a spreadsheet through File Explorer, it ...
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Does Word 2013 support templates being linked to other templates?

I would like to have one master template for items common to all of them and specific templates linked to it for specific documents. Can this be done? The topic has been brought up here, but that ...
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Remount thumb drive after Windows turns the screen off then on?

I have a few files on a thumb drive. I'm editing them in-place on a laptop running Windows 8.1. The laptop is using its power adapter, and it is not on battery. All software is fully patched, expect ...
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Captions gets extra line between object

My problem is pretty annoying I am adding caption to my table, image etc any object And these captions sometimes gets extra new line I mean an empty line between caption and the object When i ...
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After remote desktop session, windows on host do not refresh properly

When I return to my Windows 8.1 machine after having accessed it remotely many of the windows do not redraw. The worst case is Outlook 2013 which when brought active only refreshes a few of the ...
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How can I fix OneNote 2013 so it splits long documents across pages?

I have the opposite problem of many people. I have OneNote 2013 and I want it to insert my documents sent via "Send to OneNote" as split across multiple pages, but it always puts all the slides on one ...
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Autoformat Horizontal Rule Lines span multiple lines

I often add a series of hyphens (-) to my work to create a horizontal rule line between different sections. As expected, the hyphens automatically convert to a separator. However, in some ...
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Missed Outlook meeting notifications, how to make them more obvious?

I use Outlook 2013 at work to remind me of meetings and appointments. However, when the reminder pops up, all that happens is the Outlook icon in the system tray glows orange: It doesn't blink or ...
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What is the purpose of these REG_BINARY keys for Office add-ins?

While in the process of troubleshooting an Office add-in issue the other day, I noticed via procmon that Microsoft stores some binary registry keys for each add-in. For example, under ...
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OSPP.VBS cmd prompt

I am running into a problem with running the following command in cmd to retrieve the last 5 digits of my Office key. The command prompt is as follows: cscript “C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft ...
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Windows Update detects one 32 bit update when I have 64 bit Office 2013 installed

I have MS Office 2013 Standard installed on Windows 10. Post installation I ran Windows Update to installed the latest updates. All the updates installed except this one: Update for Microsoft ...
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MS Office 2010 with standalone Access

I have Office 2010 on my computer and a couple of years ago decided to get Microsoft Access. Microsoft were happy to sell me a standalone Access 2013 download which I duly installed and have been ...
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Remove paragraph spacing after from every paragraph in powerpoint

In Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2013, is there a easy a way to remove the Paragraph -> Spacing -> After and set it to 0 on every paragraph in every slide within the PowerPoint?
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Printing from Office 2013

when I try to print some documents downloaded from email I get a message that says "print from apps only." What does that mean? What do I need to do to print the document.
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How can I change default owner when defining new tasks, if multiple accounts are configured?

In Outlook 2013, how can I change default owner when defining new tasks, if multiple accounts are configured? It seems to select always the same owner and there's no way I can change it... This is ...
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Temporarily disable Onedrive for Business in Office 2013

I'm using a PC with Office 2013, including OneDrive for Business 2013 (SkyDrive, Groove, etc), and am having problems with apps hanging. I have a folder synced with a corporate Sharepoint 2013 over ...
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Replace Normal.dotm via GPO not working

I don't even want to ask as it seems such a simple problem, but I fear I have to as none of the google suggestions worked for me. I am trying to replace the "Normal.dotm" file which is located in %...
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formatting numbers in multiple choice questions - MS Word

I have a document that has multiple choice questions from different sections of a test software. When I cut and past, it keeps starting with number 1 for each section. How do I have things number ...
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Inventory list in Excel

I'm posting this as a new question, because the first one I posted wasn't very clear. I'm making an inventory list in Excel, combined with a giveaway/borrow list. There are 3 spreadsheets containing ...
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Excel 2013 VBA Macro when another workbook is opened and closed will leave the empty Excel Window

Excel 2013 VBA Macro,when another workbook is opened programmatically from active workbook, it will open in different excel window (due SDI behaviour). When that workbook is closed from the active ...
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Can not find script file “C:\ProgramData\office2013\OFFICEICON.vbs”

Can not find script file "C:\ProgramData\office2013\OFFICEICON.vbs". The above error shows when uninstalling any program. Please advice to resolve this error.
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Set language for comments in Office 2013

I have Polish version of Word in Office 2013, though I'm working mostly with English language documents. So far, when I was opening any document with language set to English, it was used for spell ...
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Mircrosoft Office activation “revoked” after Windows 10 upgrade [closed]

I upgraded my system from Win7 to Win10 (6 weeks ago) without any troubles. On Win7 I had installed Office2013 with a volume license (key integrated in installer file), provided by my university. This ...
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Is it possible to disable smooth movement of the cursor in Office 2013/windows 10?

In office 2013 under windows 10, the text cursor appears to glide across the page smoothly, instead of advancing a character width at a time when I'm typing. I actually find this rather disconcerting, ...
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OneNote crashes on sync completion

Having some trouble on a Surface Pro 3 with OneNote 2013. The program seems to crash immediately upon syncing to Onedrive. The sync is successful, but the program crashes and restarts immediately ...
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Activate MS Office 2013 without email used to activate it initially?

I am trying to activate Microsoft Office 2013 on a laptop. It was previously installed by another IT worker, and they used a Microsoft Account to activate the license. They are no longer with the ...
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Installed Ms Office files to setup files?

I actually have office 2013 pro 64 bit (activated version) Now i want to install office 2016 (64 bit version only). so i followed the process in this link (see answer of Andre Da Costa ) http://...
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Can I set a per-computer Office 2013 background?

I use Office 2013 (Word, Outlook, XL, PPT) on two different computers with the same account. I would like to set different Office backgrounds on the two computers to make it easier to tell them apart ...
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How to protect Word footnotes or endnotes from accidental deletion?

It's very easy when correcting a document to delete a footnote, since they are marked by small characters It's easy to miss them and to delete a paragraph without noticing that at the same time a ...
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Is it possible to create a new Office Background?

If you go to any Office app, there's this option called Office Background: Can I create one of my own?
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Office 2013 installation fails trying to modify Microsoft Uighur Bold (MSUIGHUB.TTF) font

I am trying to install a DreamSpark (education) copy of Microsoft Office 2013. While installing, the following error occurs: Error 1321. Setup cannot modify the file C:\Windows\Fonts\MSUIGHUB....
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Microsoft Office Error: Help viewer cannot continue

Microsoft Office programs are displaying the pop-up "The help viewer has encountered an unexpected problem and cannot continue" when attempting to open office help. Running Office repair and ...
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Office 2013 move to new account

I have a version of excel 2013 home and business (1PC) linked to my windows account and would like to give that license to a colleague (to switch to 365 myself). Is that possible without hassle? Or ...
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Office 2013 switches to East Asian font when autocorrecting

I'm using Word 2013 to type some documents with math symbols. Since I need to use them frequently, I decided to turn on autocorrect math everywhere, and added in some custom mappings, such as \union ...
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How to enable and disable building blocks in Word 2013

I use building blocks when I am writing in Microsoft Word 2013 as I write some words or sentences rather often. But sometimes, when I'm writing something totally different, word keeps popping up ...
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Office 2013 Activation error

I am having trouble with Office 2013 software that appears to activate the license on the computer, but.. 1-2 weeks later comes Activation error code ( 0x80070054 ). This is an MAK license key ( ...
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Ctrl-V not working in Word 2013

I am running Word 2013 on a Windows 7 (this is a work computer) and I can use Ctrl-C and Ctrl-X, but Ctrl-V just produces a slight 'ding' sound and does not paste. I have to use the right click menu. ...