Application suite from Microsoft which includes always Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Depending on what edition of Microsoft Office you have you can also have OneNote, Outlook, Publisher and Access.

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Any way to move Office Starter To-Go to a non-flash drive?

Microsoft's Office Starter edition has an interesting option to create a portable version on a USB flash drive using the "Microsoft Office Starter To-Go Device Manager". This creates a portable ...
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How do we view and resolve the difference between my version and the server version of a file?

In our MS Office Upload Center, I have a file: Name MyFile.docx Location d.docs.live.net/2234hksjdfhk2j34/Documents/Work/ (this is OneDrive) Last in Sync 10/26/2014 2:50 PM Status Please Refresh ...
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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 ...
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MS Word inappropriate tooltip repeatedly appears

I find in MS Word 2010 that when I have a chart in my document, whenever I leave the cursor still, a tooltip appears telling me that I am hovering over the chart area (see image below). Is there any ...
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Activate Excel Add-Ins as part of Deployment?

I am using the office customization tool to create an unattended installation file for Microsoft Office 2010 pro plus. I have everything setup as I like, except that I need the excel add-ins activated ...
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E-Learning Web Authoring

The company I work for creates online courses for operation and maintenance of various equipment. Currently, we write the courses in Word. We have an XML schema that is applied to the document. The ...
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Excel 2013 not starting properly

At our office we all work with Office 2013. Today one of our employees was unable to start Excel. It seems that the program does start, but only shows a very limited screen: I am unable to minimize, ...
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Powerpoint 2010: Reapply last text color with keyboard / Default action with ribbon hotkeys

In Powerpoint 2010 one can click the text-color chooser to reapply the last color selected. However, when navigating to it with the ribbon hotkeys – in the German version [Alt], R, F, B – the color-...
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How to Tweak Office 2016 Theme Colors?

Just started using the 2016 Office Black theme. I love it, except that the snooze text is light grey on white, which is not readable... Any idea how to change it to black?
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default paragraph font vs. underlying properties

I am creating new character styles and I do not grasp what the difference is between based on either default paragraph font or underlying properties. I'd appreciate any suggestion.
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Word 2016: How to Verify Height of Automatically Formatted Cell in Table?

I inserted a lot of tables in a Word 2016 document and later noticed that some came out inconsistent in terms of height -- probably due to the "Space After" option selected immediately prior to ...
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Office 365 - didn't ask me which drive to install onto - how can I move it?

I just installed Office 365. I expected it to ask me where I wanted it installed - it didn't, just slapped it into '%PROGRAMFILES%' How can I move it to some location other than the C: drive ? ...
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Skype for Business & Lync 2010 Compatibility

I am looking at upgrading to Skype for Business (which is part of Office 2016) with my MSDN license at work. Currently we are using the 2010 version of Lync Server. Will Skype for Business connect to ...
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When creating a filtering rule in outlook, how can I search for a string that includes the " character? Is there an escape character?

Let's say I'm creating a rule where if the first line of the message body is this, I want to move it to a specific folder: Someone in your group has moved this to "place". So as far as I can see,...
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Microsoft Office 2010 Filter Packs version x86 or x64

I have just installed Windows 7 Ultimate x64 and Microsoft Office 2010 Professionall Plus x86 (i.e. the 32-bit NOT the 64-bit Office version as recommended by Microsoft). Now I also want to install ...
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Modify default hyphen bullet point in Office

A quick way to add bullet points in the Office suite is to just use the hyphen + Enter command (it works in Stackexchange too, not pictured): - AAA - BBB Now, the default bullet for this list is a ...
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Ms office 2010 not working in fedora 22 in wine

i am new in Linux, Using fedora 22 beta. i have installed wine. Then installed ms office standard 2010 package. Everything was okay except the Ms power point.Then thought as we do in windows, i will ...
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Save a autorecovered word document with the original file name

Word auto-recovers documents that were not saved properly. Occasionally, our network reboots computers, if I have left a document open (which I do often) to continue working on it the next day, the ...
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Cannot install Visio Professional 2013 after installing Office Professional Plus 2013

On a freshly installed Windows 8.1 (x64) computer, I successfully installed Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2013 (x64). I then proceeded to install Microsoft Visio Professional 2013 (x64) [all of ...
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VBA substitute for Microsoft Office RT?

I've been working on VBA-based applications for automating Excel and other MS Office applications. Now I'd like to expand to MS Office RT, but I've read that Office RT has no VBA support. Is there any ...
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How do I get an event to fire when the slide changes in PowerPoint?

I already know of two supposed fixes, which I will list below, along with the reason they don't work for me. The first is to use the SlideShowNextSlide subroutine. The problem with this is that it ...
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How to change the theme of only one Office program

I can change the theme of an Office program (say Word) by the instructions here, and it works perfectly. However, if I then open another Office program (maybe Excel), the theme has changed in that ...
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How do I get rid of this Windows Installer error?

After upgrading Windows Installer version from 3.0 to 3.1 on Windows XP Pro SP2, and then installing SP3 for XP (which includes Windows Installer 4.5) I started having these errors. When I log on to ...
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edit equations in PowerPoint 2011 (mac) that were saved in PowerPoint 2010 (windows)

I'm trying to edit a file that was saved in PowerPoint 2010, on Windows. I'm using PowerPoint 2011 on Mac OSX. The problem is that any text box that has an equation in it is un-editable (rendered as ...
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Why is my Office 2010 download always resulting in “installation of this package failed”?

Everytime I visit https://www20.downloadoffice2010.microsoft.com/usa/registerkey.aspx?ref=backup&culture=en-US In order to download a backup up copy of both a "MS OFFICE 2010 Home and Business" ...
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How can I link an EPS file into Word for Mac 2011?

I'm trying to import an EPS file generated in ChemDraw into Word for Mac. I've used the Insert>Picture and Insert>Object options and have chosen to "Link to file". However, it appears that the EPS is ...
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Can I restrict the formatting of a Powerpoint 2010 document?

This is an option in Word (under Review > Protect > Formatting restrictions). However, this option doesn't seem to exist in Powerpoint. I want users to be able to add content to a Powerpoint template ...
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Microsoft Account activation incomplete (invalid email)

I created MS Account by entering an incorrect email address. Then I assigned to that account (prior to activation) promotional product Office 2013 (upgrade from 2010) using the site office.com/offer. ...
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Create an Outlook Quick Step for every user on a certain computer?

I need to create a quick step that shows up on every Outlook account on a certain computer. It shouldn't be added to the user's roaming profile, although it's not terrible if that happens. It would ...
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Typing math formulas in LaTex and getting them in MathType format?

I am asked to type some math formulas that can work in Microsoft Office and MathType equation editor. But I only have access to Ubuntu 12.04 near me, there is LibreOffice available under Ubuntu as ...
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Disable Office Dialog Boxes

I'd like to disable as many Microsoft Office dialogue boxes as possible. For example, in Excel, there is a "Welcome to Page Break Preview" dialogue box that will sometimes appear when printing a ...
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Microsoft Office Localization

I have installed a language pack for Microsoft Office 2010 in order to be able to spell check another language. Now the Event Log messages for Microsoft Office are appearing in that language. The ...
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Spell Check not working in Word 2007

Spell check and grammar check not working in Word 2007 Pro. Its definately enabled, the dictionary is correct, clicking on "check spelling" button says the spell check is complete, when it is not. ...
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Make the file author property readonly - MS-Word 2007

I just want to know is there a way of locking a MS-Word files author, while keeping the document editable in MS-Word 2007 currently you create a document save the document right click on the ...
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Create view based on table in MS VISIO 2003

I'm working on a physical ERD in Microsoft Visio 2003, and I want to create some views based on only one table. Right now I've having to manually add all the columns from parent table. Is there a ...
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How to auto-update exports of a document?

Assuming I have a document Report.docx which gets frequently updated and has exports as say Report.pdf and Report.md. How do I adjust Word to automatically update the PDF and Markdown-Versions of the ...
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Power Point: How do I generate this character in mathcal?

(Mathcal is a font used in Latex https://proofwiki.org/wiki/Symbols:%5Cmathcal) I have posted the question on Tex SE and it was closed http://tex.stackexchange.com/questions/313269/how-to-use-...
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Microsoft Word 2016 no top spacing on pagebreak

When doing an pagebreak Word 2016 removes the top margin on the first paragraph. When doing an section break the margin is correct. I first thought that I have some options enabled but there is no ...
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Is there an option to smooth those segmented lines in Visio 2013?

When I open a Visio 2007 Document or I create a new Document in Visio 2013 the Line-Curve Connector is shown as several segmented lines instead of real curve lines as was done in Visio 2003 - 2007. ...
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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 put name and registration number in a form

I'm creating a database which stores client related information, in which there are two tables:   A. Client registration   B. Work done. So I have created 2 forms:   a. ...
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How to add a constant text to all headings in Office Word

In an effort to manually change my Office Word document to Latex, I would like to change all text with heading style with a text containing the \section{heading}, in which heading is the actual text ...
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Upgrading Office 2010 to 2016 - How to save settings and customizations?

We are about to upgrade from Office 2010 to 2016 (including Outlook). Our IT dept says this requires an uninstall of 2010 because of the way our license bundling works. My question is: how do I ...
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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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Microsoft Outlook has stopped working Exception code: 0xc0000005

I have an issue after installing a language pack for office now outlook doesn't start after I made the new language the default language:" Faulting application name: OUTLOOK.EXE, version: 16.0.4351....
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Word 2016, how to align overflowing text on multiple lines in a list?

I have the following: word misaligned text: I want to achieve something like the following: without all the mess of spaces and tabs (thats how I got the top one). Is there a "proper" way to do ...
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word - how to not add styles to quick styles gallery when pasting text (without using the “paste text only” option)

I am using Word 2013 and I have the following problem. When I paste text from an old document A with old styles in a nice clean document with custom styles in the quick styles gallery, I end up with ...
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Calendar icon is went missing in Skype for Business 2015

calendar icon is missing in Lync AKA Skype for Business 2015. Windows 7 64bit enterprise. Part of Office 2013. Steps I tried: Cleaned Lync cache "C:\Users\Username\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Office\...
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Word template: Set default “paste text without formatting” at a document level

I am creating a word template (Microsoft Word 2013). When someone pastes text into this word document (e.g. from the web), I would like the text to take the default text formatting of the line/...
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Office proofing: Remove a language from the earlier selected languages list

At several office applications one can select the language per word / selected text / whole document. To do so one clicks on review - language - set proofing language. A 'language' windows pops up, ...