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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Equivalent of LaTeX “eqnarray” in Microsoft Word 2007 equation editor?

In LaTeX one can use the eqnarray environment to display a set of equations aligned horizontally on their equality signs or other element, e.g.: \begin{eqnarray*} x &=& 5! \\ ...
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Convert Microsoft Office .doc files to Office 2007 .docx file from the command line

I need to convert Microsoft Office Word .doc files into the new format (.docx) of Office 2007. I need it to be done via the command line since it's an application where people upload .doc files, and I ...
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MS Access 2003 - Format a Number with Commas AND Auto-Decimal

On a report I have a control bound to a column that can have up to 3 decimal places. I want the number to format with commas separating thousands and millions, but I also want the number of decimal ...
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How to write subscripts in Microsoft Office formulas

I have to write equations that have a lot of subscripts. What is the shortcut key in Microsoft Office to write subscripts in equations?
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How do you get Microsoft Office Live Add-in toolbar to not show up everytime an Office App is opened?

Every time I open MS Office or Excel (2003) on my machine, the Microsoft Live Add-in toolbar is there. I remove it manually, but it always comes back. How do I remove it permanently?
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XP OEM licensing when reinstalling Windows XP

My wife has managed to buy a Dell laptop she was using at her ex-employer that just went bust. The problem with it is the OS (Windows XP) which takes ages to boot and is generally disproportionally ...
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Licensing MS Office on Virtual Machine

I'm running Win XP on Parallels on my two home computers (iMac and MacBook Pro). I'm planning to buy Office 2010 Student version and install it on my virtual XP. How does licensing of MS Office work ...
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Any Application to bind various documents

I communicate with the client using various tools such as MS Outlook,Mailing through Google/ Yahoo accounts, sending Word or Excel documents as attachments through this mail. What I am looking at is ...
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Outlook 2003 / 2007 Word Wrap Behavior Differences

I have an email that requires the use text inside of HTML PRE tags in the message source. When viewing this message, I've noticed that Outlook 2003 will NOT word wrap this text but Outlook 2007 will. ...
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Getting Correct Edition of Office 2007 from Serial Key

I have been asked by a Client to refresh one of their Machines. To do this i managed to get Windows XP Setup to run in Repair mode, and while in setup i ran a serial key grabber, which grabbed the ...
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Can I cycle through instances of a style selected via the MS Word styles pane?

Often when I have many co-authors on a MS Word document (versions up to and inc. Word 2007) I find that some of them don't use the styles I've defined for the document, but have achieved similar ...
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Help with Ms Access 2007 Combo boxes

What's the most efficient way to "chain" combo/boxes in an Access 2007 form, so that the result of the first affected the contents of the second? I already know how to associate a combo box on a form ...
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Where to find a VBA function's source in Excel

I have a workbook that uses a certain vba function which doesn't appear in the Insert | Insert Function... dialog box list of available functions. How do I find it's source (to see what it does)?
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Non-functioning AutoFilter on Locked Cells in Office 2008 - works in Office 2007

I'm looking into a problem for someone, who works in a mixed OS environment. She has created an Excel spreadsheet in Office 2007 to act as a directory, with AutoFilter turned on for names, email ...
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DataSheet views in Sharepoint 2007 don't work with Office 2010 beta installed

Is anyone aware of a workaround to allow IE to display Datasheet views for lists in Sharepoint 2007 when you have Office 2010 beta installed? I understand that SP uses Excel to display datasheet ...
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AutoComplete not working in Outlook 2007

When I go to create a new message in Outlook 2007, and I start typing the first few characters of a contact's name, no suggestions appear. I've just added all my contacts from a .csv file that was ...
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how to clip text into OneNote 2007

I'm looking for a way to simply highlight text and use a keyboard shortcut to import it into OneNote 2007. Is that possible? I know in Evernote, you could highlight something and press Windows key + ...
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Microsoft Office has stopped working

Every time I try to run MS Word,Excel, PP, OneNote (2007), it crashes. I get: microsoft office has stopped working.. Safe mode also doesn't run. I have windows server 2008 (32bits) and MS ...
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VBE6.dll not found when opening Access 2007 database in Access 2010

I have an access 2007 database that has some VBA code in it. I need to open this database in Access 2010, but when I first open it I get an error that says: the expression on open you entered as ...
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Preventing folders from being moved in Outlook folder list

In the Outlook "folder list", it is quite easy to accidentally pickup a folder and move that into another folder. There is no undo for this, and I have not found a way to prevent this. I thought it ...
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Word 2010 Beta - Vertically center content on a single page

I am writing a paper using Word 2010 Beta and need to horizontally and vertically center my title page. I can horz. center but when I do a vertical center it applies that to the entire document. How ...
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How to change Microsoft Office 2010 beta key?

I have installed office 2010, using a key that I found on forums on the internet. It said it was used too many times already. But when I try to use the mak key that is on my account, it says that it ...
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Is there a template for curriculum vitae in Microsoft Word 2010?

Is there a template for curriculum vitae in Microsoft Word 2010?
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Problems with XP, Office, and PC in general - any ideas?

This may not make a whole lot of sense so pls bear with me... I am about to perform a routine check on one of my user's PC. Some background - the PC has a Xeon processor and 4Gb of RAM and running XP ...
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How do I know who I shared my Outlook calendar with?

I shared my calendar with some people and I need to know exactly who I shared it with. Is there a way to do that?
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Click on MS Office document from Sharepoint and will open Office, but not document

After I open Sharepoint inside IE, and click on a Word/Excel/PP document, it opens the proper MS Office application, but does not open the file itself. The file can be opened from inside of office.
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Migrating from VBA Excel 2003

I have a series of big excel files that work like a program, but I hate beeing tied up (stuck in VBA for excel 2003), so... Whats the best way to implement a gui over a excel vba program (office ...
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Headers and Chapters in Word 2007

I have a single word document with 92 different chapters in it. I need to insert a header on every single page which has a chapter number on the far top right of the page. So for a few pages that ...
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How do you Record Macros on Sharepoint Designer?

VBA is included with Sharepoint Designer. With Word, I normally record a macro and then add to it with VBA. However, I cannot find a macro record function with Sharepoint Designer. Is it possible to ...
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Microsoft Word 2007 - Force 'Word Count' to just count a specific part of document

In Microsoft Word 2007, I'd like the 'Word Count' feature to just count the words/characters in a specific part of the document automatically. I know that if I highlight a specific section, it will ...
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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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Invalid XML Character in a Word 2007 (docx) document

I've written a Word 2007 document and now I can't open it. The error I get is: The file ... cannot be opened because there are problems with the contents. Details: Illegal xml character. Location: ...
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Cannot install Office 2003 Professional on a machine which formerly had 2003 Basic

I have a problem with one of our PCs. I've inherited this PC and it's always had MS Office basic on it; the time has come to install our Access application on it, so I'm trying to install Office ...
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Install Office 2003 professional over Office 2003 Basic?

I have a problem with one of our PCs. I've inherited this PC and it's always had MS Office Basic on it. The time has come to install our Access application on it, so I'm trying to install Office ...
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MS Word and a multiple monitor setup

Does anyone know how I can have two Word documents open and visible at the same time on a multiple monitor setup? In the default mode Office is displaying the documents at the same location. Any ...
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Where can I find my Outlook?

I have Windows 7. Every day I used Outlook. To start this program I used a shortcut on my desktop. To create this shortcut I pressed "Start" button, then "All programs", then opened folder "Microsoft ...
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Microsoft Word 2007 - move text to beginning of next page shortcut

I'm currently using Microsoft Word 2007, and was wondering if there was a keyboard shortcut to move a block of text or anything after the blinking cursor to the beginning of the next page? This ...
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Increase Microsoft outlook 2007 PST file limit

I am unable to send/receive any emails in my MS outlook 2007. I am prompted with the following error Can't move the items. The file <path>\<filename>.pst has reached its maximum size. To ...
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Office is not genuine, application will be marked as non genuine meaning?

I have registered my ms office pro when it was installed on my laptop in 2005. Now i am being told MS office is not genuine. In 3 days Office applications will be marked as not genuine. What does ...
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Is there anyway to make particular-selected cells in MS Excel as read-only?

By LOCKING the cells, and switching protection on will make whole file read-only .. But I want to make only few/selected cells as read-only .. that means, those cells cannot be edited anymore .. Is ...
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Where is a database shape in Visio?

I am trying to document an architecture in Visio, and I can't find a shape for a database. I see servers, clients, etc. - but no database.
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Why Office 2007 override Windows regional date setting?

I have a problem with a specific user's computer running windows XP SP2 and Office 2007. Although she has the regional date setting in windows to dd/mm/yyyy, her office applications are still ...
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How to run Office 2003 and 2007 on the same computer?

I installed Microsoft Office 2003 and 2007 together on a Windows XP Machine When I launch Word 2003 or 2007 a setup tries to reconfigure my system How can I Fix this problem?
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OfficeLive email settings - Authorization Failed

Is there anybody who tried creating emails with Microsoft's OfficeLive I wonder how to add a created office live e-mail to Outlook? By e.g. my LiveId is me@gmail.com, password: pmegmailcom ...
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When printing emails in Outlook 2003, how to omit headers?

Whenever I print an email in Outlook 2003, it prints at the top: My Name From Sent To Cc Subject etc. How do omit all that junk and just output the body of the ...
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Office 2007 install limits?

I've been able to install Office 2003 on a couple of computers that I own without any trouble. However, I just got office 2007 and I'm not able to install it on my computer and my laptop. I know ...
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Extract and install Word 2003 standalone without full CD [closed]

Given a proper Office 2003 CD, is it possible to extract just the files that are needed for one application... i.e. Word or Excel? Browsing the CD, you can see WORD11.MSI. The goal here is to ...
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Installing Office 2007 on Windows 7

I was trying to install Office 2007 on my new Win 7 box, but after inserting the DVD (original Microsoft disk), the drive kept trying to read the disk and nothing happened at all. I couldn't browse it ...
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Protect Section in Word without limiting formatting in unprotected sections

Steps to create protected section (in Word 2003): Insert -> Break... Choose Section break, Continuous Tools -> Protect Document... Enable 'Allow only this type of editing in the document' in editing ...
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How to expand data source automatically in Excel

Everyday a new line of data is appended in a Excel file, and there is a chart illustrating the data. The chart data range is like ='Sheet1'!$H$2:$I$8, and after appending a new line to the Excel file, ...