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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MS Office Visio 2016 and 2013 Crash when saving after cut and paste

I recently installed MS Office Visio 2016. Today while doing my first major project in it, it seemed to be working fine. I was doing on my work on a signle page. At one point I had a large section ...
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How can I reset all of my MS Office preferences?

I have been working at the same organization for over a decade. Every time my computer gets upgraded, all of my settings are migrated. However, I have some settings in MS Office that appear to be ...
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How to remove Microsoft school account?

I created a school account with my school e-mail address for using the Office. Office for students I thought this would give permission for desktop use of Word, Excel and Powerpoint for free. Get ...
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Reject all Microsoft Office attachments

I have had enough of spam coming to my server with Microsoft Office attachments. No one I care about ever sends me Microsoft Office documents so I would like to reject (with a polite message) all ...
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Office Deployment Tool won't recognise downloaded install files and tries to re-download

I'm trying to install Office 2016 (business subscription) using the Office Deployment Tool 2016 (ODT) from a pre-downloaded install package. Microsoft Support have supplied me with the 1.06GB ...
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Comparing two columns in excel?

If I have two columns 2 11 9 4 7 8 How can I get the number of times that column #1 value was bigger than column #2 (once in this case)?
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Different Excel notifications on opening very similar files

Template files were prepared and sent to users. The files are essentially identical (both have identical VBA code, the same passwords on VBA, sheets and workbook structure), but it's evident that one ...
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How does one share OneDrive (Office 365) documents without requiring authentication?

You might have seen online that when people share a Google Docs document, they can just post a link and anyone can open it, right? Well, it turns out that when you do this with Office 365, making a ...
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Spike feature with non-Office programs

I learned today of the Microsoft Word spike feature. This seems handy, however I would be interested to use it outside of Microsoft Office. That is to say, I would like to copy/paste multiple texts ...
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How to combine multiple databases in excel into one strong and efficient database

I'm working in a highly reputed government company as a data entry clerk and my responsibility is to keep the contact information database updated by adding new contacts and making sure that all the ...
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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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Office 2016 installation “can't find a required file” (but won't specify what file) - how to debug?

I'm trying to install Microsoft Office 2016 with a 1-user business subscription. After a variable amount of time displaying the mysterious message "We're getting things ready" the installer .exe ...
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Space at Top on Second Page of Microsoft Word

I have a two page document (Resume). On first page, I inserted my name and details inside a table--name on the left, details on the right. I then added space using [Cell Options > Top] to put a ...
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Can Office 2016 “Personal” be used for professional / business / commercial uses?

Microsoft Office 2007 Home and Student Edition came with a licensing stipulation that the software was not allowed to be used for business, professional or commercial uses. A variant of the software ...
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Prompt to enter (custom) document property in Microsoft Word

I created a template with a custom document property called "myproperty". I can access this using fields with the DOCPROPERTY "myproperty" command. I want to make Word prompt the user for a value and ...
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Does Microsoft Access have a “Document Information Panel” like other Office programs?

I really like the "Document Information Panel" that is available in Microsoft Office programs like Word and Excel. Does this feature exist somewhere in Access too? If not, is there a way to replicate ...
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Unable to Edit Indent in Table On Resume Template (Microsoft Word) No Matter What

So this thing is driving me nuts. Here's the template (Economic from Hloom) and my own version of resume based on it is complete except now I want to understand how everything here is done in Word. ...
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Onenote 2013 embedded Excel list blurry in web view

I embedded an Excel table into a OneNote page (to track a Todo list). It displays fine in the OneNote 2013 desktop app, and I can edit it there directly and also open it for editing in Excel. When I ...
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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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Office 2016 won't open

I installed MS Office 2016 on my desktop computer with Windows 7. But Word or Excel won't start at all. Is this because I still have Office 2013 installed? Office 2013 works well.
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Language in which a character has been typed

I do not know how to find the information concerning the language in which a unicode character has been typed/entered in a document. This issue is related to the fact that one can use the option Find ...
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Word 2016 not shared when opened from Ondrive Desktop

I have a Word 2016 document in a shared folder. The document was saved to OneDrive through Word 2016 Desktop app. I made sure the document was saved and uploaded. When I open the document from the ...
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set a specific font formatting for a specific language in a single whole document

I am writing a document alternating two languages, which use different scripts, so I continuously alternate their respective keyboard layouts. I would like to assign a specific font formatting to each ...
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What is that little triangle thingy in the corner of an Excel sheet?

I have always seen this little triangle in the corner of every Excel sheet. What is it for? Does it have to do with alignment? I have searched Google and have no luck.
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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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Font style formatting of a specific script among several scripts of a document

I am working on a document in which different language scripts pop up every now and then, even in the same sentence, e.g. the following excerpt [...] الْقُرْآن (al-Qur’ān). Now, 暴れる behave violently ...
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French language while installing office 2013

I am using iso file to install MS Office 2013 but the setup runs in french. Is there anyway to run setup in english language?
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Office for Mac 2016 :: PowerPoint :: Rename Objects

How can I rename objects in PowerPoint for Mac 2016, similar to PowerPoint 2016 for Windows? The same window allows you to toggle visibility of individual elements on a slide. I can't find this ...
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Is it possible to start a text selection, jump to another page without moving the caret, and then end the selection range with shift-click?

Is it possible to start a text selection, jump to another page without moving the caret, and then end the selection range with shift-click? If I use the navigation pane, or the "Go to" command, the ...
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How to protect author name in word 2010

Can anyone tell me how can I protect my author name in word 2010 after creating my document? It must be protected. No one should edit my name.
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OneNote 2016 Mac :: Keyboard shortcut to switch sections

I am using Office 2016 for Mac on my 13" Macbook Pro Early 2015, running Mac OS X El Capitan. I would like to use the keyboard to switch between Notebook Sections, within a Section Group. What is the ...
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Install Office Store app in offline Desktop Office

How can I install an app from the Microsoft Office Store in the desktop version of Excel/Word/... 2013 that does not have a Connected Service to the store? Note this question isn't about how to link ...
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How do I pin MS Office programs to the Task Bar on Windows 7 for profiles which roam between 32- and 64-bit machines?

I have roaming user profiles enabled on a Windows Server 2012 R2 domain with mainly Windows 7 Professional clients. I've got a first-time login script which clears all Start Menu and Task Bar items, ...
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Microsoft Office changes network file to read only

Whenever I have a network file open and the network connection is reset or changed, for instance due to closing my laptop in dock and removing it from dock, the open files are changed to read only. ...
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Can a text box be duplicated across slides and edited in one place in PowerPoint?

I have a Powerpoint Presentation with some animations on one of my slides. Since i want to distribute the presentation in a PDF, I need to instead make a separate slide for each part of the animation ...
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Office 2016 Applications - Server Properties

Two related items I'm struggling with. When I use the save-as feature in Word, Excel, etc. back to the same sever location the new file 'loses' the server properties (key word columns we've set up ...
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MSword spellcheck: ignore text between this and that

How can I set a spellcheck rule that will enable MSword (2013) to skip some part of the text. For instance I would ask him to skip the text between a double parenthesis. text that must be ...
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Switch back to main text after writing a comment in Word 2010/2013

The Ctrl + Alt + M shortcut allows me to quickly switch off the main text and start a comment. Is there any shortcut, that would allow me to switch back to main text after editing that comment? I'm ...
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LIBREOFFICE calc file can't be open by different computer

I have a .ods file on my USB drive and want to edit it at home and at work. But all documents I create are "stuck" to the computer I created it on. I have tried to save the file with password for ...
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Where are the files downloaded from the Microsoft Home Use Program saved?

My organization allows me to download and install Microsoft Office through the Microsoft Home Use Program. The initial installer is a small file which launches a program to download the suite of MS ...
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Move MS Office from one Computer to another

I have this annoying problem. I have a client that is using MS office 2013 Home & Business and want to move the programs to his other computer, since he bought a new one. He added the license key ...
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How do I allow multiple people to open my Access database?

I have an incredibly simple Access database. It has one pass-through query and that's it (no tables). The query simply executes a stored procedure against a SQL Server database to display the ...
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Copy table from access with no header

Sometimes I need to copy table from MS Access to MS Excel but I need to copy only data and not headers. So I have to copy once data+headers in Excel than select only data and make a second copy+paste ...
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How to add Move to OneNote 2013 button to the Ribbon in Outlook 2010

I started a new job recently. My computer at the office has Office 2010 installed. However, I've also installed my personal license of Office 365, giving me "access" (har har) to the 2013 versions ...
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How do you properly configure EMET to prevent MACROS in MS word, etc. from executing other programs such as Iexplorer.exe?

How do you properly configure EMET to prevent MACROS in MS word, etc. from executing other programs such as Iexplorer.exe ?
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Excel - referencing tables of varying size

How do you reference a table (in a sheet which some department provides to you every month) which always starts at a specific cell, but can end at different cells, ie has a varying size?
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Edit Microsoft Word 2007 table of contents indent?

I am using Microsoft Word 2007 and I have an automatically-generated table of contents. However, my margin is 2cm all round and the page numbers are right-against the margin. I would like to bring ...
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.docx to PDF in word 2007 but losing image quality

I have a Word 2007 file which contains UML diagrams and when I convert it to PDF, I lose a lot of quality. I have changed all the Word 2007 save/compression settings, but it doesn't seem to make a ...
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Ribbon Size in office 2016

When I collapse my ribbon Word 2016, so it autohides, everything looks good: When I pin it, it changes the size of the ribbon: It does the same thing in Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, ... How do I ...
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Why is MS Office COM add-in sometimes not listed?

If one of my own COM (or VSTO) add-ins for MS Office fails to load properly (during development), it sometimes disappears from the list of add-ins. Even when I install a working version over it, it ...