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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Link to Outlook Attachment

When you attach a document to an outlook email, a copy of the document is created and stored somewhere. You can obviously link to any location in the body of outlook. A hyperlink to a local document ...
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Is there any way to prevent the next pages from changing when I edit spacings on current page?

In Microsoft Word, the common problem most of us face is when we are in the middle of a document (reviewing or formatting a page), and we delete some text or make some text small and the text from the ...
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How to draw diagram in MS Word 2016?

I want to draw a diagram for my office work. But , I cant find out the option.Kindly let me know the way to draw diagram on MS Word 2016.
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Check Office product keys online [duplicate]

We have like 20 Office 2010 Product Key Boxes but we have no clue which one are used and which one are free. Is there any way to check which one are free?
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Hardwareinventory - Copy Record with values in Access 2016 Web App

I want to make a WebApp in Access which help me inventory all our Hardware. Below is a VERY wip ERM for the Database behind it. Every CPU-Object is its owm physical thing (if we have 2x i5-3450 there ...
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What does .WW stand for in Microsoft installer files/folders?

What does ww stand for in terms of microsoft installers? At the root of their office product for example, there are folders like proplus.ww and proplus.en-us each of which contain various .exe and ....
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MS Word goes into read-only mode when trying to save document

I just installed a clean copy of MS Word 2016 for Mac today. I opened and started writing a essay, but I can't save it. When I try to save, either with ⌘+S, ⌘+⇧+S, the save option under the file ...
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Adding a bend to a straight connector in Microsoft Visio 2013

I have added a straight connector: how can I add to some bends to obtain the following result ? I use Microsoft Visio 2013 Professional on Windows 7.
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Genko Page layout Microsoft Word 2010 and 2013

One of teacher in my school wants Genko page layout which is basically page layout for japanese. I check on internet i should be seeing something like this: This is my add-in snapshot. I am ...
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DOCX merged field automation

I am using a piece of software to help with some invoicing for my dad's small business. He writes in the app his invoice item, and then it gets merged onto a DOCX file. Unfortunately, it is plain ...
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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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Why does decreasing the display size of an image in Microsoft Word decrease the file size?

So I stumbled across this while trying to keep a word document under a certain file size for email sharing. On a whim, I tried just re-sizing all of the images in the document to be smaller. Now, ...
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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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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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Chart Displaying Odd Axis Labels

I have created a chart that counts and display occurrences of a range of dates. The axis labels for each column display the date like this: "Thursday March 17, 2016, Friday March 18, 2016" The next ...
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Microsoft Office Online App limitations [closed]

What are the limitations to the Microsoft Office Online App (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, OneNote) when compared to the desktop version? I'm aware that various features are un-available between the ...
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How to Remove OneNote Metro app Windows 10

I'm having issues with a surface-pro-4 and the Touch pen Functionality. When i click the Pen once it opens OneNote Metro app. But i want desktop version to open instead. to resolve this i went into ...
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Disable auto-zoom when editing a shape in Visio

This is an annoyance more than an actual problem. Visio will automatically zoom in on a shape when I edit the text within. How do I disable this?
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How do you make a read-write data connection between two Excel worksheets? (I am currently using an od.odc file and a connection that uses SQL)

I have the following project started: Inside of Master.xlsx I have (the worksheet is named MasterList): I then go into CA_Accts.xlsx and make a data connection, with the following steps: ...
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Combining/consolidating columns with almost identical data in Excel

Given the following table (which includes all the countries in the world, but is truncated here for convenience): My ultimate aim is the scatter-plot the values in B against the values in E. The ...
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Search MS Office files by custom properties

On a W2008R2 server with a File Server role we are archiving Office 2013 files, for which the users are using custom properties (as of this link), eg.: "doctype": "notification" "vectortype": "...
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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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Can I selectively disable the “This location may be unsafe” warning in Outlook for certain protocols?

I have developed a custom protocol handler (let's call it "foo://") for use on my system by registering an executable at HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\foo\shell\open\command. So far, so good. I would like to ...
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Hide notes in Powerpoint 2013, then save the file with this function

I know how to hide notes in my PowerPoint presentation and in my PowerPoint program, and I know how to "remove all" via the inspect document. What I want to do is hide the notes - save the file with ...
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Filter Proofing Language list in Office 2013/2016

To change proofing language for a piece of text in Office, one can select Review->Language->Set proofing language. But this box has a huge list, like 150 items, when I have only 3 proofing packs ...
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Converting All Plain Text Links to Hyperlinks

I have a rather large Word file (+1,100 pages) that contains plain text links of media coverage. For instance, the Word document contains: The News Leader (AP) Va. police officer who died on her ...
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MODI in MS Office 2016

I have heart about scanned document OCR feature in MS Office. I was trying to copy scanned document image to clipboard and paste it as text in notepad as text, but this doesn't work. I have Office ...
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Can't add OneDrive business account to OneDrive client

I tried adding OneDrive for Business account like in this tutorial MS OneDrive Tutorial. But I can't see any button. I have Office 2016 installed on Windows 10 Enterprise.
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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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How do I change the word count shown in MS Word's status bar?

In the status bar of MS Word, there is a word count, and if a subset of text is selected, it'll say something like "42 of 1208 words" to show the word count of the selection. If you click on that, it'...
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How to properly show very small and very big values on column chart

I want to create a column chart that has on X axis the complexity and in the Y axis the time with Microsoft Word 2013. The column chart contains the following values: As you can see from the table ...
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Tag a contact to notify for any status change in Lync 2010

Is it possible to tag a contact for any status change (Away, Busy, Offline) and not just limited to when a contact becomes available? To elaborate, Lync to notify even when a contact status changes to ...
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Add single-document style to general pool

Background I have created a custom style which apparently was saved for only this document. Now I need it on other documents as well, so I would like to change that so that it's generally available. ...
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Croping whitespace (transparancy) from all pngs in office file (with screen-recording)

I run a small open souce assistive technology project (github link) that processes templates that users create in PowerPoint. The code dosen't deal gracefully with the case where transparency makes ...
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Moving pre-installed MS Office to another drive

I have a cheap Win 8.1 laptop with 32GB C: drive. The drive is fixed eMMC, it cannot be replaced with bigger drive. I am running out of space. The laptop has a D: drive with plenty of space. Together ...
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MS Word 2003 and later

I have hundreds of very useful macros organized on various button bars. I name my macros in an organized way, so when I create a project button bar through the Organize dialogue box all I see are ...
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Can't Install Any Office Product (Service Office Software Protection Platform Won't Start)

I had Office 2016 installed and I went to reinstall it because I was having some issues. Now when I try to install I get the following error Error 1920. Service 'Office Software Protection ...
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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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How can I transfer AutoCorrect entries from one computer's MS Word 2013 to another's?

I have tried copying whole directories listed here from the source computer to the destination computer, but this has not made the AutoCorrect entries show up on the destination computer. The ...
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Is it possible to insert citations in Microsoft Word by their tag name or any other shortcut?

I am using Microsoft Word 2013/2016 to write a thesis with 100s of references. It is very hard to find individual citations to insert them from the drop down menu list found at 'References' > '...
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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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How do I trust a UNC path?

I have a shortcut on my desktop to a document: "\\mycompany.sharepoint.com@SSL\DavWWWRoot\MTCTeamSite\tech\Shared Documents\Team Documents\spreadsheet.xlsm" Every time I open it in Excel I have to ...
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Decreasing table row height in Word 2011 (possibly specific issue with end of row formatting)

I am working with a Microsoft Word 2011 (for Mac) document with some tables that have small row heights (what I want), and some tables with larger row heights (that I want to change). The "incorrect" ...
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Fonts not looking the same on Office 2016 for Mac & PC

Our company is using the following font family for most of our communications: Berthold Akzidenz Grotesk (can't post a direct link because of lack of rep, but it's accessible through fontsgeek.com) ...
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How to print a custom physical page range in MS Word 2010?

When printing a Custom Page Range in MS Word, the page numbers to enter in the box are the logical page numbers. This can make things complicated when page numbering has multiple styles in various ...
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Predefined chart styles in Excel available to other users?

I need to set up a MS Excel document with custom chart styles. As far as I understand the style of an existing, customised chart can be saved as a predefined chart style. I then need this style to be ...
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Microsoft Office 2010 Word not saving

I create a new file on Word 2010. I type a few words. Then I press Ctrl + S to save it or click on the diskette icon on the toolbar. But Word does not save. Does nothing. When I want to close the file ...
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How can I tell if MS Office 2016 was installed standalone (msi) or click-to-run (C2R)?

Microsoft Office 2016 Professional Plus has different versions, including Office 365, DVD Retail, and Volume Licensing. My understanding is that the Retail DVD version may either be a click-to-run (...
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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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Cannot use web-based Google Apps Mail to share from within Office

Windows 8.1 v6.3 build 9600 MS Office 365 v15.0.4797.1003 Chrome 50.0.2661.26 (if relevant) We're a small charity just migrating to Google Apps and continuing parallel use of Office. From within ...