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 Word 2013. How to fix this style in the ordered list?

I don't understand how to manage(delete) this BLACK square before the ordered list at level 5. If someone have some ideas please share! Thank you! Download the file
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Can't get Word 2013 to save to Google Drive

I've tried following these instructions and these instructions and neither worked. I still don't see a Google Drive option when I click "Add a Place". One red flag I notice is both instructions say ...
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possible to enable ClearType in Office 2013?

Is it possible to enable ClearType in Office 2013 on Windows 7? Fonts appear not to be rendered quite so well as in 2007, say. Some older references say that ClearType has been crippled out of 2013, ...
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Same RGB-colors looks different in same document (Office 2011 Mac)

I made PowerPoint template on PowerPoint 2010 for PC and everything seemed to be just fine. But when I opened it on my Mac (PPT 2011), I could see the background color was wrong. So I tripple checked ...
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Using English macros in French version Excel

I am currently in France and am using a computer on which all Office programs are in French. I need to use a Macro which has been written in English VBA, but it fails. I assume the issue a language ...
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Disable Microsoft Office auto update pop-up.

When a new user runs an Office application on a new machine a popup appears asking if they want important updates. It then requires admin rights to apply the selected changes. If the user is ...
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Outlook 2007 sending mail from Yahoo

I recently added a Yahoo e mail account to my Outlook 20007. Now I have a g-mail and yahoo account on my Outlook. how do I send email from Yahoo if my g-mail is the default account?
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How to change the Body font in Outlook

I'm running Outlook 2013 and I was wondering how I can change the default font for email messages. Normally in Word 2013 what I do is edit the "Normal" font style to the font that I want and select ...
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How can I add new languages to Microsoft Office's spellcheck?

How can I add new languages to Microsoft Office's spell check? I've Googled around a bit, but it's not clear to me. In particular, I'd like to be able to add Polish spell checking. Is this ...
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Is there a (reasonably easy) way to run word usage statistics on a document?

I have a rather lengthy Word document file. I would like to run an analytical report on this document that summarizes the most common words and provides a count of how often each word appears. Does ...
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Swap words next to each other in Word?

If I have a Word-document and want 2 words next to each other to change places with oneanother is that possible with some function or logic in Word?
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Double click on .doc opens Word but not the document

This has happened a few times on our staff laptops. A user has recieved a .doc attachment in Outlook 2007 but when they double click on the attchment it opens word but not the attachment (such as the ...
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Macro for hiding table colums, in multipile files, and another on to reverse it

I know almost anything about VBA so I can't really code the Macro that I need for MS Word. I hope that I could get some help here. The basic functionality that I want is to take a Word document with ...
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Office 2013 can't open office 2010 protected file,vice versa

I couldn't achieve to produce an interchangeable protected file between Excel 2013 and Excel 2010. Excel 2010 can't open 2013s protected one and 2013 can't open 2010s protected one. I think their ...
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Excel 2013 table formatting

I currently have a table that looks like this: Company | 2013 Total | 2013 Gross $'s | 2013 Gross % | 2012 Total | etc.. | | | | | ...
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Transparent background in Visio 2013

I'm using Visio 2013 and I'm not able so save my drawings with a transparent background (background always ends up with white color) The sheet background is "no background". When I click "save as ...
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Microsoft Publisher - How to create a new Table Style?

In Microsoft Word you can create new table styles. I didn't see such an option in Microsoft Publisher 2007, nor in 2013. So is it possible? If not, any workaround / plugin?
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MS office downloaded and installed for free (from softonic), but now asking for product key? [closed]

I searched for 'MS office download and installed for free' and found a link in Softonic website where I could do it successfully. However, now to use it, it is asking for product key. How can I ...
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Why is Word 2011 saving 2Mb PDF files when the docx is only 136kb?

Please help me with this. I am saving my resume as PDF. Word makes it into a 2.3Mb PDF file when the original docx is only 136kb. It is a simple one-page document without images or graphics, simply ...
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excel - if value grater than, use that value

I am having problems with my excel function. I want to: if value 1 is greater than value 2, then write value 1 in a cell. If value 2 is greater than value 1, then write value 2 in the cell. ...
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Microsoft office 2013 text cursor animation for windows system

I'm curious, is it possible to use Microsoft office 2013 text cursor animation for windows system. By this i mean the smooth animation it has..? (Noob alert) EDIT (Tip: from comment): OS: Windows ...
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How to change the default colour style for SmartArt in Office?

I'm currently building a new powerpoint template for our small business. As part of this we want to save people time by having the right colours automatically be selected when they create graphics ...
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How can I prevent Word/Excel from trying to reach the printer?

Whenever I perform certain operations in Word or Excel (2007), these applications are trying to reach the printer. I work on a laptop at work and at home. When I'm at home (not connected to my work's ...
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How to hide heading 1 numbering in ms word 2007?

I want to hide the number in the heading 1. But it couldn't happen. I've also read this solution but nothing works. I want to hide the circled numbering. Remember, it's hiding the number, not ...
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Outlook/Lync/Microsoft products much larger on screen

I recently got a new computer, and I installed Microsoft Office 2013 and Visual Studio 2012, and the UI is much larger than it was on my old computer. The icons, text, and other visual niceties are ...
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I have Office 2010 and I'm looking for slanted type

I'm trying to use a graphic type - slanted - curved - special shape. Can I do this? Where can I access sloping or curved type?
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Why is printing disabled in protected view in Microsoft Office?

Microsoft Office has a Protected View feature which is supposed to reduce the risks of opening documents/files from the internet that may be unsafe. However, why is printing disabled as well? Is it ...
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How do I prevent Excel from changing the color of a clicked link?

I'm using Excel 2010. And as most Excel users know, if a cell is also a link, once you click it it turns to this awful purple color. For me this ruins the color coding I'm using to show the status ...
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Can't install microsoft office 2013 32bit

I removed an uninstalled 64bit of Office because SAGE ACT will not work with it and the installer for 32bit just hangs. I get a 1704 error when I run the installer and I say yes. Error 1704. An ...
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Microsoft Office 2013: buttons/icons/text disappear

A few days ago I opened my Microsoft office programs and discovered that they are missing the editing icons at the top, some of them will appear if you scroll over them, but not all. Also, in ...
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Enable Microsoft Word Heading Styles in a table

I have a table with content in it. I highlighted the content inside one of the table cells and set the Heading Style to Heading 2. But Word doesn't recognize it when I do a Table Of Contents. Only ...
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Unzip error “End-of-central-directory signature not found”

I have a ZIP file that open in Windown/MS Word, (actually it is a .DOCX file). Opening it with LibreOffice / Mac produces: General Error. General input/output error. File says: ../Commission ...
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Microsoft Word 2007 - Heading Styles

I have a word doucment which uses two heading styles. Throughout the document, Word happily uses the associated formatting for Heading styles 1 and 2. These two headings have been formatted to include ...
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How can I reinstall the 64-bit version of MSO2013 if I've purchased a Dell computer with MSO2013 32-bit installed?

W7/64. I'm a SQL Server developer dealing with the mess described here, which is that the 32- and 64-bit versions of the MSA10 engine cannot coexist on a single server. This problem might be solved ...
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Setting default editor language in word 2007

I want to change my default editing language in word as English (India). It is not so possible to change the language setting in all users and all PCs manually. Manually we can change the default ...
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Can I get the spellchecker in MS Word to remember my grammar decisions?

Sometimes Word will make a incorrect grammar suggestion which I can just ignore. However every time I go to spellcheck it again, it will keep making that suggestion. Is there any way I can get it to ...
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Find broken links to other documents in MS-Office documents (Word)

In our team we have a shared folder with all the documents. Most documents contain hyperlinks to other documents. From time to time, we move some files and links get broken. I need a tool that ...
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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 to export embedded graphics from Office 2013 (Excel)?

I have an Excel document with a lot of small graphics. I'd like to export them, however I've failed to find such option. I'd expect it to appear in right-click menu but it's not there. I've expected ...
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How can I use custom colours in the Microsoft VBA editor?

I'm working on a few projects for work using Excel and VBA, so I have no choice but to use the Microsoft Visual Basic editor. I normally wouldn't mind, but I can't figure out how to set a custom ...
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Force snapping on grids in Visio 2013

I am using visio 2013 right now. And I have some troubles with snapping on the grids. Is it possible to force snapping on grids? So it'll never go outline? Thanks in advance!
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In word 2010 (or any version really) how do you get text's current color?

In word 2010 (or any version really) how do you get text's current color? I just end up having to approximate the color in the palette picker. There must be a better way.
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Editing attachment within Outlook 2010

I have a user on my network that is trying to open an attachment within Outlook 2010, edit said document and then save the attachment within the email. (as in not saving to his hard drive) I found a ...
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How to make Office Home and Business 2013 Click-to-run work with Google Apps Sync

I'm a big fan of the Stack Exchange community and this is my first question, hope it is appropriate to ask it here. I've bought four retail boxes of Office Home and Business 2013, just to find out ...
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Set Excel 2010 file format in the registry

If you install MS Office (2010 in my case) and run up any of the programs (Excel in my case) for the first time you encounter the following dialogs: The Username dialog for setting a default user ...
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Microsoft Word: background image for numbered or bulleted lists?

I'm trying to format some custom bulleted and numbered list styles in Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac. I'd like to place a background image (or even just a background color) behind each number or bullet ...
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How do I login to Surface Pro and use Office 2013 without internet connection?

I noticed that for successful login with my Microsoft account, I need to stay in a hotspot with the Surface Pro connected to the internet. Even more confusing is that I also need to use my Microsoft ...
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getting error 0x8002802f during ms office 2010 installation

I'm trying to install MS Office 2010 on Windows 7 Ultimate, but installation end up with following error code 0x8002802f.
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Office 2013 Service Pack 1 - Is it possible to remove some parts of it?

I recently allowed the Office 2013 Service Pack 1 to be installed through Windows update to my computer. However, in combination with my company's Exchange server, it leads to a very annoying "bug" ...
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Removing Access 2013 password

I have MS Office Access 2013 installed on my machine. I've set an application password a while ago but now I forgot... Since this is not a mdb or accdb specific password, I couldn't find a way to ...