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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q not accessible access denied windows 7

I have an extra Q drive created in my windows 7 PC. I can neither open it nor delete the drive as admin user. Most of the blogs say that this is due to Office Click-to-Run product installation. ...
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VISIO connector

I want to know if I delete the middle manager, the connections to the middle manager will be transferred to the next highest manager instead of getting deleted. Is there a way to make this happen. Is ...
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Setting up a column of “enum”-fields in Excel

I'd like to setup a column in excel with several fixed possible values (like 'in-progress', 'done', 'canceled'). I'd like to set it up so the only possible values in these column are from the fixed ...
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Lync 2013 Does Not Maintain IM Window Size Or Position

I am using Windows 7 64-bit and I just upgraded from Lync 2010 to Lync 2013. In Lync 2010, after you closed an IM, the next IM opened would be the previous IM's size and position. From my ...
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Embed Outlook Calendar in OneNote 2013

Is there a way to embed an Outlook 2013 (or Windows 8 Calendar App) calendar onto OneNote 2013 in a similar fashion to how an Excel sheet is embedded?
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How to add page header with a black horizontal line in Office Word 2013?

I simply need header like this: but with a black horizontal line instead of a blue one. How to do this in Word 2013?
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Opening MS Word maximized

Each time I open my MS Word, it is not in its largest size. I want it to me maximized when being opened. How can I do it?
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Jump Lists not showing for Office programs in Windows 7

I have a laptop running Windows 7 Home Premium. I installed Office 2010 on this laptop, and I noticed that Jump Lists were not showing. If I pin Word, Excel or PowerPoint to the taskbar or start menu, ...
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Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack “The converter failed to open the file” error & “This is a pre-release version”

What issues have people encountered with older OS's (2000, XP) and olders versions of Microsoft Office (2000, XP, 2003) with the 'Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack'? I have a couple of Windows 2000 ...
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Change default slide layout in Powerpoint

How can I change the default layout for a new slide in Powerpoint? When I go to View -> Slide Master, I can edit and add new layouts (sometimes I can also delete a layout, but not always, which is ...
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What would cause a printer to print noise instead of a document?

We've got a large MFP that the whole office shares. Everyone can use it fine as a general rule, but occasionally, a computer will start printing static instead of whatever was sent. If I re-install ...
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What is the easiest way to open a Mac Pages (.pages) file on Windows?

I have moved to OS X, and although Microsoft's Office software is brilliant on Windows, on the Mac its usability leaves something to be desired compared to Apple's own counterparts (Pages, Numbers and ...
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Disable white background of pasted text in PowerPoint

When I paste text from another source with "Keep source formatting option" into PowerPoint 2010 I receive a white background, that I don't want. How can I make this text background transparent, so ...
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Office 2010 Conversation View Issue

Having issues with Conversations in Office 2010- in this instance, only with a specific 'conversation'. A message is opened with a specific subject (Let's say it's called Re:SuperUser Example, on ...
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Can I backup setting of shotcut keys on special characters in Ms-Office

I am using Ms-Office 2007 and created some shortcut keys for special characters as shown below screen-shot: Now My question is: Is there any way to backup this setting/configuration of shortcut ...
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Uninstall MS Office 2010 after installation partition is gone

On one of my PCs Microsoft Office 2010 was installed on partition D. After some reconfiguration this partition (which was on another harddrive) is gone and cannot be restored. Now I am unable to ...
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Uninstalling Office 2010 breaks Office 365 (Office 2013)

I have installed Office 365 alongside Office 2010 on a dozen or so Windows 7 machines, so that they may co-exist; and to mitigate the need to re-replace Office should there be any unforeseen ...
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Where are my Office 2011 AutoRecovery files?

I have followed the following suggestion that was posted on here but it says "The folder can't be found". The path that was suggested is: /Users/username/Library/Application ...
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Where can I find my office account email for office 365

I purchased office 365. In order to install on my computer I had to log in with email so I quickly made an email. The package I purchased allowed for install on five computers. But when I try to ...
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Microsoft office word 2013 sharing a document allowing only edit/add comments

I've been trying to share a document in Microsoft Office Word 2013(in fact office 365) but in a way that other users only can comment it(like google drive). I've tried in "REVIEW" the option ...
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How can I automatically fill a series in excel, based on the value of another cell?

How do I automatically change the length of a column with the numbers 0-n, where n = a number in a certain field? I'm thinking of something like this: EDIT: Seems like I was bad at explaining ...
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2013 Word Doc printing smaller than full size

Just got a new computer loaded with Microsoft Office 2013, and this document that I've printed many times is now printing smaller than full size. This document was some kind of template created many ...
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Open a .docx file with Office Online

With Google Drive they have complimentary products like Google Docs that opens the web editor when you double click it on your desktop. Is there a way to set that up with .docx files and Office ...
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How do I transfer my Word 2007 autocorrect settings to Word 2010?

I am running Office 2010 on Windows 7. I would like to copy the autocorrect settings from my old PC that was running Office 2007. I copied the file MSO1033, but am unable to figure out how to import ...
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How Do I Embed The Entire Excel Workbook Int a MS Word 2010 Document

In Office 2007, I could embed the entire Excel workbook into a MS Word document. The Word page would show an icon for the Excel file. It did not display any of the contents of the workbook on the ...
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How to add Microsoft Word option to the mouse right-click drop-down menu in internet explorer?

I have a system with Windows 7 Home Basic (64-bit), and Internet Explorer 11. My computer is a Dell Inspiron 5520, with a Core i5 Intel CPU. When you select some text, like a sentence or word, in ...
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Opening a word file in Recent documents - Office Word

There was a word .doc file I was working with in my flash drive, then after I removed the flash it has disappeared. Now I can see the file name in office in recent documents, is there any chance I ...
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How do I number paragraphs in Word without affecting the headings?

I am trying to make a template with numbered paragraphs, but I don't want the paragraph numbering to affect the heading numbering. It currently looks like this: 1 Heading 1 2 Heading 2 2.1 ...
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What do these cryptic strings really mean in registry associations?

Looking at my HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Word.Document.12\shell\Open\command\command value (Word 2010 'Open' shell association) I see this sort of nonsense: ...
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MS Word 2013 Captions, Headings and Styles with outline numbers

I have a somewhat large word document with several chapter headings, section headings and sub section headings. It also contains an appendix section. So I've used "Heading 1" for chapter headings, ...
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Office Files slow to save on local drive

I having trouble saving files on Office. I've already noticed the problem with Word files and PowerPoint files. I think Excel is showing the same behavior. As son as I hit save (usually by using the ...
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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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Configuring VAMT 3.0 for Office 2013 Professional Plus

I am provided Microsoft Office 2013 ProPlus (perpetual version - not O365) through my school (Undergrad STEM student). It was through an OnTheHub/Kivuto Webstore. With it being a VL/Academic software, ...
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My powerpoint seems working in right-to-left

I don't seem to find a way to switch it off. See picture. There seems to be no way to say the paragraph is not RTL. There are addable RTL buttons in the customize ribbon dialog, but they are grayed ...
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Revoke MS Office 2013 license

A laptop I don't have anymore has a copy of MS Office 2013 Professional installed on it. I don't want the person who now has it to have a free license since I paid for it. Is there a way to revoke ...
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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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Bring back the object browser in Word 2013

In previous Word versions there was a very handy feature called "object browser" that allowed you to quickly navigate a document. Here is a very simple explanation of what it does: ...
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Can't change table background color in the header in Microsoft Word 2011

Here we have 2 tables, one is in the header and another one is outside of the header. (content of the page) As you can see, I can simply change the background color of each cell in the bottom table ...
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How to change the saved Office 2013 Product Key

I installed Office 2013 and put in the product key when it asked me to. After typing in the product key, it allowed me to use MS Word once. After I closed MS Word and went to reopen it the next day, ...
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Update Combobox Fields via an Access 2013 Form

Simplified version: I would like to update a table field based on a combobox: SELECT [Table].[ID], [Table].[Name] & " " & [Table].[Year], [Table].[Info1], [Table].[Info2], [Table].[Info3] ...
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How do I add VBA in MS Office?

I've seen posts showing answers which use VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) code/macros, however, I've also noted additional comments afterwards about how to use the VBA (how to implement it). I'm ...
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Microsoft Office document is “locked for editing by 'another user'”

A few of my users are in and out of various Excel 2007 spreadsheets all day. One of them reports that "50% of the time" she tries to open a spreadsheet from the file server, an information message ...
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Win8: The program can't start because MSVCR71.dll is missing from your system [duplicate]

I am trying to install Office 2007 Standard on Windows 8. When I attempt installation, I get an error saying "The program can't start because MSVCR71.dll is missing from your system." I've looked ...
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How to extract numerical value after a certain string within a sentence in Excel cell?

I want to extract the numerical value immediately following the string "ABS" (Case sensitive) within a bulk of text in a cell from an Excel table. Not all the cell may contain the the string I'm ...
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Autosave PDF in MS Word

This question is inspired by my use of LaTeX, where you usually share the generated PDF, not the source file. I want my .docx documents to be source files, with PDFs being the files to share. Thus I ...
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copy styles from office 2010 word document to another

Can anyone tell me how to copy styles from one word (2010) document to another? Seemed like a very obvious thing but is apparantly not. Also, is there a command, script that I can run against a word ...
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How do I deactivate MS Office 2013 Home and Business?

We own two licenses of MS Office 2013 Home and Business. By mistake I installed the same one (via web install of the office.com website) on two different machines. Obviously when I try to activate the ...
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Regular expressions in Microsoft Office 2013

I read the articles on regular expressions in Office already. My wish is to manipulate quoted strings. I need to replace the quote characters with parentheses. For example: "Hello World." ...