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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Unable to edit ribbon to display custom tabs on Word 2013 [duplicate]

I have been trying to customize the ribbon with more options like smart tool tabs, chart tool tabs, add-ins, blog post etc. But the only tabs that appear on the ribbon are view and developer. ...
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Please wait while Windows configures Microsoft Office Access 2010

Background I’ve been developing a DB application via MS Access 2010. Recently, I installed Office 2013 (I needed something in Excel 2013 not present in Excel 2010) and my Access 2010 was uninstalled ...
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Word embedded in Excel shows only the first page

I have this view of a Word file embedded in Excel: I intentionally made the height of the page of 10cm. There is plenty of space below the last line, but I cannot see the data which is actually on ...
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Copy text based upon drop-down menu selection?

I have a drop-down menu in excel, I want to change the rows values below the selection of drop-menu (selected cell)- the immediate rows for e.g 10 rows to change its value by copying text from another ...
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Access Denied error when attempting to save Excel spreadsheet files with Microsoft Office

I have a server running Samba Version 3.6.3 on Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS. Some users are receiving the following error message when trying to save changes to an Excel spreadsheet file (mounted from a Samba ...
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“Intended for distribution with a new PC” means it is OEM?

Just to get it clear. If i have Office 2013 Home&Business license and on DVD there is label "Intended for distribution with a new PC", than it means i have OEM license, no way Retail terms apply?
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How to change the default folder for new documents saved on my onderive?

For example Excel Online: I go to New select whatever template and a new spreadsheet is opened. I would expect that this file file is saved in my onedrive root folder. However, every document, ...
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Can I remove all Mail Merge settings from an Office document and start again?

I have Office 2010 documents which mail merge from an Excel spreadsheet. If I update the spreadsheet and try to repeat the mail merge, it doesn't pick up changes (even if I go to Select Recipients > ...
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Can I keep on running Office 2016 preview after official release

I'd like to install Microsoft office preview on my windows 10 running computer.Its public preview version is still available and free.I haven't try out any office preview before .On Microsoft's ...
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Is it possible to access an NAS drive via CMD and copy all file names from it into a specific file?

There is a way within Windows to access a certain folder and copy all of it's contents names into a text file. For example if I am in C:\Users\myusername\Documents And in the command line I type ...
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MS Office Apps not working after Windows 10 upgrade

After upgrading to Windows 10, MS Office Apps (e.g. Excel, Word, etc) crash. The error message refers to excel.exe, which seems to be missing completely on my local setup. I tried copying the ...
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How creating keyboard shortcuts for MS Office Quick Access Toolbar?

I added Speak command to the Quick Access Toolbar, so that there are now four commands, Save, Undo, Redo and Speak. And I find myself using the Speak command more than anything else, and it does not ...
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Can't uninstall Office 2016 Preview, need to install 2015 edition. What do I do?

When I was trying to install Office 365 (2015) onto my computer, I received a message that I could not install it because I had a newer version of Office, the 2016 Preview. I tried uninstalling it in ...
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how to link same excel book on different pcs

So is there anyway I can use the same Workbook on two different PCS so that if I update on one it will reflect on others PC ? If yes how can I do this ? Thanks
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How to install .Net Programmability support for Office 365 ProPlus?

I installed Office 2013 from portal.office.com of my company account. But as Office 365 installation is via One-click that there is no option to install .Net Programmability support. Is there any ...
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How can I remove hyphentation on a Publisher 2010 table?

I know how to remove hyphentation from a text box in Publisher 2010, but the options aren't on the ribbon when I've selected some cells in a table. How can I remove hyphentation from a table?
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Reinstall MS Office after reinstalling Windows

I have reinstalled Windows 10 on a new hard drive as my laptop had become unusable. I still have the old hard drive with the old windows installation on it. Can I get MS Office back?
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How to enable and disable building blocks in Word 2013

I use building blocks when I am writing in Microsoft Word 2013 as I write some words or sentences rather often. But sometimes, when I'm writing something totally different, word keeps popping up ...
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Replace specifc text color with other color in multiple slides of same Powerpoint Presentation

I am having a presentation in which i have more than 200 slides. Evevry slide contains multiple lines. In each line of each slide, there is some part of text that is highlighted to blue color. I wan ...
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Can I snap-to-grid in Publisher 2010?

I'm used to OpenOffice where I can tell it to snap-to-grid and have the grid spacing be any number of centimetres/inches. The closest I can find to replicating this feature in Publisher 2010 is to ...
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Can I update the source of an Office mail merge without clobbering existing merge fields?

I have a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet which is being used as a data source for the mail merge in another Office document. That much works as normal. The problem is when I update the source document in ...
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Windows Office 2010 Uninstall taking very long to complete?

I work in an office of about 150 computers that me and another guy manage, I'm helping him out for about a month and the current task at hand for me is installing Office 365 on most computers. We ...
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Office conditional formatting broken by commas

In my company, emails are displayed under the form , []. For example, Doe, John [Marketing]. Unfortunately I think the comma confuses the conditional formatting, if I choose to go in: View -> View ...
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Outlook company wide started crashing on opening/working with one office365 calendar

This just started happening today with only one calendar. I've tried deleting it from all the outlook clients and reattached and when you go to add an event outlook will crash. Other calendars do not ...
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Weird Skewed Offset in Office

For some reason, I have a cut off sign in prompt instead of a generic profile image in the corner. Are there any reasons why this offset occurs for all my Microsoft Office programs? How can I fix ...
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MS Office Powerpoint - Embedding video but not as a link

I know it is possible to link a video, either from local drive or from Youtube. But I am looking to embed the video so I can save it and email it as a .ppt file. Is this possible? I want to be able ...
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Merge Office 2013 Calendars

I have users with office 365 calendars and some local. How can I merge them all into one calendar account that can be easily shared? I've tried doing a copy and drag and drop with no luck.
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MS Office file types icon dll location

Help! Some months ago i messed around and used Types to change some file type icons without making a system restore. I changed the Excel, Powerpoint, Onenote, Word, Access and Publisher file type ...
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Custom styles don't remain after closing Word and re-opening?

If I type some text, format it how I like, right-click, "Styles" and then "Save Selection as Quick New Style", the style gets added to the styles bar. However, once I close Word and re-open, there is ...
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Mouse selection in Office products? [closed]

I am always pulling my hairs out of my head when I have to use Microsoft Office. Especially when it comes to select a piece of text with the mouse. I would like to clarify this once for all. ...
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All Public Variables in VBA Macros in my office stopped working this morning

It turns out, I'm an idiot (or, at least, hopelessly inexperienced with this whole software development thing). The below is what I spent my whole day panicking about. I'll write an answer detailing ...
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Multiple selection and graph export in Excel Online

I'm exploring Microsoft's online Office Suite and I have some questions about Excel Online. 1) Is it possible to multi-select multiple cells? I'm referring to the action in the "classic" version ...
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Multiple display languages in Office 2010

I'm looking to use multiple display languages as set in the title: I need to specify the language for each office program separately, somehow. For example, I want to use English Display Language for ...
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Can Hosted Office 365 data be downloaded locally for large-scale backups?

This is (no longer) a hypothetical question from a potential customer. They use O365 and use the hosted cloud option for O365 data from Microsoft. What they want is to make local copies of all their ...
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How to share junk mail lists between multiple computers?

I have multiple computers running Microsoft Outlook 2010 and 2013. Is there a way to share a black and white list for junk mail, so I don't have to setup those lists in every computer? Plus, I would ...
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Office 2011 Will not open a shared secondary 365 calendar

I have a calendar that I shared from the office 365 portal. This is not the default calendar associated with the account but a secondary one. I am not sure how this was created as it was before my ...
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How to stop PowerPoint from flipping photo

Using PowerPoint 2011, there is a predefined theme called "Revolution". The "Picture with Caption" slide contains a picture placeholder on the left side of the slide. The problem with this theme is ...
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How to replicate a MS Word document's layout and formatting in a MS Access 2013 report

I'm building an order processing system in MS Access 2013 that allows the employee to input order details from the customer's form, then the system records this in the database and generates an ...
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Office 2013 Presenter View slides

In previous versions of office in presenter view, you could look at all the slides at the bottom and scroll right to the one you needed and jump to it immediately. There doesn't seem to be anything ...
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Repaired Microsoft Access MDE file with “missing MSysDb” error; now receiving “no read permission to MSysObjects” and then to MSysACEs

Microsoft Access mde file was corrupted. Started receiving the "missing MSysDb" error. Could not use Microsoft Access database tool "Compact and Repair", but received same error. The same happened ...
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Windows updates for non-existant updates

For a while I have been stuck with updates for Microsoft Office 2013 products that would always fail. I tried researching the error, but answers on the official microsoft forums were completely ...
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Create orange Warning Symbol in FrameMaker

I am not sure if this is the correct place to ask this but, here goes. In FrameMaker I have created a variable using SegoeUISymbol font and "\u2621" which creates a black and white warning triangle ⚠ ...
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Trouble running Word 2007 for legacy software with a Microsoft Office 365 installation

I have Microsoft Office 2007 installed on my work desktop. It's essential that I keep Microsoft Word 2007 as my primary word processor, as I have legacy corporate software that interfaces with it. I ...
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OS X 10.9.5 and Microsoft Office 2011 corrupt table formatting troubleshoot

My task was to take three columns of data – "item #", "description", and "quick ship" (each column contains lots and lots of data...) from Excel and move that into information into a table in Word so ...
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Custom pinned document order in Office

Whenever I pin a document in Office 2013’s “open file” tab, it puts them in alphabetical order. While this is useful, it separates groups of files I use for different tasks all over the list. Is there ...
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Why MS Word changes character spacing in a document?

Apparently, MS Word changes character spacing for individual words at its will. I would like to ask: Why does this happen? Is there any benefits in this? In my opinion, it has no benefits. It even ...
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Is there a way to view Outlook search folders over POP/ IMAP option?

Of late, I have moved to using Search folders to categorize emails into bunches of my interest instead of folders. This works just great with searches. The flip side is that these search folders are ...
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Pass command line arguments to a program saved in file

I want to pass command line arguments to MS Office programs (Excel, Word, Powerpoint) like below, "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office14\EXCEL.exe" "c:\Book1.xlsx" /e/<arg1> To able ...
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Excel go to / highlight precedents / dependents shortcut on German keyboard

Are there German equivalents for the CTRL - ] CTRL - [ CTRL - SHIFT - ] CTRL - SHIFT - [ Shortcuts? If not, any workarounds?
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What is this kind of “graphic” in MS OFFICE WORD

I recently saw this "picture" in a Word document. But i am not sure that this is a Picture. But it isnt a text either. I can't select it by click on the lines. Only way to select it is Ctrl-a. Would ...