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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Create excel checkbox and lock other cells in the same row WITHOUT using macros

I'm trying to find out if it's possible to avoid macros to do the following: when the user ticks a checkbox, it locks all other cells from the same row. If he unticks, it unlocks the cells... At this ...
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Force PowerPoint to open a new Excel instance

When using the insert diagram function in PowerPoint, PowerPoint automatically opens a new Excel window. Unfortunately, if you already have an Excel workbook open, it will simply use the same Excel ...
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Set Word 2002 as default editor

I have Word 2002 and Word 2010 installed in my computer. Due to some compatibility macro issues, I need to set Word 2002 as default editor. So, I go to "open with", select "C:\Program Files ...
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MS Word figure numbers are wrong

I'm working on a Word 2010 document (editing in Word 2013 with compatibility turned on). The document has captions on figures with chapter (set) and number on them, such as "Figure 3-1" for chapter 3, ...
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Microsoft word insert index in page order

How do i insert the document index using MS word>>References>>Index>>Insert Index When follow the above steps my index is inserted by is of title alpha sort. I want that to be of ...
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MS Office using wrong language dictionary

Just did a new install with Windows 8.1 64 bit. Installed Office Professional Plus 2010. When I use PPT or Outlook, (maybe others as well), I notice that a lot of words are indicated as mis-spelled ...
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Powerpoint won't export any sound when called programatically from a service

On a Windows Server 2012 R2 machine, I'm running a small python script as a windows service according to this post: Start python .py as a service in windows. What my script does is to essentially ...
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Why the Office updates keep coming after I uninstalled the Office suite? (at Win 8.1)

I used to use a pirate version from Pirate Bay, and now that I uninstalled all the Office programs, Windows Update keep me showing to update some Office programs. Every time I delete the folders about ...
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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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How to avoid rounding numbers in MS Access 2007-2013?

I have an MS Access 2007-2013 database (.accdb format) which I open in MS Access 2013. It has just one table with several columns Lat Long PositionDate -54.82045 -68.33834 ...
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Have Navigation-Pane start out collapsed

When opening Word with the navigation pane on - it starts out expanded. Is there a way to have it collapsed? I know I can collapse it. I want it to start collapsed. I also know I can have the whole ...
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Why is installing Office 2013 with Click-to-Run so Slow?

After my previous Office installation went bad, I have been forced to reinstall it. The installation process is taking forever. Why is this the case, even though my internet is relatively fast. Could ...
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Can't choose “rows to repeat at the top” in excel page setup menu

I purchased a brother dcp-8150 printer and now when i'm in office 2007 excel file my "rows to repeat at the top" option in page setup cannot be highlighted. Can you help
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Displaying mailing lists in Outlook

I have to use Microsoft Outlook 2007. Mails from a mail list go to some folder. Is there a plugin which helps me to display this mail list as a threaded discussion? thanks
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Can't install Microsoft Office on Windows 8; error 1920, font cache service failed to start

When I try to install Microsoft Office Professional Plus, it stops downloading then a pink box pops up and says Setup ERROR 1920 windows font cache service[font cache] failed to start verify ...
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Reset People Pane in Microsoft Outlook 2013

Is it possible to reset the minimized People Pane in Microsoft Outlook 2013? By default it shows See more about ..., but for some reason this PC shows the sender and subject. Thanks
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Office Template wrong path hangs the document opening

When sending our clients a document based on a template, they get the following screen: Wrong path It takes about 10 minutes until the document finally opens.
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How to associate a file extension to be opened with a batch script?

I want to get rid of OSPPSVC (Office Software Protection Platform Service). Then, I have replaced the links to open Office programs with a link to launcher.bat: @echo off title Launching Office... ...
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using two different network internet and office server

I have one cable on Pc. If I want to access internet I have to change Ip Address and if I want to run any Accounting Software, I have to change Ip back again to connect to server. is there any chance ...
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Printer shows up in control panel but not in office programs

So the printer is setup and working, shows up in the control panel, but on programs like openoffice libreoffice, and another one I can't remember at the moment it's just gone. I reinstalled it and it ...
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Outlook with existing data files [duplicate]

I reinstalled my computer and I did a back up of the Outlook pst data files. Now I installed Outlook and added my email account. I told it to use the existing data file. Then it started to download ...
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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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How do I automatically sync/couple an Excel file to Onedrive on Mac OS X?

I know how to save a file on Onedrive and it all works fine. But I would like to couple an Excel-file on my computer (or elsewhere) to Onedrive. That is: I work on a file in Excel and when I save that ...
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Why do I get an error on one specific PC when I try to use Office on Demand on it?

I have an Office 365 subscription. Whenever I attempt to run any Office on Demand application on my computer, I receive an error that there was an error trying to validate my Office 365 subscription ...
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Office 2013 installation error 1406

Hi I am trying to install Office 2013/2010 on my Windows 7 64 bit laptop. But each time I get the error 1406 which stops the setup boot-strapper. I have tried amending registry, cleaning up old ...
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How do I get ALT-ENTER wordwrap to auto-fit the height the cell EXCEL?

I am using ALT-ENTER for hard word wrapping in a cell. However, when I use it, the autofit height doesn't work properly. It fits the height of the cell to the first line. Is there any solutions to ...
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Outlook Calendar Printing Assistant For Outlook 2013

Has anyone had success installing the calendar printing assistant for Outlook 2013? The download page http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=16645 indicates that it should work for ...
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How to create different translation version for 1 word document?

I have an usage manual and I have translated I have to translate them into different languages. At first, Normally this is what I supposed to do; I should create a new page or new file for each ...
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Do I have to uninstall Office 2013 before I install Office 365?

On our company we have about 100 computers with Office 2013 (Volume Licenses) Now we have bought a subscription of Office 365 Midsize. Do we have to uninstall Office 2013 before installing Office 365 ...
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Word templates and custom fonts

I have recently undertaken a design branding job where I was asked to create Microsoft Word templates for invoices and reports. I have created the document with custom fonts, those which are used ...
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microsoft outlook message preview

This seems like an easy question but for some reason I have not been able to find the answer. Its simple: when I open outlook 2007 it goes straight to my inbox and loads everything. This message ...
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Microsoft Office 2003 won't work on Windows 8

My parents (in another country, so I can't get at their computer) have installed Microsoft Office on their Windows 8 machine. When they try to run it, they get this message: The temp folder is on a ...
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Conditional Formatting with Office 2008 for Mac

I'm working with a 2,000 line spreadsheet in which I want to isolate certain lines based upon certain key words in descriptions contained in the 1st column. I have tried using Conditional Formatting ...
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How do you disable the thick blue borders in Win32 Office 2013 applications?

In Office 2013 applications, the system draws a thick blue border around the application that merges with other open Office 2013 applications. While this looks really neat on a proper desktop, it ...
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Excel 2010 switching to formula view after every click

Since I installed Excel 2010 64-bit (was using 32-bit version before), every time I click on an icon in one of the ribbons, e.g. reducing icon size: The top bar switches to the formula view: ...
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Viewing tables from Microsoft Access database on Mac/OSX

I'm looking for a way to VIEW (not edit) tables or queries in a Microsoft Access database on a mac. The database file is located on a Windows computer, and can be put in a shared network location. ...
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Generate ordered numeric list in Excel based on cell value

I'm not sure if this is possible, but I would like to create an ordered numeric list automatically based on a cell value. For example, if I have a cell with a value of 100, I want excel to ...
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Microsoft Office 2010 Starter on Windows 8.1 [closed]

I just remembered I had a copy of Microsoft Office 2010 Starter, (and I don't want to pay for the full version of Office, I don't have that kind of money lying around), so I went to go install it on ...
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Extracting Office 2010 from Windows 7 ISO image [closed]

I have ISO image of Windows 7 that contains Office 2010 in it. I wonder if I can extract only Office 2010 files and install it on different computer. That ISO id provided by corporate IT Department. ...
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Schedule a mail on server using outlook 2010?

Is it possible to schedule a mail in outlook, I'm not asking about delaying a mail that I'm aware of. I want the mail will be dafted and scheduled and it should send it on time what I've schedule but ...
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Word wildcard search expression matching longest possible string having applied a certain character style to it

I am writing a macro to convert a Word document to LaTeX. All goes well, except one thing: The document makes heavy use of style templates, in effect using character styles to achieve a functional ...
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Can't insert PDF as object into WORD

I drag a .pdf file to a word document and get - The program used to created this object is AcroExch. That program is either not installed on your computer or it is not responding. To edit this ...
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License - Can I use Office 365 Home Premium on a business computer?

I'm thinking about buying Office 365 (aka. 2013) for my own PCs (2), and I could give one copy to the PC here that belongs to a company. The PC also got an Office 2007 (legal), but I'm no legal ...
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Keep OEM MS Office after reinstalling Windows 7

I have a HP G62-355DX Laptop that came with Windows 7 and Office 2007 pre-installed. I'm planning to reformat the HDD to fix slowdown and other various issues that have begun to crop up, but I'm not ...
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Is The hotkeys in office 2007&2013 don't work in windows 8.1 too? [duplicate]

This question has already asked in this page But not solved. Is it really a bug? What if we install office 2013 on windows 8.1?
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Dissimilar table cell heights in a given row

I want to mimic this in my Word 2007: Using table with thick border as well as having border colour as same as page colour I was able (partially) to get the same effect as above: However in the ...
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Extracting Microsoft Office installer from Dell OEM CDs

I have a Dell desktop computer that comes pre-installed with Windows 7 and Office 2010. The Office 2010 installation somehow got corrupted and I need to reinstall it. Dell supplied me with 3 CD; ...
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Export to excel not working if ms office is not present on machine

You might think this can be a possible duplicate to questions like this: How to create excel file witout installing MS Excel in vb.net? However this is not the case, I've googled a lot and things are ...
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Microsoft Office PowerPoint: Formatting to Fit On Page

I have a PowerPoint presentation made by someone else with multiple slides having the text protrude outside of the slide boundaries, so that when I export to PDF the relevant text (or specifically ...
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Convert folder of word docs into a single, parseable spreadsheet

Is it possible to show MSWord a folder full of .docs or .docxs and have it convert them into a spreadsheet containing columns for different variables that describe each document, such as filename, ...