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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How to check if .NET programmability support is installed for Word 2007

I have to install third party software that requires that Microsoft Office 2007 be installed with ".NET Programability Support". Does anyone know how I can tell if this was installed?
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Freeware tool to crack excel password [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Remove password from an Excel Document I have an Excel document that is password protected Are there any freeware tools out there to crack the password to open a document? ...
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How to add a 'second elbow' to an 'elbow arrow connector' in Powerpoint 2007?

I'm trying to put together a relatively complex flow-chart thing -as part of a University assignment (health-related, and gosh, does my university love all things Microsoft Office...). Because of ...
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Office 2013 Click to Run - Primary Interop Assemblies

Given that the Office 2013 click-to-run installer allows no customisation of the installation, whatsoever, how can I install, or where can I find an installer for the Primary Interop Assemblies/.NET ...
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Equation editor does not work in Word and PowerPoint 2013

Word crashes when trying to insert an equation. I have Microsoft Office Pro Plus 2013 (64 Bit). I am experiencing a problem with the equation editor in Word 2013 and PowerPoint 2013 (also Excel). In ...
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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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is there a way to automate xx:05 as the meeting start and xx:55 as the meeting end by default in Outlook

Is there a registry edit trick or a macro I can use to have the default timings of my meetings start 5 minutes after full hour and end 5 minutes prior full hour. I do this by hand right now to remove ...
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Font affects MS Word's spell check ability?

When I use the Wingdings font, the spell checker doesn't work (Wingdings isn't the only font I have this problem, there are others). How can I fix this, how can I force the spell checker to ignore ...
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Outlook Search folder — How to filter messages that have one category but don't have another?

I'm coming from a Google Apps setup at my old company to Outlook 2007 at my new company, and I'm trying to make it feel "more like home." I plan to use Search Folders to handle my Status labels, but ...
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Excel: Why doesn't “File->Save As” remember the last directory between sessions?

I have already read and implemented the answer in the following post. Excel: why doesn't "File-> Save As" remember the last directory that you saved a file in However I did not have ...
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Which MS Office version is the most Netbook-friendly? [closed]

My sister has just bought a mid-range netbook, not sure about the exact spec. We're trying to figure out which version of MS Office would be the most resource friendly. The current options are Office ...
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Excel annoyance: How to maintain formulas in a ledger?

A common use of Excel is to create a spreadsheet which functions as a transaction ledger of some kind, where one or more fields in each row is calculated by adding a value or values from the current ...
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Swap two fonts in all styles in Microsoft Word?

In a sample document, there are a bunch of styles (in Garamond) based on Plain Text (Courier). I would like to change those styles to another font (Georgia, for example). Since the styles in question ...
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Outlook 2007 (2003) Rule: “Mark As Read” “Move to a specific folder” Envelope displays in system tray after message is read

After creating a rule in Outlook 2007 (or 2003) (on Windows XP) which will change certain messages to "Mark as Read" and then "Move to a Specific Folder" and the rule is executed the notification icon ...
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Copy data from multiple MS Word files to Excel using VBA

I know this question was already asked (Copying data from multiple word docs into one excel sheet) the thing is I can't use the answer. I'm fresh to VBA, but I thought I can handle it. I was wrong. I ...
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How can I save ALL of my Outlook 2010 configuration settings?

I would like to backup all of my Outlook 2010 settings, including: Signatures View configurations Font settings Any/all settings available under "Options" And so on... What files, directories and ...
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how to remove or change background fills in all tables in a microsoft word document

I have a bunch of large documents, with many tables that have different and inconsistent fill styles - some of them are not readable in black and white when printed. I cannot change the background ...
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Word autocompletion from inside document

Using office 2013. I'm working on big Word document. There are bunch of common words. The problem is, I wonder if it's possible to suggest words from inside this document while you type (on the fly)? ...
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Microsoft Office: Hotkey for applying frequently used fonts?

When writing technical documents/reports, it is often a good practice to use different fonts for certain concepts, e.g. to use Consolas for the names of datatypes (in the context of software ...
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How to remove lines in word?

In microsoft word 2007 it is easy to make a line seperate by typing 3 dashes and pressing enter, like so --- Normally I have no trouble removing these line seperates, but at the moment I have one I ...
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Set Microsoft Word template to always save documents based on it to a certain location

Some of my professors demand very specific formats for papers typed up for their courses. I've created word templates (.dotx files) for these, so I don't have to set up the formatting each time I go ...
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How to apply external CSS stylesheet to document in Microsoft Word?

Seems like there should be a simple answer here, but can't find it in Word Help, MS Office Online, or Google... I simply want to be able to apply an external CSS stylesheet (standardstyles.css, e.g.) ...
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“Microsoft Office (any app) has not been installed for the current user”

I had Office XP pro (2002) working, but I started to get this message. "Microsoft Office Access has not been installed for the current user. Please run setup to install the application". I ...
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Stop Excel from changing file contents upon open

I use synchronization a lot on my machines. Excel changes the modification date right at the very moment it opens the file. Then, it changes the contents of the file (I guess to update the statistics ...
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Excel 2010 takes forever to open

I have identified a very interesting problem with Microsoft Excel 2010 on a client's computer. When opening an Excel file located on a shared folder or mapped network drive, Excel takes 2-3 minutes ...
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How to fix corrupted (non-Explorer/system) icons in Windows XP

It seems like Windows XP doesn't recognize default icons of many applications in my old Dell machine e.g. Skype, Windows Live Messenger, Adobe Reader, Microsoft Office 2003. Though I can open all ...
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How can I Find and replace all text that has a style in MS Word 2013 without changing style on line below

I have a MS Word 2013 document with several headings that are styled as "Heading 4". My goal is to replace all text that is styled as "Heading 4" to ###### and style "Heading 5". I use the ...
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How do I create block diagrams in Microsoft Office without using Visio?

I need to create block diagrams (which will simply consist of rectangulars connected to each other with arrows, summing and multiplication circles). Microsoft Office 2013 is installed in my school lab,...
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Create a 2 tone (or 2 colour) border on a style in Microsoft Office 2010

I am trying to create a two tone border to go under headings in MS office. The goal is to look like this one: Notice how the Heading has an underline with two colours (of different sizes as well). ...
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oledata.mso, image001.emz - What do I do to actually open this?

I received an email from someone I know (and expected) containing 2 attachments. I was expecting a PowerPoint file, but instead received a "image001.emz" and "oledata.mso" file instead. The oledata....
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Links in Excel changed after a crash

A few of my users use Excel spreadsheets that have cells linked to other spread sheats. It is set up so the catering.xslx pints to the inventory,comm2002.xls. I was told that excel will crash and all ...
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How do we view and resolve the difference between my version and the server version of a file?

In our MS Office Upload Center, I have a file: Name MyFile.docx Location d.docs.live.net/2234hksjdfhk2j34/Documents/Work/ (this is OneDrive) Last in Sync 10/26/2014 2:50 PM Status Please Refresh ...
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Microsoft OneNote: setting a global page template

I am currently using Microsoft Office 2010. In OneNote, I know how to set a default page template for the current section. However, I was wondering if I could set a default page template for the ...
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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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Microsoft Office Annoyances? [closed]

What is your worst Office annoyance? It can come from any of the Office Applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Access, Infopath, Visio, OneNote). Please specify: What application and ...
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Free office suites: the most compatible with Microsoft Office? [closed]

What free office suite is the most compatible with Microsoft Office?
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How can I copy a formula multiple times and always refer to the same cell?

I have a number in cell A1 and a column of 20 numbers in the B column. I'd like to put a formula in each of the cells in the C column next to each number in the B column. Let's say it's =B1-A1, and ...
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How to change or remove all traces of original author name in Excel 2010 document

At our company we need to deploy one Excel Workbook in that way that nobody would see it is made by us by looking at the Office metadata. What fields do we need to look for? I know, that the document ...
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What are the options for using Microsoft Office products on Linux?

My main desktop system is Windows 7. One of the main things that prevents my from switching to Ubuntu for daily tasks is that the standard MS Office products (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) are not ...
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How to launch Word/Excel/PowerPoint in Windows XP run box

To run Word/Excel/PowerPoint 2003 or 2007 in Windows XP run box. Is there any way to do this? Furthermore, does it have any arguments?
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XP OEM licensing when reinstalling Windows XP

My wife has managed to buy a Dell laptop she was using at her ex-employer that just went bust. The problem with it is the OS (Windows XP) which takes ages to boot and is generally disproportionally ...
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Just switched to widescreen monitors — what should I do with all this extra width?

I just switched from two 19" monitors running 1280 X 1024 to two 22" monitors running 1680 X 1050. If I run typical apps full screen now, they tend to have a lot of unused white space. Examples: I'm ...
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Ms Office “Not genuine” anymore, after motherboard replacement

The motherboard of my laptop recently gave the ghost and since the laptop was still under warranty, the manufacturer replaced it for free and all seemed well, except that my copy of Ms Office gives me ...
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Filling empty spaces in a column with a series in Microsoft Excel

I have a list like this: A B Student ID Student Name 20496836 Barnes, Troy 28682693 Bennett, Shirley Edison, Annie 28395839 Hawthorne, Pierce ...
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Microsoft Excel - Copy Pasting while maintaining reference to a single cell

Let's say that I have a value in cell A5 that is being used to calculate a value in A3. Example: A3 = (A1 + A2) * A5 When I copy paste cells A1:A3 and paste onto B1:B3, I'd like the resulting ...
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How to find all field codes in Word documents?

My document has tons of field codes, pointing to sections. Now, I need to update the label of these field codes, but I don't want to skim the document for them. How do I search for all the field ...
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Office 2013 Professional Plus - 64 bit or 32 bit?

I have a copy of Office Professional Plus 2013 (not the preview, the real thing) - it comes in 32 and 64 bit varieties. Which one should I install? What are the pluses and minuses? Currently I have ...
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how to add 8:00:00 hours to all the datetime values in a column in MS Excel sheet

Need a syntax for building up a formula to add 8:00:00 hours to all the datetime values in a column in MS Excel sheet. Using Sum() Function doesn't work.
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How to disable moving down on Enter key in Excel 2007?

There used to be a check-box in preferences in Excel 2003 to disable moving down on Enter key after you edited a cell. Where could I find that setting in Excel 2007? <whining on>It drives me ...
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Running IE and MS Office in Wine or using sandboxie

I have a friend that constantly keeps having viruses on his computer. The main problem is that he's using Windows with 2-3 antiviruses but he keeps opening unverified Powerpoint files and binaries ...