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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Office 2013 display bug

I've started getting a really weird bug in Office 2013 - every time I open any program in the suite I get the visual bug seen in the screenshot. The programs work, the problem seems to be purely ...
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Microsoft Word 2013 - Cannot Paste Special

In Word 2013, I am trying to paste the contents of my clipboard which contains a formatted table from Excel into a word document. When I press ALT+E and then press S to bring up the special paste ...
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Office 2013 doesn't zoom in real time?

In Office 2010, I was holding Control button while scrolling and the document was zooming in real-time. Now, in Office 2013, it instead shows "Text Zoom: N%" (N is the zoom value, obviously...), and ...
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Changing Office 2010 to integrate with Lync instead of Skype

I have Office 2010 installed on my computer alongside Skype. Whenever I want to start a chat with a contact in Office, it opens up Skype. More recently, I installed Lync (also 2010), but Office will ...
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Default Save Location - Outlook

When saving an email in any version of outlook it seems to default to the last location it saved to when you attempt to save another file. Is there a way to set outlook to default to one specific ...
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Linking to Other Excel Sheets Greyed Out (Excel 2011 Mac)

I just got a file from my colleague which has some broken links. They were broken because the path to the cells pointed directly to a file on her computer. She sent over those files, and now I have to ...
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Trying to Use AppleScript to Convert .xls and .xlsx to .txt (Tab Delimited), Needs Fixing

I copied this from an answer I got from another thread. I am trying to convert ~300 .xls and .xlsx files to tab delimited. They are all in the same folder. If anyone knows a better way, please let me ...
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Outlook 2010 - change font of incoming mails from specific sender

I would like to config Outlook 2010 that all incoming mails from [email protected] are displayed with the Font 'Courier New'. I found that it is possible to set the default font on this page: ...
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Excel Mortgage Amortization Schedule w/ large extra principal payment calculation

I have been using a Mortgage Amortization Schedule to figure out my loan payments: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/templates/mortgage-amortization-schedule-TC001056620.aspx One thing that it is ...
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Can you use one Microsoft Office 2007 key on multiple devices?

Example: I have an Ubuntu box running wine, and a Windows 7 VM. Can I install Office (Student/Home 2007) in Wine, see if it works well, then uninstall it, and re-install it in The Windows VM? If ...
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Creating navigatable bookmark list in Word

How can I create such navigable bookmarks in Microsoft Word (I didnt prepared this doc; I just got this .doc and wondered how we can create those)? Edit Ohkay I realize that this can be done by ...
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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 insert user-defined fields in a Word document?

How do you insert a user-defined field in a Word document? I am using Word 2010.
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Can I reuse my Office 2010 licence key when upgrading my OS to 8?

As some others have been doing, I have been procrastinating upgrading my operating system. A lot. I'm still on XP (Don't laugh, I can't see spending the money), and since MS is pulling the plug on ...
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Why does Outlook 2013 not send my email?

The problem: Outlook 2013 will not send email with a particular symbol, namely a piece of paper with a pencil. Such a symbol is probably created when I edit an email. The top symbol with the ...
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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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edit equations in PowerPoint 2011 (mac) that were saved in PowerPoint 2010 (windows)

I'm trying to edit a file that was saved in PowerPoint 2010, on Windows. I'm using PowerPoint 2011 on Mac OSX. The problem is that any text box that has an equation in it is un-editable (rendered as ...
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Mails and meeting get replicated(AutoSaved) in Outlook Draft Folder for no reason

One of my friend have a strange problem. Most of emails/meeting item get saved in outlook draft folder automatically for no reason. But still he can able to send mails without an issue. But there are ...
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Why is my Office 2010 download always resulting in “installation of this package failed”?

Everytime I visit https://www20.downloadoffice2010.microsoft.com/usa/registerkey.aspx?ref=backup&culture=en-US In order to download a backup up copy of both a "MS OFFICE 2010 Home and Business" ...
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Restricting access to MS Office files based on user credentials

The organization i work for is looking for a solution wherein the access to certain documents is restricted. These documents will be of Microsoft Office formats(xls, doc etc). The users are very ...
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Why is MS Access Report repeating the details section?

I am using MS Access 2010, and I created a form that then produces a report. Because it is designed to print on a label instead of a regular piece of paper, the entire report is smaller than usual, ...
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Office 2007 deploy - gpo script on windows startup does not wait for its termination, instead winlogon appears immediately

I have to deploy Office 2007 to a bunch of clients. I followed these instructions: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc179134%28v=office.12%29.aspx The method is to create a script (a very ...
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How are encrypted Word documents stored?

I know that Microsoft Office files are basically just ZIP archives with a different file extension that contain XML files. However, when you select the "Encrypt with a password" option how are they ...
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Outlook 2013 - SLOW bootup time d/t exchange server connection attempts

I've narrowed down my problem to outlook trying to connect to MS' exchange server that snags me up. The icon will eventually come up on the task bar and I can hit cancel, but this is after a solid 30 ...
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Mass Convert .xls and .xlsx to .txt (Tab Delimited) on a Mac

I have about 150 .xls and .xlsx files that I need converting into tab-delimited. I tried using automator, but I was only able to do it one-by-one. It's definitely faster than opening up each one ...
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How to translate an image?

I have some Chinese documents in PDF format, the pages unfortunately are scanned, so the word-by-word translation no longer become an option :( . Yesterday I came across Microsoft Office Document ...
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Need to keep click View Ruler to set another Tab Stop, is this working as intended?

I keep having to close/open View Ruler after clicking the body of the doc in order to set another Tab stop. Is this working as intended?
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Outlook: Mark a private flag on sent emails

I've recently started to automatically add a flag "for follow-up" on every email I send. (I would like to keep track of those emails I sent out). My problem currently is that my recipients also ...
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How can I make sure MS Office closes all its file handles?

When I'm working on a bunch of different files--and I notice this most especially with Excel and Outlook--that when I close out a window for a particular file, and I go to rename it or delete it ...
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Multiple Appointment/Meeting options in Outlook

I am wanting to know if there is a way to send someone in Outlook 2 appointment options and let them pick which one they want, which would automatically decline the other option. The only way I can ...
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Microsoft Excel. Inserting a common thing to entire row/column

I'm encountering a basic problem with excel and outlook. Please give it a thought. I have a list of phone numbers on excel sheet as well as outlook. It's just one column. All I need to do is insert ...
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How to enable the WMI service on many machines to find MS-Office licenses using the Volume Activation Management Tool 2.0 using Active Directory?

I installed the Volume Activation Management Tool 2.0 from Microsoft to scan all the computers on my network to find out how many valid MS Office licenses we have installed on all of the machines. ...
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Many to one in Smart Art

I am looking for a way to use Smart Art to represent a many to one organisational structure. I can find many way to make a diagram in which each manager is responsible for one or more employees, but ...
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Microsoft office 2013 Reinstall

I am trying to re install Office 2013, but it says: "We found a pre-release or beta version of an office product on your computer and can't install because of it. Please uninstall any pre-release ...
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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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Increment a cell value every 23rd line

I have the statement below at every 23rd line in an excel sheet CSV format (there are no formulae in the document, I just assumed using excel would be the easiest way to change this!) ...
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How do I copy a word document with pictures into a blog post?

I am trying to copy a word document with some formatting (e.g. bulleted lists) and pictures to a blog post using Google's Blogger. When I do direct copy/paste, everything seems to copy over ...
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Finding Date Created in Office 2007-

I use Office 2007 I cannot find the date a document was created, as in the older versions of Office. I have tried exactly what MS says to do and there are no advanced settings under the 'prepare' ...
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Set default “Save As” location for an existing MS Word document

Is there a way to set the default "Save As" location for an existing MS Word document? I've already done this http://wordprocessing.about.com/od/microsoftword2007/qt/2007savelocatio.htm ...
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Restrict word document to partial read

I'm using Word 2010. A user has requested that certain parts of the document is hidden from view. How can I secure parts of a word file to certain users? I'm loading word docs onto sharepoint but ...
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Secondary labels for y-axis values

I have the following request. The client wants me to create a sort of Gantt graphic with Excel, and wants me to have dates in the y-axis in a bar chart. It also wants me to include under those date ...
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Open Sharepoint files from Office 2003

I'm experiencing some problems when I'm trying to open office documents from my mapped network drive using Office 2003. If I go into Excel 2003 and File>Open and then types in the following URL ...
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Filter outlook 2010 Emails I sent— but only to one recipient?

I want to search all the mails I sent to :zeev But I dont want to include mails which ive sent to "zeev" and "john" e.g. : So , I want to find emails which i've sent ONLY to "zeev" What is ...
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Log into Office365 and Azure with different email addresses

My Azure (MSDN-based) account is tied to a different email address than my Office 365 account. I'm finding it impossible to login to one if previous browser sessions had been logged into the other. ...
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Create a public folder in Skydrive Pro

I'm getting started with the SkyDrive Pro (via Office 365 sub) and am trying to replicate something that's very easy to do in GoogleDocs - create a folder where any files held within become public and ...
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Is it possible to install Helvetica for Microsoft Office? [closed]

I am trying to use a font in the Helvetica family for a word document on a Windows 7 machine.
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Will Microsoft Office Student expire after four years?

Will Microsoft Office Student completely expire after four years or will the web functionality be disabled? Does anyone know what "4 year subscription" really means? ...
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Dragon Naturally Speaking 10 enters bad characters in certain text editors in Windows XP

I use DNS 10 in Win 7 without any problems for dictating in office XP and office 2007. I have installed it too on a computer under WinXP and there, with office XP and office 2003 it enters wrong ...
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MS Excel: Can I link images using a relative path?

I am working on an MS Excel document that contains a lot of (around 200) images. They are currently saved within the document, so the file becomes huge and working gets very slow. Linking the ...
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Determine the computer machine name when Microsoft Office document is “locked for editing by 'another user'”

Is there a way to determine the computer name on which a Microsoft Office document is currently open, and thus locked for editing to other users? The situation is that we use a network drive to share ...