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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What is “Office XML Handler”?

What is "Office XML Handler"? It seems to be a program from MS Office that likes to be unhelpfully associated with various file formats on Windows. Here's what has been happening when I double-click "....
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Cell shading not shown when table rows break over pages

I have a table with several cells in the left columns merged to span large amounts of the table. This is to colour-code the cells the the right of them - different parts of the table are grouped ...
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Remove drive Q microsoft office click-to-run 2010 (protected)

There is no trace of Microsoft office on my computer and I don't think there has been for more than 5 years, but just today there appeared a drive Q labeled microsoft office click-to-run 2010 (...
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Microsoft Word: Text space automatically being introduced when inserting citations. How to stop this?

I am using MS-Word 2010 professional and trying to submit a document to my professor, and he requires citations to hug the text. My problem: The top-right red arrow points to me highlighting the ...
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NTFS - allow a user to read, write and save an .xlsx file but not delete it or create new files and folders

I would like to allow a user to work with an already created Excel workbook -say A.xlsx- in a folder. It would be able to open, modify it and save it. It can not rename /delete it or other files nor ...
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SharePoint 365 / Office 365 helpdesk template

I want to use my current Sharepoint 365 for handling helpdesk tickets. I want a really basic helpdesk utility. I tried to install some applications templates and I couldn't. I found that Office 365 ...
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Reset code and userform window positions in Microsoft Office VBA

When we open UserForms and code modules in a Microsoft Office VBA project (Word, Excel or Access), we can change the size and location of these windows. MS Office saves the last position for these ...
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How to use font substitution in Word Online and Office 365 in general?

I'm trying to make a Word template for my company and we use a custom font in our brand assets, it looks fine when the font is installed but when we send the files to our clients it looks pretty bad ...
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OneNote 2016 Mac :: Keyboard shortcut to switch sections

I am using Office 2016 for Mac on my 13" Macbook Pro Early 2015, running Mac OS X El Capitan. I would like to use the keyboard to switch between Notebook Sections, within a Section Group. What is the ...
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Opening Office 2010 (.docx) file in Office 2003 on Win2K Machine with Compatibility Pack Installed

I work for an organization that has a fairly old server running some critical apps. We have a road map to move these applications to a new server, but have to support the existing one for the time ...
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How to change interior.color in excel, across multiple columns using a row variable

I'm trying to highlight a row that's assigned to "RowNum" I want to highlight Columns A through O. I've tried the things below, But receive syntax errors on each. sh1.Cells(RowNum, 15).Interior....
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MacOSX: Should MS Office AutoUpdate run automatically?

This is on Snow Leopard and MS Office 2008. Microsoft AutoUpdate is a program installed alongside Microsoft Office. From the name "Microsoft AutoUpdate", my guess is that this program should ...
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Why is my Excel 2010 window always on top?

I guess I have exactly the same issue as this poster, but in Excel. Does anyone have a solution to this?
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Lync/Outlook Conversation History not working

I am using Lync and Outlook 2010. My past conversations are not being saved. The "Save instant message conversations in my Conversation History folder" option is checked. In outlook there is no "...
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Microsoft Office 2016 fails to install with errors 1603, FC73469E

I am attempting to install Microsoft Office 2016 Pro Plus (classic, not click-to-run) The installation fails, here is an excerpt from Windows Event Viewer: Fault bucket 124669380009, type 5 Event ...
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Powerpoint 07 to dvd

A friend asked me to make a powerpoint presentation and wants to put a dvd(20 dvds so people can bring them home) in a dvd player and have it play a presentation. The presentation has looping audio ...
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Adding chapter title to a table of contents

I'm trying to add a new chapter title to one of my books and I have forgotten how to do it. Can someone, please, refresh my memory? I'm using Microsoft Word as my book format.
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Prefixing heading numbers with custom letters, varying by section, in Microsoft Word?

By default, Microsoft Word comes with default heading styles (e.g. Heading 1, Heading 2, Heading 3….). These defaults can be changed based on need. For example, I modified the default headings to ...
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How to make changes in Word document in collaboration with another person?

When I send a Word document draft to my supervisor, it may take several days for him to respond. Meanwhile, I keep working on the draft, making changes to different parts of the document. In a few ...
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Import EML emails into Outlook 2010 64-bit

Evening everyone. I'm helping setup a small office network, where a number of old PC's are being replaced with new ones with a 64-bit copy of Outlook 2010. The old emails were stored in Windows Live ...
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Table of Contents is using regular (Arabic) numbers for pages whose numbers are Roman

I'm using Microsoft Office 2013 Word. Pages that have page numbers displayed as Roman numerals are displayed in the Table of Contents with Arabic numeral page numbers. Here is a screenshot of the ...
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Adding mapped Sharepoint as a “Trusted Location” in Office 2016 for macro enabled files

Overview I'm trying to add a mapped Sharepoint Library to Trusted Location in Office for macro enabled files so end users don't have to select "Enable Macros" every time they launch the file. ...
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Powerpoint - Playing a bunch of images automatically, as a movie

If I have a series of images that I want to play in powerpoint, in a single slide (as opposed to copy each image in a separate slide) what is the best way to do it? Is there a straightforward way to ...
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PowerView to PowerPoint?

Is there a way to export PowerView slides/tabs to PowerPoint? I realize there are a couple articles on how to export PowerView from Sharepoint, but wondering if there is a way to do this for ...
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Adding Office 365 users to Windows 10 through script

I'm looking to overhauling our computer systems. One method I was asked on is whether it's possible to automatically add Office 365 users through a script. The idea being, the script would read a csv ...
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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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Ticket report - Auto populate from other worksheets into specific form

Hello ladies and gentlemen, I'm quite a dummy in excel and programming in general and I have a question related to building a report: I must present a ticket report of which tickets are opened, how ...
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Are all Microsoft Office updates uninstalled when removing Office?

I am just curious as to whether all the updates related to MS Office also get removed when performing a completed uninstall. The reason I ask is I want to update Office 2007 and because it's a ...
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Fatal error in excel “Errors where detected while saving filename”

I have some of excel files and I got an error while saving that says "Errors where detected while saving file name. Microsoft Excel may be able to save the file by removing or repairing some features. ...
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How do I insert the current year in PowerPoint

I'd like to have the current year appear on the footer of my slides. I've been doing this by manually typing the year, but every year, I need to update all my slides. Can I insert the year ...
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Office: personal licence with Campus storage

I have a standalone Office 365 subscription (uni student version, I paid for this), but I'd like to use it with the campus-wide-shared OneDrive (it's a completely different account and domain on ...
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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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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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This copy of Microsoft Office is not genuine

I have a legitimate, already-activated copy of Microsoft Office 2007 Enterprise. Both my best friend and his dad have the same copy installed on their machines as well, but they don't get this error ...
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Converting All Plain Text Links to Hyperlinks

I have a rather large Word file (+1,100 pages) that contains plain text links of media coverage. For instance, the Word document contains: The News Leader (AP) Va. police officer who died on her ...
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How to build custom text that will have: (a) generic template creation, (b) usability across multiple documents, AND (c) automate update

Problem: Remove inconsistencies between documents. Let’s say I write 5 sentences for "generic provision" (GP) in document A, and use that same language in document B. But if I edit the GP language in ...
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All Office 365 programs go unresponsive after a short amount of time

I have installed Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus on Windows 10. I had quite a bit of difficulty with this installation, the process would always fail with a 30015-11 error, though the program would show ...
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Word files have been converted to Microsoft Office 2010

All of a sudden my word files became Microsoft office 2010 files and since I do not own that subscription, I cannot open them anymore. Not sure when or HOW this happened.
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How do I track changes in Powerpoint?

In Microsoft Word, one can track changes. How do I do so in Powerpoint?
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What the heck have I done to my Excel sheet (and how to undo it)?

I have a lot of Excel sheets for all sorts of things - but none has ever acted up like this one here: This used to be a totally normal Excel 2007 sheet which I was able to resize, maximize etc. - ...
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Do Office 2013 OEMs allow for x64 installations?

Basically what the title says. At my company we order new computers with MS Office OEM pre-installations. As far as I know, there is no option during the installation to select the x64 version of any ...
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Why does Excel 2013 Ignore My Keystrokes?

So I was doing some copying and pasting into this new Excel file, and all of a sudden the keyboard is not being recognized in Excel. I also am unable to save this file. Anyone have ideas? Here is a ...
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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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How to restart slide numbering from 1 in new section in MS PowerPoint 2013?

I am using two sections in my presentation and I want slide numbering to restart after the end of 1st section and at the start of next section.
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Multi-row headers and Excel 2007 sort/filtering

I have a spreadsheet which uses 2 rows for header information. Filtering by selecting a column is implicitly assuming only 1 row of header information. Sorting has a header row checkbox but that ...
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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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How to set auto-replies for certain days in Microsoft Outlook?

I have a lazy colleague who always forgets to put her Out of Office on two days during the week when she is not at work. My question is, Is there a way in Microsoft Outlook via VB or a rule to send ...
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How do I change the language of all Powerpoint slides at once?

I want to change the proofing language of all my slides in a Powerpoint. I've tried setting the language via the Language Preferences menu, however this only changes it for new powerpoints.
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How do you get Word 2010 to spell check inside tables?

Microsoft Word doesn't even recognize misspelled words when I have "check spelling as you type" boxed checks in the proofing options. I've even purposely misspelled words inside tables and they don't ...
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Unable to update Windows products on more than one internet connection and more than one machine

Security Essentials - definitions, Windows 7, Office apps are all timing out or failing. This is happening at work and home more than 10 machines in different combinations. Is there an event I'm not ...