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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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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Where are my Office 2011 AutoRecovery files?

I have followed the following suggestion that was posted on here but it says "The folder can't be found". The path that was suggested is: /Users/username/Library/Application ...
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Right Click on Column or Row does not show Context Menu

I have the following issue: When right clicking in a row or column in Excel 2010 no menu is appearing. In Excel 2003 right clicking in a row lets you insert/delete rows. Do you know if this ...
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Microsoft office word 2013 sharing a document allowing only edit/add comments

I've been trying to share a document in Microsoft Office Word 2013(in fact office 365) but in a way that other users only can comment it(like google drive). I've tried in "REVIEW" the option ...
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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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How can I automatically fill a series in excel, based on the value of another cell?

How do I automatically change the length of a column with the numbers 0-n, where n = a number in a certain field? I'm thinking of something like this: EDIT: Seems like I was bad at explaining ...
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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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Jump Lists not showing for Office programs in Windows 7

I have a laptop running Windows 7 Home Premium. I installed Office 2010 on this laptop, and I noticed that Jump Lists were not showing. If I pin Word, Excel or PowerPoint to the taskbar or start menu, ...
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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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Open a .docx file with Office Online

With Google Drive they have complimentary products like Google Docs that opens the web editor when you double click it on your desktop. Is there a way to set that up with .docx files and Office ...
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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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Add Right-Click Save as PDF in Windows Explorer

I'm looking for a way to be able to add some options to the Right Click Context menu in Windows 7. I really don't have much experience in programming much but I am very eager and willing to learn. ...
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Office 2007 constantly crashes, logged as Event ID 1000

I have a user, who despite my best efforts, is having constant Office 2007 crashes. I've tried deleting their profile and setting it up again, repairing office, uninstalling completely and then ...
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How do I transfer my Word 2007 autocorrect settings to Word 2010?

I am running Office 2010 on Windows 7. I would like to copy the autocorrect settings from my old PC that was running Office 2007. I copied the file MSO1033, but am unable to figure out how to import ...
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How Do I Embed The Entire Excel Workbook Int a MS Word 2010 Document

In Office 2007, I could embed the entire Excel workbook into a MS Word document. The Word page would show an icon for the Excel file. It did not display any of the contents of the workbook on the ...
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How to add Microsoft Word option to the mouse right-click drop-down menu in internet explorer?

I have a system with Windows 7 Home Basic (64-bit), and Internet Explorer 11. My computer is a Dell Inspiron 5520, with a Core i5 Intel CPU. When you select some text, like a sentence or word, in ...
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Opening a word file in Recent documents - Office Word

There was a word .doc file I was working with in my flash drive, then after I removed the flash it has disappeared. Now I can see the file name in office in recent documents, is there any chance I ...
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Office 2010 macro issues

I have some macro enabled word documents that worked fine in Word 2003, but in 2010 I cannot get the macro security settings to behave properly. When I first open a macro enabled document, I get this ...
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How do I number paragraphs in Word without affecting the headings?

I am trying to make a template with numbered paragraphs, but I don't want the paragraph numbering to affect the heading numbering. It currently looks like this: 1 Heading 1 2 Heading 2 2.1 ...
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What do these cryptic strings really mean in registry associations?

Looking at my HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Word.Document.12\shell\Open\command\command value (Word 2010 'Open' shell association) I see this sort of nonsense: ...
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MS Word 2013 Captions, Headings and Styles with outline numbers

I have a somewhat large word document with several chapter headings, section headings and sub section headings. It also contains an appendix section. So I've used "Heading 1" for chapter headings, ...
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Office Files slow to save on local drive

I having trouble saving files on Office. I've already noticed the problem with Word files and PowerPoint files. I think Excel is showing the same behavior. As son as I hit save (usually by using the ...
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Office 2013 Service Pack 1 - Is it possible to remove some parts of it?

I recently allowed the Office 2013 Service Pack 1 to be installed through Windows update to my computer. However, in combination with my company's Exchange server, it leads to a very annoying "bug" ...
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Configuring VAMT 3.0 for Office 2013 Professional Plus

I am provided Microsoft Office 2013 ProPlus (perpetual version - not O365) through my school (Undergrad STEM student). It was through an OnTheHub/Kivuto Webstore. With it being a VL/Academic software, ...
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My powerpoint seems working in right-to-left

I don't seem to find a way to switch it off. See picture. There seems to be no way to say the paragraph is not RTL. There are addable RTL buttons in the customize ribbon dialog, but they are grayed ...
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Revoke MS Office 2013 license

A laptop I don't have anymore has a copy of MS Office 2013 Professional installed on it. I don't want the person who now has it to have a free license since I paid for it. Is there a way to revoke ...
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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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Cannot install Visio Professional 2013 after installing Office Professional Plus 2013

On a freshly installed Windows 8.1 (x64) computer, I successfully installed Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2013 (x64). I then proceeded to install Microsoft Visio Professional 2013 (x64) [all of ...
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Bring back the object browser in Word 2013

In previous Word versions there was a very handy feature called "object browser" that allowed you to quickly navigate a document. Here is a very simple explanation of what it does: ...
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How can I change the default location/action of 'Open Outlook Data File' in Outlook 2010?

I have recently deployed a Remote Desktop Host server that functions as a remote Microsoft Office 2010 work space for users. In part of the locking down of this server I have installed all programs on ...
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Can't change table background color in the header in Microsoft Word 2011

Here we have 2 tables, one is in the header and another one is outside of the header. (content of the page) As you can see, I can simply change the background color of each cell in the bottom table ...
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How to change the saved Office 2013 Product Key

I installed Office 2013 and put in the product key when it asked me to. After typing in the product key, it allowed me to use MS Word once. After I closed MS Word and went to reopen it the next day, ...
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Update Combobox Fields via an Access 2013 Form

Simplified version: I would like to update a table field based on a combobox: SELECT [Table].[ID], [Table].[Name] & " " & [Table].[Year], [Table].[Info1], [Table].[Info2], [Table].[Info3] ...
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How do I add VBA in MS Office?

I've seen posts showing answers which use VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) code/macros, however, I've also noted additional comments afterwards about how to use the VBA (how to implement it). I'm ...
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Microsoft Office document is “locked for editing by 'another user'”

A few of my users are in and out of various Excel 2007 spreadsheets all day. One of them reports that "50% of the time" she tries to open a spreadsheet from the file server, an information message ...
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Office 2013 installed but showing as Office 365

I have MS Office 365 installed and recently have purchased Office 2013 Professional. I uninstalled Office 365 using RevoUninstaller and installed Office 2013. Normally it should ask for the product ...
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Win8: The program can't start because MSVCR71.dll is missing from your system [duplicate]

I am trying to install Office 2007 Standard on Windows 8. When I attempt installation, I get an error saying "The program can't start because MSVCR71.dll is missing from your system." I've looked ...
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Outlook 2013 - Slow Performance?

Has anyone made the switch from Office 2010 to 2013 and see the performance decrease difference? I disabled hardware acceleration and animations like many of the posts you will find in searches ...
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How to extract numerical value after a certain string within a sentence in Excel cell?

I want to extract the numerical value immediately following the string "ABS" (Case sensitive) within a bulk of text in a cell from an Excel table. Not all the cell may contain the the string I'm ...
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Autosave PDF in MS Word

This question is inspired by my use of LaTeX, where you usually share the generated PDF, not the source file. I want my .docx documents to be source files, with PDFs being the files to share. Thus I ...
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copy styles from office 2010 word document to another

Can anyone tell me how to copy styles from one word (2010) document to another? Seemed like a very obvious thing but is apparantly not. Also, is there a command, script that I can run against a word ...
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How do I deactivate MS Office 2013 Home and Business?

We own two licenses of MS Office 2013 Home and Business. By mistake I installed the same one (via web install of the office.com website) on two different machines. Obviously when I try to activate the ...
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Regular expressions in Microsoft Office 2013

I read the articles on regular expressions in Office already. My wish is to manipulate quoted strings. I need to replace the quote characters with parentheses. For example: "Hello World." ...
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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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How do I bring back the ribbon in Office 2010?

The ribbon in Excel 2010 appears when I click on Home or Insert or one of the other tabs, but disappears again when I go back to editing my document. I'd like it to always be visible - how can I get ...
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Obtaining a list of all hyperlinks?

Is there some method by which a list of all hyperlinks in a Microsoft Office 2010 Document can be obtained? I'm trying to check a large number of large documents (a grab bag of Word, Excel and ...
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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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How to Merge a Chinese-Only Doc and Its Translated English-Only Doc into A Chinese-English Bilingual Paragraph-by-Paragraph Doc

I translated a source document in Chinese into a target English document with a CAT (computer-aided translation) tool OmegaT. So, there are two documents, one is a Chinese document, and the other is ...
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Detect duplicate file name with different extension

I used Office File Converter (OFC) to convert my old Office documents to the newer format with a an X (docx, xlsx, pptx). OFC did not provide an option to delete converted documents. Now, I need to ...
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Flickering tables using Office 2002 on Windows 7

We are currently using Office 2002 on Windows XP but will be moving our users to Windows 7 in the next few months. Part of our business is writing research documents so there is heavy use of Word ...