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 Recover corrupted word files? [on hold]

Recently I have been digging for old Word (2013) files and I have found that some of them are corrupted. How this happened is a mystery to me, and if someone could comment I would appreciate it. ...
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How to turn off automatic Microsoft office updates in Windows 8

I'm using Windows 8. I dont want to turn off all Windows updates. Only ones related to microsoft office. (I have office XP version). Thanks, Trinity
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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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How To Remove Hyper link from excel by short key [on hold]

How to remove hyperlinks using a hotkey in excel versions 2007, 2010 and 2013?
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How to perform sql query on sheets of excel

I have two tables in excel(sheets) . One has 10,000 entries , another has 1000 entries . Both of them have account number column in common . I want to select only those row in 10,000 entries which ...
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How to remove [Gmail] folder in MS outlook 2010?

I am using MS Outlook 2010 and configured Gmail accounts.It lists all configured account folders as follows [Gmail] All mails Drafts Important Spam Starred Trash How to remove [Gmail] ...
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Cannot open Microsoft Access 2013 since last microsoft update

I use Windows 8 and Microsoft Office 365. I can see in Programs and Features that Microsoft Office installed the version 15.0.4631.1002 of Microsoft Office 365. Since then, if I try to open an ...
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How to reactivate ruler controls (tabs, indents) in Word 2013

For some unknown reason the controls in the ruler turned hidden/deactivated. Like this: They were on, now they're gone. And I see no option anywhere. How can I reactivate them?
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Lync 2013 Does Not Maintain IM Window Size Or Position

I am using Windows 7 64-bit and I just upgraded from Lync 2010 to Lync 2013. In Lync 2010, after you closed an IM, the next IM opened would be the previous IM's size and position. From my ...
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office on demand wont remember my login/general office 365 problems

Every day or every time I reboot I have to go through this pita process: Open a file from the online OneDrive I have to say to edit it in word It will load the office on demand stuff locally It will ...
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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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Microsoft Word 2010 not spell checking some paragraphs / sections

Microsoft Word 2010 (Professional) is not spell checking some paragraphs for some reason but I would like it to do so. If I crtl a > under review tab, language, set proofing language dialogue box > ...
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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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All-in-one Office installer

Currently, I have individual installers for the following acquired from a few official sources (VLSC, Partner Network, MSDN, etc): Office 2010 Home and Business 32-bit (OEM) Office 2010 Standard ...
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Multi-row headers and excel 2007 sort/filtering

I have a spreadsheet which uses 2 rows for header information. Filtering implicitly is assuming only 1 row of header information. Sorting has a header row checkbox but that only toggles treating the ...
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Microsoft Excel Custom Label Overlay on Line Graph

I have 2 tables identical. One records the progression of projects as a percentage over dates until completion. The other is a replica table but records the daily status of the projects on the ...
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Moving email from Outlook archive into Office 365 account

My company is moving to Office 365 from a 3rd party Exchange provider. We've got all of our old email archived and stored locally. I would like to take all of the email that's been archived and move ...
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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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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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Word 2010 - Can't set default style and normal.dotm changes do not appear to “stick”

I have Microsoft Word 2010 32-bit running on Windows 7 64-bit. Ultimately I want to eradicate extra spaces after a carriage return for any new blank documents. No method that I have tried so far ...
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Prevent Office 2013 from creating “Custom Office Templates” directory in My Documents

Office 2013 keeps creating the directory C:\Users\user\Documents\Custom Office Templates. I like to keep My Documents tidy for quick access. Is there anyway to prevent Office from continunally ...
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Excel Column Formatting

I am looking to Format a column of text in excel for example A ABC123 123DGF ABC124 NMO445 B Corp Acct Corp HR I want excel to notice the text entered in column A and then ...
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Thumbnail do not appear for office documents

The thumbnails for all Microsoft office (2010 pro) files quit working. They show the type (word, excel, etc) icon but not a thumbnail of the actual document. All other icons (pdf,etc) that show live ...
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Are menus dead?

I downloaded Office 2010 and have been fiddling with Excel and found the UI to be excellent. However, unless I'm missing it, menus are nowhere to be found. Are they done?
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Changed location of OneDrive; now Office 2013 apps crash?

My C partition is small; so I have moved OneDrive to a different partition. This works fine when I used Windows 8.1's SkyDrive app to open documents stored there; and when I used Windows Explorer. ...
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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 I search for an actual asterisk in Excel?

I want to search for and replace "*", an actual Shift + 8 asterisk.There is no option to turn wildcards on and off like there is in Word.
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Outlook spelling/proofing language / dictionary issue

I'm using Office 2010. Every time I try to send an email I get this: Dictionary language: Spanish (International Sort) It marks almost all the english words. I need english proofing. I already set ...
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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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Is there anything to open .docx documents on Linux (Ubuntu)?

My mother has some serious issues using Windows (viruses, spywares, and so on) and I seriously think about setting up Ubuntu as a replacement. (That would ease my "job" as well) The only concern 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 to protect file and folder in a portable drive?

I had a situation here where I often bring my laptop outside to work or make a copy of files/documents to pendrive. Just wonder is there a way to protect the files/documents in case I lost the laptop ...
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How can I change the “Click to enter text” textbox text on a Word 2010 form?

I am building a form in Word. There are several text boxes, all of which display "Click To Enter Text" before the users adds some content. How can I change this to display something more meaningful? ...
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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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Where is a database shape in Visio?

I am trying to document an architecture in Visio, and I can't find a shape for a database. I see servers, clients, etc. - but no database.
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Office 2010 muti region OEM?

Buying a laptop from Germany, we use OEM licensing from the US (all above board, just the OEM loophole) Are OEM licenses multi-region or will we have to buy a specific office product for use in ...
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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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copy data from multiple word files to excel with 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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Where can I find my office account email for office 365

I purchased office 365. In order to install on my computer I had to log in with email so I quickly made an email. The package I purchased allowed for install on five computers. But when I try to ...
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Microsoft Office SmartArt - Continue on new line

How can I make this series continue on a new line when it become to small to see properly? This is the document I currently have: As you can see it is particually hard to read, so I would like a ...
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Identify “Composite Document File”

In a folder containing several PowerPoint Presentations and Spreadsheets, I discovered the following file: Name: ppt115.tmp Size: 160 MB Meta: No EXIF or other metadata Type: (as identified by ...
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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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Microsoft office automation error

I am receiving an error when i try to create an excel workbook through a vb6 application. the error is a Microsoft Software Installer error 0x80004023. i have read over a similar question on a ...
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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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My computer takes 2 minutes to load MS Excel. Is RAM the culprit?

My main laptop is broken and I am using my old one. It performs office work slowly, and I was particularly upset when it took 2 minutes to load MS Excel. I know this is not a specific question, but ...
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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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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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Overwrote my presentation with a new blank file, now can't recover it

I had a PowerPoint file with 140 slides that accidentally overwrote with a new blank file of the same name. I always save my files on SharePoint but this time I forgot it. I tested applications like ...
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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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Is the Open XML SDK 2.5 for Microsoft Office out of CTP yet?

I have been playing with the Open XML SDK 2.0 for Microsoft Office and noticed there was the Open XML SDK 2.5 for Microsoft Office available but some links show it as being in CTP. My question; is it ...