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Export selected pages to html

I'm using publisher 2010 and i want to export some pages to HTML. The pages I am trying to export are page 2-3 right in the middle of my document. When i select save and send and export to html only ...
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MS Publisher 2013 mail merge - date field in excel file format issue

The date field in the source Excel file is formated in long format, 23 April, 2014. But in the mail merge results from Publisher 2013 it goes to 2014-04-27 00:00:00. The format control in the ...
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how to layer shapes on top of text in MS Publisher

I need to draw a shape around some text in MS Publisher 2010. For example, draw a box around "Jan 1" in a long text box or around the "1" on the calendar in January. The problem is when I place the ...
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Publisher catalog merge: How can I make the catalog area follow the inner/outer margins

I am using MS Publisher 2013 to create a brochure. It has two-pages layout with a greater margin on the inside so there is extra space for the binding. I am using catalog merge to populate a lot of ...
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Microsoft Publisher - How to create a new Table Style?

In Microsoft Word you can create new table styles. I didn't see such an option in Microsoft Publisher 2007, nor in 2013. So is it possible? If not, any workaround / plugin?
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Trying to send a publisher invoice and use it as a template

I'm trying to send a file which is a publisher invoice to an email address, and use that invoice as a template while I'm away from home. I'm using an iPhone to send invoices. If anyone has any ideas ...
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Colour change when printing when overlaying transparent PNGs in Publisher

I have a a Publisher file which has a block of solid colour as a background. Over the top of that, I've overlaid a PNG with a completely transparent background. This looks as expected when on screen, ...
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Command Line Parameters?

Is there a way to print Publisher 2007 files on there own from Task Scheduler? Maybe a third party program, or a command line parameter something like (Pub.exe -print40pages -server1//HP2050.drv ...
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MS Publisher cannot save the file to PDF with crop marks

I am unable to save (i.e. export) the file to PDF using MS Publisher, when I include crop marks in my printout. Saving the file otherwise works, but when I include crop marks, it simply fails with ...
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Suggestions to make Outlook mail merge quicker

I am using Microsoft Publisher 2007 to create Newsletters and 'Mail Merge' them to Outlook 2007. The newsletters consist mainly of images of size between 200-500KB. My contact list is around 5000, ...
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Installing/Copying Fonts from a Publisher Document

I am working on a website a designer has created in Publisher. This file contains custom fonts, which I need to add to the website. I believe I already have these fonts installed (they do display ...
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Trying to install Ms Publisher 97 but have no code to input when asked. Can I get round this somehow?

Trying to install Publisher 97 onto a new computer. This is so old I have lost packaging that came with it and therefore have no code to input for installation. I desperately need this on my ...
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Microsoft Publisher 2013 change Language (or other properties) for multiple elements at once

Is there a way to change language for all text boxes in a Publisher 2013 document at once? I have an existing file with a bunch of text boxes set to a wrong language, which is screwing up spell ...
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sending one page/slide of a publication in Publisher as a PDF

I update a calendar periodically in MS Publisher, and I want to send one slide of the calendar as a PDF but the only options are to send one slide in the body of the email or send the entire ...
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Why is Publisher splitting my document onto two pages? [closed]

I have a single-page document in Microsoft Publisher 2010. When I go to print it, however, it splits it into two pages, and I can't for the life of me figure out why or how to fix it. Since it is only ...
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Scale to fit option

With Microsoft Publisher I have a document that is 16" x 20". I would like to print this on 11" x 17" paper, scaled to fit. However when I select print instead of the normal option One page per sheet ...
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Publisher 2007 default document page size

On opening publisher the Publication 1 that it presents me with is not the page size that I want. How do I change this default document so that when I open publisher next time it opens with the page ...
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Sending MS Publisher Document (or PDF) as Body of Email

I'm helping a friend create a single-page email newsletter for their work and they have a great design in MS Publisher. Is there any way to insert this as the BODY of an email (not an attachment), ...
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How do I set the default View in MS Publisher to Page Width?

Every time I open my .PUB, it defaults to Normal View when I want Page Width. Is there a way to change the document's default view, or even better, MS Publisher's default view, to Page Width? Specs: ...
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How to create content controls in Microsoft Publisher 2010?

I know that content controls can be created in Microsoft Word 2010 by going to "Word Options" → "Customise the ribbon" and ticking the "developer" box. But when I do this in Publisher, there is ...
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Can I password protect a Publisher file?

I was asked ealier this week if it was possible to password protect a Microsoft Office 2007 Publisher document. I was under the impression that it would be like protecting a Word document, by going to ...
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How to switch to web (publication) mode in microsoft publisher

I opened a .pub document. However, it doesn't display publication mode and the top, and I can't add HTML fragments. How can I switch to web mode?
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Insert SVG directly into Microsoft Publisher without converting file format

How can I insert an SVG image into a Microsoft Publisher 2010 document as a vector image without having to first convert it to a bitmap format like PNG? Copying and pasting an SVG file into a ...
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Can you display a unique (counting) number on each printed page in Word/Publisher?

I have a one page document where in the header I would like to have a number starting from one, that changes on every printed page. So if I printed out a batch of 50, the first printed sheet would ...
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Set Page Layout Based on Left or Right Page

Is there any way to create slightly different page layouts for pages that are on the Left of a booklet, vs pages on the Right? In a magazine that I'm formatting, I'd like for a textbox to be in the ...
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Acrobat TrimBoxes and ArtBoxes errors?

Someone in our family is getting into the publishing business, and the printers have very exact specifications for the PDF files they accept. I'm hoping for some help figuring out what is wrong with ...
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How to mail merge a hyperlink in Microsoft Word or Publisher 2010

I am trying to do an e-mail merge in Microsoft Publisher 2010 (which appears to do mail merging like Microsoft Word) and I'm wanting a merged email address to automatically be hyperlinked in the ...
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Lenovo S10 very laggy on startup

I have a Lenovo S10 netbook, and recently the computer is slow and laggy. Applications take a long time to start, mouse and keyboard input is choppy, etc. It has been dropped a few times, and has been ...
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Is there a way to extract/export images from Publisher files without having Publisher?

A client gave me a Publisher file with images in it that I'm supposed to extract out of the file and use for another project. I use OpenOffice and it does not appear to support .pub files. Any ...
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MS Publisher 2007 - Start numbering on page 3

Is it possible to adjust the starting page for the automatic numbering in MS Publisher 2007. I'm trying to get 'Page 1' to display on the bottom of my third actual page. Thanks.
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Print an 11 x 17 Microsoft publisher file on 2 pages

I have an Microsoft publisher file that is 11 x 17. When I try to print it, it tries to center it on 4 pages. I want it to print on 2. (This works by taking the image and printing landscape on two ...
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Examples of web sites created with Microsoft Publisher 2010 [closed]

Does anyone know of web sites that have been created with Microsoft Publisher 2010? I'd like links so that I can examine them and see if Publisher is a good way to create a web site.
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How to get Microsoft Search to index common file types like .pdf and .pub

I'm trying to get Windows Search (4.0) to index PDFs and .pub, .doc, etc. files. The files are on an XP Pro PC acting as a file server. But I don't have MS Office, etc. installed (no need, trying to ...
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Sudden “assert” error on MS Publisher 97

I have been using Microsoft Publisher 97 for 12 years and never had a problem. Now, all of a sudden, I get an error message: ASSERT: File undialog.cpp line 1396. What does this mean and how can I ...
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Open Microsoft Publisher Document on Linux

I'm pretty sure the options consist of Just don't do it (use a nice open standard file format). Not great when someone sends you something. Translate the format on Windows. I think you need ...
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What is a good alternative to Publisher for Desktop Publishing?

On occasion, I have the need to design flyers, small newsletters, tri-fold brochures and other printed documents for my business or for civic groups I volunteer with. In the past I have had access to ...