Microsoft Word is the word processing software from Microsoft that lets you create and edit documents.

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LS20B300BS/XL :MODEL CODE

My computer (Samsung) monitor show only Analog with five dots. Then it shows check signal cable with red, green, blue small boxes and the next line it shows DVI in a rectangle box. How to solve this ...
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Getting page numbers on every page where I've turned off the header

i have formatted a very long text into multiple sections such that odd and even pages have different headers, and the first page of each section has a blank header. Now I want to add page numbers that ...
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Removing all manual word / line breaks in Microsoft Word

I have auto word break option enabled in my Word 2010 so most of the words breaks correctly on the end of lines. When I'm not satisfied with the results, I can always press Ctrl + - to force that ...
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break/stop numbered lists from continuing in the next table cell [Word 2013]

I'm having some issues with word when I make numbered lists that are located within several tables and cells. Word automatically continues from from previous number in the list even if it is in a ...
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How do I remove(delete) all text that has superscript formatting?

I have a large amount of text (almost 100 pages) while I was changing the font size I highlighted everything, changing the font size of the superscripts too. I actually do not need to superscripts, ...
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Word 2013, ctrl+backspace includes the space between the current word and the previous

When you hold Ctrl and backspace you normally delete a word instead of a character at a time. But in Microsoft Word 2013 it includes the blank space between the word you're deleting and the word ...
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How do I add a horizontal double lined border to the right side of line numbers in Word 365?

This page has an example of how it should look with the horizontal double lines between the line numbers and the body text. example How do I put a double line between the line numbers on the left and ...
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Word (Office 365) macros disappear

I have created a few simple macros in Word. One of them allows me to switch between printers without multiple clicks. I create this macro (and other simple ones) and they work. The next day, the ...
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Multiple languages mail merge word

I'm having some trouble with Microsoft Word's mail merge feature. Every day, we send an e-mail to a bunch of people across the world. I have an around 600 rows Excel file generated daily and I send an ...
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Page Numbering with next page number

I want to know how to insert a page footer stating next page number as a page continuation (eg: "Continue with page XX") I am using MS Word 2010
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Opening Microsoft Office 365 gives blank menus and blank popups

I have recently installed Microsoft Office 365 (shows up as Office 2013) but when I open any of the applications (Word, Excel, etc.) I am presented with a popup which is nearly blank and the ribbon ...
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Cannot print from Microsoft Office (other programs work fine)

I have a TCP/IP network printer installed on 5 machines in my office. On 4 of the machines, I can print without problem from any program. On the 5th machine, I can print without problem from any ...
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Is it possible to use the citation tool in Microsoft Word to create full citation text?

The citation management tool in Microsoft word seems to only be able to create bracketed, short-form inline citation of the sources when insert citation is used. The bibliography is the only place ...
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Export PowerPoint slides to Word without using “handouts”?

I have already read many other articles about converting/exporting, but they all use Handouts. Is there a way to export the content of the slides to Word so that the occupy full pages?
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Increase padding against surrounding font container in MS Word

The following screen grab shows a Heading 2 piece of text with a shaded background colour applied. This is just plain text (no tables, etc). Is it possible to increase the 'padding' such that the ...
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Word 2010 - Curly Quotes [Slovenian language]

I have a pretty rudimentary question. I would like to get curly quotes and not straight ones ("x" and 'x') in the document formatted in Slovenian language (Slavic language), which uses chevrons. I ...
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How to copy a path from “recent items” in any MS Office application?

or "recent places" for that matter It's not possible to copy the location from the application, so is this list stored somewhere else e.g. registry, file system, xml config file? The problem is that ...
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Word 2007 - “Save as” / Save dialog window won't show, even for unsaved documents

I have a situation where when I try to save an unsaved document using Ctrl+S, or choosing File -> Save or File -> Save As, the save dialog window won't appear, so I can't save the document, and I have ...
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Microsoft Word expand autocorrect

How can I expand the auto-correct dialog box using a keyboard shortcut in MS Word? Example: I typed some text, it changed to Some text, and the auto-correct "prompt" showed up like this: I want to ...
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How do I setup the Microsoft Word 2010 Table of Contents so that it updates for Headings 1-3, 5-6? i.e. skipping out Heading level 4

I have the following style heading levels setup in Microsoft Word 2010: Heading level 1: 1 Heading level 2: 1.1 Heading level 3: 1.1.1 Heading level 4: 1.1.1.1 Heading level 5: Appendix I ...
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Multi level lists look horrible

I have the following multi line document (text is just lipsum) Look at 10.1. and compare it to 9.1., 10.1. has more space between it and the test. Also the space is not the same on the first and ...
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CTRL key keeps opening the tags in Word 2013

When I'm typing in Word, I find that I keep entering the Smart Tag (I think its called) UI and my fast typing ends up triggering buttons and options in the tag's floating dialog box. It's very ...
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Microsoft word 2007 picture

Lately when I print out our business letterhead, our logo has all of a sudden become distorted & cuts off part of it. It shows up in the print preview & on the screen fine. I have tried ...
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How can I print 2 pages per sheet on word 2010

I tried setting the printer to two pages per sheet but it did not come out the way I expected the printer indeed did print 2 pages but not on the long side, it printed 2 pages but on the short side ...
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How can I merge two seperate two-column sections?

By highlighting my text, I determined the flow of text in my template document (the red numbers indicate the sequence in which the text flows): However, I want the text in the first page to flow ...
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Word 2013: pages are missing in docx file (was edited with Word 2003)

I had a doc file, which was converted to a docx file with Word 2013. Everything is working here. Then I made changes on this file with Word 2003 and saved the docx. Now on a Word 2013 only the half ...
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Mark objects or texts as “not printable” on Word 2013

Is possible I define an object or text as "not printable"? So, for instance, I can see it on document, but it'll not printed on paper. I need put some pictures on document that is useful only as ...
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Export MS-Word drawings to TIFF and EPS

I have some drawings in my docx file. These drawing were accomplished by use of MS Word 2010 win and 2011 mac drawing features. I am now required to export them separately in TIFF and EPS format. I ...
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Save as a web page - lists are not saved allways with UL or OL html tag

I am getting documents created by other people that contain lists like this: List item 1 List item 2 I need to convert them to HTML and I use Save as web page in Word. There is a ...
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Add verb to Word vocabulary so Word stops claiming sentence is fragment?

I'm working with Word for Mac, version 14.3.9 (131030). The same problem exists for Word on my PC, like Word 2013 and Word 2010. Word has flagged the following sentence as a fragment: The ...
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Find and replace in MathType equations

Is it possible to change Det to det in all MathType equations?
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Add a combination of words to dictionary in MS Word

The term 'fuel gauge' doesn't translate to my native language, so I'm using it in English. Occurrence of either of the individual terms in my document would be in error, but the combination (or it's ...
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Finding files on the hard disk containing specific text– Windows 8

I know that I created a file using Word and saved it at some time in the past. Now I need that file and I have no idea what I call it, but I do know that I use a specific and unique phrase in it. I'm ...
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A configuration window is shown, every time I start Word?

Every time I start Word 2007 , I get a configuration progress window as shown in the following screen shot . please any solution ? I think this is happened when I installed Microsoft office 2013 and ...
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keyboard shortcut to cycle through selected styles

I am using Word 2010. I have a document with many styles. I want to use a single key, F2, to cycle through three of these styles: S1, S2, and S3. Pressing F2 once will assign style S1 to the ...
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Non-Latin numbered lists (MS Word)

(Sorry if duplicate) When creating a numbered list in MS Word 2013, I can choose the list style, e.g., 1. First item 2. Second item 3. Third item or a) First item b) Second item c) Third item ...
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Setting hard text container size for Mail Merge?

I'm having issues with ensuring the layout of my Mail Merge document because some fields being inputted are either too long or too short. Is there a way to make a field (like a table cell) just cut ...
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Can I recover a version of file which was saved while its save location was being moved?

I incredibly stupidly moved a whole bunch of documents from my C drive to my D drive, while I had one of them open. I hadn't saved the document today, but had written about 4,000 words in it, when it ...
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Updating Microsoft Word link item through VBA

Is it possible to change the Item of a link in MS Word referencing to an Excel spreadsheet, pragmatically, through the use of VBA? I have found discussions on how about to change the file source, but ...
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Word 2013 - Default fonts for multiple languages?

When working with multiple (more than two) languages in the same document, how can one set a separate default font for each one? This is required in my case since the languages have unique scripts. ...
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Use VBA to reset style inheritance (Word 2013)

I would like to revisit this question - Remove setting from style to inherit setting from base style - since the answer provided and voted doesn't really do what I want it to do. A style in Word can ...
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Increasing all levels in a list by 1 in a word document

I have a word document which has been divided into different parts using a multilevel list. The thing is that I need to copy the whole doc into another higher level document. So is there a way to ...
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Word 2013 - insert “intelligent” field

I have a word document with several sections and every section has a unique header. I need to insert a field containing the revision date, and as it is now I need to insert the date in all the ...
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Printing call-out borders in Word 2013

When I create a document including normal textboxes and call-outs, the borders of the call-outs print as thick even when I set the width to 0.25 (the minimum), but the textbox borders print fine. ...
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Missing Microsoft Word files

I am missing some saved docx files. They did not turn up anywhere in a search of my entire c: drive. I do not think that it got deleted, because I once had a file disappear before (one of the ones ...
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Bind paragraph to numeric list heading

I have lots of subheadings as lists and this is one of them. However - they paragraph (covered in black) is not bounded to it. On other headings I can click small arrow beside them to expand/collapse. ...
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Using HTML codes in Quick Parts

Is there any way to display the HTML codes as text in Quick Parts. I need to include table from the data in extract from SharePoint using Quick Parts. So, I need to display it as text in Word.
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Is there a way to replace all first paragraphs after a page break with that same content but in bold?

Basically what is said in the title: I've got a very long document with no formatting and lots and lots of page breaks and I would like to format the first paragraph after each page break in bold. ...
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How to open password protected docx? (Word 2007)

I've tried doing the unzipping thing, but it won't work. It says "The following file could not be unzipped or is not a valid Zip file." I've tried using the word password recovery but since I haven't ...
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Word 2013: Versions on SAVING, not only for AUTO-SAVING?

Word 2013 has a kind of Version Control. If you open a document, and select "Information", then you see a button for Versions. However, this Version control only works for AUTO-SAVED documents. But ...