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

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How much time the Copied Data are stored in Temporary memory

I want to know how much time the Copied Items or data's are stored . Is it correct these copied items are stored in RAM, when will this Items are expires Suggest me to know the answer . Thanks in ...
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What defines the order of the tabs in the new template window?

When using the templates feature in Microsoft Office, what is it that defines the order in which the sub-folders in your defined templates folder are displayed? At this point I would post an image ...
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Printing doc created in webview

I've been sent a document that looks fine in web view, but when switched to print view runs way off the page. When I try to set margins the body seems to be pushed more off the page. Are there any ...
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Microsoft Word 2013 Equation Editor: How to insert a tab character into an equation?

When using the equation editor in Microsoft Word 2013, how do you enter a tab character? I have an equation like this: P = N/C and want this: P = N/c (but as a Word equation, and with ...
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Mail Merge using the Data Bar Conditional Formatting

I am creating a mail merge which produces customized reports for each student. The content of the word document contains a bar which is marked off in units from the lowest possible to highest ...
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Is there a list of textmark tags in word

I know you can set textmarks in word using the shortcut CTRL + F9 and refeer to specific parts of your text like the current page or the number of pages of your whole document Those Tags look like ...
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Microsoft word, numbering theorems and corollaries using the same number counter [on hold]

In Microsoft word (I'm using mac but I think solution is general), I am writing a thesis and I need to have this kind of settings: Observation 1, ... Observation 2, ... Theorem 3, ... Corollary 4, ...
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Export document properties of every file in a folder

I need to obtain the document properties of every Office file in a folder, for about 35k files. The document properties are NOT the filesystem file properties that Windows Explorer exposes, but those ...
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Copy one MS Word style from machine to machine?

I have a complex style named code in my Word 2007 normal.dotm document on one machine (setting 'New documents based on this template'). I want to transfer it to another machine (also Word 2007), also ...
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Word 2013 Copying Images Shows Blank Square

Recently, copying and pasting images from the Internet into my Word or Outlook document/e-mail stopped working. Instead of showing the actual image, it inserts a white square. This is how it looks ...
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Indenting Paragraphs For Bullets In A Table

I want to decrease the indentation on the bulleted paragraphs in even rows in a 2x6 table. I went to "Table Tools" -> "Design" -> "Table Styles" -> "More" -> "New Table Style..." and created a style ...
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Security in a Word with password

How secure is a word document if I put a password to open it? I suppose is more save to put information in a note of Apple Keychain or 1Password, is that correct?
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Microsoft Office Lock File Curiosity

When I open a .doc file in Microsoft Word, it automatically creates a lock file. For example, when I open Flash.doc from my Desktop, Word immediately creates a hidden lock file called ~$lash.doc. ...
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Microsoft Word stopped checking spelling in the middle of the document

I am writing a document and there are some red underlined 'misspelled' words like 'octasulfur' which I would expect. Just a few paragraphs later, nothing is being checked even though I know they are ...
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How to define a specific row height for Word table row similarly 'Row Height' feature in Excel?

In Excel we have 'Row Height' where we can enter a number to define the heihgt of a row. I want to do the same in Word but there is no such command when right clicking on the row. And currently we ...
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Maintaining margins with tables in landscape and portrait orientation

How do I maintain margins of 1 in when pages switch between landscape and portrait for tables created in Word?
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how to protect from editing or converting to text a pdf file?

I am using a version of Ms Office of 2010, it was a beta version of public domain (I dont recall the name, but I believe it was called Blue version or something like that). I usually make my ...
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How to merge Word documets without changing the numbering

I need to merge 50 Word docs into one Word file. Each of the docs includes some numbering and multi-level numbering lists. Is there a way to merge these docs and keep the original numbering defined ...
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Adjust decimal separator in imported charts

I am about to write an English document with the German versions of MS Word and Excel. I use Excel to create a chart which I import into the Word document (by Copy & Paste). I can tell Excel to ...
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Microsoft Word “Random” Crashes - possible workaround?

Word seemingly randomly crashes in an application setting where it is first being used to programmatically databind (bookmarks) and then directly afterwards opened on the user machine for further user ...
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Word crashed during save - now document won't open

After saving a document in Word it crashed, and now I can’t open it again. Now when I try to open the Word file, it says "There was an error opening the file", and nothing more happens. I've tried ...
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Can I stop Word 2013 marking a name as a grammar error?

I've added the name Mally to my custom dictionary in Word 2013, so it's no longer a spelling error, but Word still thinks it should be all lower-case as I should only capitalise proper nouns. Can I ...
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Word 2013: Get the page number for the previous page

I'm trying to accomplish something very simple in Word 2013, but the feature does not seem to be available, nor can I work it out with field codes. I simply want to include, on multiple pages, ...
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Document should be editable but not be able to be saved

I have a word document in 2010. The document is a series of questions to be asked to the customer. All the technicians open the document while talking to the customer. Technicians should be able to ...
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Align column of numbers, negative numbers, decimals and percentages in Excel

My list of numbers contains the following: 48.8 4.19 (0.36) 4.52% and I want them all to align by decimal. As far as I can tell it is not possible in a single step and the best I can do is paste ...
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Table Formatting in Word

I have a table in Word which is 5 columns wide and multiple rows. In Row 3, cells 1, 2, 3 & 5 have simple text. Cell 4 contains a large quantity of text and therefore needs to wrap over several ...
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Keeping Microsoft from auto starting on Mac

Whenever I start up my Mac Mini (running OS Mavericks) or Macbook Air (OS 10.9), I have to wait while Word and Excel automatically load and open. I've tried stopping this from happening via system ...
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Preserving table borders and shades while converting to text in word 2010

I am trying to create a word 2010 template to display some data to user when he creates a new document based on it. As such, I need to display a table in the document. I have created the document ...
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Word: How to paste formatting from image to image?

Say I have an image A. I paste it to Word, resize it, crop it, make border, change the wrap setting, etc. Then I find picture B will be more suitable. How can I paste A's formatting from A to B? I ...
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Author of the document a pdf was created from?

I teach in a college, and a wee while ago I had some fun spotting students who copied other students work by simply taking their word file and "paraphrasing" the sentences. So student A would ...
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Windows (partially) claims I have a private key for a foreign certificate

We have a MS Word document template with vba code produced and signed by an external firm. When I view the details of the signing certificate from within Word vba developer tools, it shows up with ...
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Why does Microsoft Word open Word 6.0 Binary Documents and Templates in Protected View by default? Is there a reason I shouldn't turn that off?

I have a .doc file which, because of the format it's saved in, Word 2013 opens in Protected view. I can't edit, save, or print it: I would like to do at least one of those things with this file. I ...
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How to change superscript text so that it is displayed in parenthesis in Word?

How to change superscript text so that it is displayed in parenthesis in Word? I have a massive amount of interlinear text in the format: x y where y is the translation of the word x. I would like ...
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Open word 2000 documents in word 2013

My parents recently updated their computer, where before they were running Word 2000, they are now running Word 2013. Word 2013 will not open files created in 2000, and none of the compatibility ...
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microsoft word: creating subdocument 'Normal' style issues

I am creating subdocuments from a large master document. I'm using the feature to break up our specification and make it easier for my team to collaborate. It's on the order of 500 subdocuments. ...
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Change of orientation stops the page numbering

I have page numbering set up. When I change orientation on two pages (using "this point forward"), the first page using landscape mode no longer has the page number. The second landscape page, and ...
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How do I quickly insert many new rows into a table in Word (2010)

I have a table which is 9 rows. It needs to be 59 rows. I know the trick where you highlight say 3 rows then do insert and it gives you three new rows. That approach obviously does not work as well ...
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Word is right aligning the first line of paragraph in bulleted list

I'm trying to make a bulleted list in Word and for some reason it is forcing the first line only to be aligned to the right. I am using Word 2010 and when I click on the relevant text it shows it as ...
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Adding custom text to a Word cross-reference field

I've got a very long document that uses multi-level numbering. I'm wanting to include cross-references (with hyperlinks) back and forth to particular sections, and I've been using the standard Word ...
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Batch format and convert word documents in mac OSX

I am looking for a way to format multiple word documents (in a same formatting) and then save them as PDF. Specifically: Format orientation, page margins, page columns, and font. Save the formatted ...
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Bring header/footer in front of object

As the accepted answer of this question say, I covered the page with a text box to change the color of specific pages. I set wrap text attribute to behind text. The problem is the page number in the ...
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How to adjust page size (not margins?) in Word

I am experiencing a bizarre quirk on Word, wherein my page's margins (or something else that I don't know the terminology for) have been adjusted without me being aware of how it happened (see picture ...
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Large Microsoft Word file won't save or export to pdf

I a word file over 200 pages containing my thesis, and out of lack of a better method I am using the subdocuments feature. My subdocuments are pretty massive because they contain a lot of excel plots ...
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Why does placing a Word document as input in a Web form launch the process WINWORD.EXE?

I have IE 11 on Win 7 — yes, I live dangerously. I have a Web form, like this. I click Browse... and I choose a Word document. I don't even send the form. The process WINWORD.EXE starts, and I get ...
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Automatic Table of Contents showing all the same page number

I've created an automatic table of contents within Microsoft Word. It has successfully populated the headings with the correct information; however, all of the page numbers show 1 the whole way down. ...
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How to Repair Corrupt MS Word (Docx and Doc) Files [closed]

I have a corrupted Word 2010 and 2013 file that I want to recover damaged Word file. I have tried several online freeware programs without success. I was unable to use the repair/recover feature in MS ...
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Change heading style: Italicize words (in heading title) without italicizing heading number

I want my headings to appear as such 1.1 History of the Universe [Body] 1.2 History of the Milky Way [Body] where the heading numbers "1.1" and "1.2" are not italicized, but the heading titles ...
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Microsoft Word Table of Contents displays the color of the numbered list instead of the color in the TOC style

In a Microsoft Word 2013 document I have defined Heading 1 and Heading 2 to be a numbered list in a blue font. When I generate the TOC the text of the TOC line is black but the number from the entry ...
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Can I print only the “simple markup” in Microsoft Word?

It seems like there is only an option to print all markup or print no markup in Microsoft Word (2010), even if only "show simple markup" is selected in the document itself. Is there a way to print ...
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Process Monitor Results from two Citrix Servers Application Error

I have two Citrix Servers both running an in-house bespoke software. The software generates files using a word 2003 mail merge template which runs VBA code to query an oracle database. Anyway the ...