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18 views

How to recover partially deleted text in Word file

I have deleted part of the text of a Word file by mistake. That was 10 days back. How can I recover the deleted text? I have tried Recuva software.
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1answer
39 views

How can I turn the formatting marks off in Microsoft Word [on hold]

How can I delete the 'right to left' and 'left to right' icons next to lines and sentences when using Microsoft Word. I believe I actually accidentally hit a couple of buttons which caused this, and I ...
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1answer
20 views

How to vocally change text between upper or lower case in windows 7dictation voice to text

When using windows 7 dictation with Microsoft word, Sometimes the dictation capitalizes certain words. So, after dictating a paragraph or sentence, I want to select all of the and say a command the ...
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27 views

Create self signed certifcate for internal application

We have an internal developed .VSTO application as an add-in to Word and I need to deliver silently to a Windows 7 SOE. The domain is 2008 R2 based. However when I script the installer, it comes up ...
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53 views

All letters appear as Capital letters in Word 2007 even if CapsLock is off

In my Word 2007 all letters typing from or copying from some where else appears as capital letters. Things were fine till yesterday. I checked whether Caps Lock is on, but it is not. Is there any ...
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40 views

unable to save documents in Word

Recently, I made a Word document in Microsoft Office 2010, but when I try to save it I can't at all! After I named the file and chose the location, the program wrote "saving" in the bottom and then ...
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1answer
69 views

Is there an 'Always on top' option for Microsoft Word 2013

I'd like to keep my word document always on top of all the windows. How to do that?
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2answers
252 views

How to suppress Microsoft Word to restore a minimized Word documents when opening another one?

I tend to have multiple Word documents open at the same time, which are minimized. When I now open a new Word document, one of the minimized documents gets restored and pops up, before the new ...
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2answers
30 views

Windows 7 Glitches When Enter is Pressed

There are currently two situations where I have a bug, and was wondering if it is a known virus. First of all is when I'm hitting enter in a URL bar, it just spams a bunch of random characters. The ...
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189 views

Printer doesn't get orders from microsoft word or adobe reader

I have HP DeskJet 2540 series. At first, it printed everything but since a few days ago, it doesn't print anymore from Word or PDF files except from the Chrome browser. The driver is up to date and I ...
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1answer
157 views

Can I get Microsoft Word to save before Windows goes into sleep mode? (avoiding having to 'recover' files)

Is there a way that microsoft word can see that the computer wants to go into sleep mode and SAVE there and then. e.g. if I or somebody from the welcome screen put the computer into sleep mode(i'd ...
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1answer
219 views

How can I edit the Microsoft Word bibliography XML format in an intuitive way?

In Microsoft Word 2010 citation manager there is no possibility to edit the inline citation format or the bibliography format while the functionality is available through XML files. Does Microsoft ...
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1answer
195 views

Open Word document from SharePoint as Read Only via Windows Explorer

I have Windows Explorer configured to point at a couple of directories from SharePoint: https://teams/projects/myproject/ProjectDocuments https://teams/projects/myproject/SharedDocuments ...
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2answers
70 views

How to merge two or more Word documents

How can I merge two or more Word documents without copying contents to one single document? Any suggestions will be appreciated. Thanks in advance.
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2answers
84 views

Microsoft Office Alternatives [closed]

I have a windows 7 computer with no Microsoft Office installed on it. Occasionally I have to view and print some documents created in Microsoft Office. I also have to sometimes create documents. I ...
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0answers
42 views

word files opening with only one click

All word files are opening with only one click. It is only with word and nothing else. Folder Options is set to 2 clicks. I have tried restore defaults in folder options as well. Using Office 2010 ...
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1answer
73 views

Make Ms Word activate window of file if it is already open when I double click the file's icon?

When I try to open a word document that is already open, I want it to just activate the window where the file is open. How can I do that? sometimes it takes time to check if an ms word document is ...
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1answer
19 views

Microsoft Word 2007

I have an Excel file where data is separated by a comma in a single cell. i.e. abc,def,ghi I want to do a mail merge to a Word table where a new row is created when there is a column in the field ...
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1answer
55 views

Word Caps-Lock click will return to the other language

I want to write in 2 languages in Word Office. I'm in my language and click Caps-Lock to swtich to English. When I click again on Caps-Lock in order to return to my language, it stays in english(low ...
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1answer
229 views

How to change Word 2013 thumbnails to Windows 7?

As you can see in the below screenshot, if I hover over the advanced settings button, I get a thumbnail explaining the purpose of Paragraph Settings using the Windows XP UI. I am actually running ...
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1answer
403 views

How to kill Microsoft Word 2013 after it crashes?

I have a problem which makes Microsoft Word 2013 crash. Whenever it crashes, I cannot close it - I have to reboot. Killing via Task Manager or Process Explorer doesn't seem to do anything. How do I ...
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3answers
235 views

How can I split up a document into two by even and odd pages?

I would like to split up a text document into two documents where one contains only the odd pages and the other contains only the even pages. The document is a docx but the exact format is not ...
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2answers
105 views

Computer crashed, all text files in Docx upon startup

My computer crashed last night when I was running Spybot Search & Destroy. It might have overheated, because it was pretty a hot day and the bottom of my laptop was also hot. Upon rebooting, all ...
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2answers
2k views

Open .docx files with Word Starter after uninstalling trial Word 2010?

I installed a Trial version of Microsoft office (against my will) as a requirement for a class I attended. Once installed all .docx files opened with Microsoft Word 2010. When the Trial ran out, i ...
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193 views

How can I copy spreadsheet cells into word document?

I'm trying to copy a selection of cells within a spreadsheet across the word and have changes appear in both sp doc and Wd doc. I have read this answer you gave from another with the same quest: ...
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0answers
159 views

Change the Default Date setting in Word 2010

I am using Word 2010 and Windows 7. You know how when you start typing a date in Word it will automatically suggest what it thinks you want? Like if I start typing “6/29”, a little grey bubble will ...
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66 views

MS Office 2013 and Asian languages

I've got a Win7 computer with Office 2013 installed. System language is German. When switching input language to Thai I can type in the system dialog boxes (like start buttno app finder), but can't ...
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1answer
3k views

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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75 views

word won't put diacritics before other character is typed

I've got a problem with one of the computers I use (running Win7 Pro x64 with Office 2007). Word won't let me type any diacritics (like AltGr+a = ą, AltGr+e = ę, etc) before any other character is ...
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5k views

How can I restore the icon for MS Office 2010 Word?

I am running windows 7 and due to some funny things that have happened with me attempting Ubuntu for a few months I have since lost its MS Office 2010 Word icon and now it appears as the generic icon. ...
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1answer
59 views

My rtf documents suddenly reverted to 'Read only' documents.

My rtf documents suddenly reverted to 'Read only' documents. When I saved them as Word documents, they were still 'Read only'. How can I solve the problem?
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1answer
40 views

Office 2007: assign a different keyboard shortcut to “find”

I'm trying to assign a single key (F2) to the "find" command, but I cannot find it in the list of commands. As you can see here, I can see the "find" command when it comes to add it to the Quick ...
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1answer
127 views

Word 2013 Default View

So I have a new client which we rolled Office 2013 to. I had been using it for a few months so I was comfortable with the changes from 2010. The issue I am having is with the default view when opening ...
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1answer
99 views

Switching to the last application not working in Windows 7

In Windows 7 I can not switch to last app using a keyboard shortcut (possibly ALT+TAB). Current scenario: I have 1 Word 2007 document opened. I start Total Commander and open another Word document ...
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142 views

Word crashes on opening file for write access

I own Office 2010 Pro Plus, and despite its other features I really only use Word. The problem is, recently, when I start it, it freezes and crashes. I have run through all the Microsoft fixit stuff, ...
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1answer
91 views

Stop Office file type associations

Microsoft Office wants to use Microsoft Word as the default HTML editor. I do not want this. I changed the value at HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\htmlfile\shell\Edit\command However the next time I start ...
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1answer
583 views

Can I recover a Word document that was open when my computer shut off?

How can I get my document on Word which was being written but not saved. The screen went dead and I turned off the computer by pushing power button. After restart the file was gone. Is there any way ...
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3answers
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Micrososft Word creating a textbox with only top border

I want to create a textbox in microsoft word with only top border as we commonly find in place where signature is needed, like where we have a line above the word Signature.
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2answers
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Equation editor does not work in Word and PowerPoint 2013

Word crashes when trying to insert an equation. I have Microsoft Office Pro Plus 2013 (64 Bit). I am experiencing a problem with the equation editor in Word 2013 and PowerPoint 2013 (also Excel). In ...
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1answer
54 views

Windows Fonts operating strangely

I have a handful of documents on a network share created in a specific font - which is installed on both the machine that created the document and the machine that is reading the document (different ...
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1answer
206 views

Replacing Italic with markdown formatting or em tags

I have content in google docs that is being converted to HTML. The main trick is that there are a number of italic sections which I would like to add <em> tags or markdown asterisks. I tried ...
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Unable to find Word and PowerPoint in start menu seach

I've recently got a new computer, and was tasked with some basic configuration. I've created 4 accounts, all of them administrators. On one of them, I've created taskbar and desktop shortcuts for ...
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“Microsoft Office Word” option is gone from the create new menu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “New Word Document” missing from right-click context menu? I have Office 2007. When I right click the folder screen of the "Windows Explorer" in order to create a new ...
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397 views

Explorer preview pane & DOTX files

Word seems to 'bug-out' when previewing a template file from windows explorer's preview pane. The file will display a preview but cannot be opened in word until word.exe process is killed. This ...
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Microsoft Word asking to use a document for “style”

I received a message box from Microsoft Word quoting a large piece of a password protected document and asking if it could be used for "style". There was a comment that the document would be ...
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0answers
207 views

Setting up Zhuyin input keyboard

I type up a lot of Chinese characters, and am quite used to typing in Pinyin. However, I'd like to teach my students, who were initially taught using Zhuyin, to use Pinyin, since Pinyin usage is far ...
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3answers
330 views

Explorer's preview push Word in background window

I have a Windows 7 computer which have a strange behavior: when preview is enabled in explorer, I double-click on any Word document, Word is launched, the document is loaded, and immediatly explorer ...
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1answer
95 views

Word 2010 pegging CPU

Intermittently, Word 2010 will peg one CPU and cause my laptop fan to run constantly. Often, quitting Word, waiting several seconds for winword.exe to cycle out of Task Manager, and then restarting ...
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1answer
1k views

Microsoft Word 2010 crashing when opening a second Word document while first is still open

Things I've tried: Fresh OS, more RAM, SSD Reinstall x86 Office 2010 All updates, etc. are current Scanned using malware bytes (any other program needed?) Disabled all add-ins It doesn't give an ...
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2answers
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MS Word 2010 won't print multiple copies of a document

I have a Windows 7 64-bit machine with Office 2010, all the latest updates, printing to an HP m1212 LaserJet. On this computer only, using Word, I can't get it to print more than one copy of a ...