The version of Word from Microsoft that came out in 2006.

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Save docx as 2007 without 2010 features?

Is it possible to save a 2010 docx in "compatibility mode" for 2007. I am specifically thinking of the 2010 wordart and shape features, which don't exist in 2007, so although the document will open ...
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Cannot Add Particular Word to Dictionary

I am trying to add a particular word to my custom dictionary using Word 2007. (The word happens to be "deserialized".) When I right-click on the word and click Add to Dictionary, the red underline ...
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Custom pagination in Microsoft Word

I'm using Word 2007, and I need first page to bi without pagination, next 7 pages of document to be I, II, III, IV... and rest of them 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. Is this possible? Thanks.
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How to type a small fraction in Word 2007 equation editor?

In Word 2007’s equation editor, I can enter “1/2” and I will get a properly formatted fraction. However, there is another kind of fraction that uses a smaller font size. How do I type that one using ...
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Microsoft Word 2007/2010 tripling typed characters and becoming unresponsive

I've already seen this issue on a couple of machines and on the web (see for instance http://help.lockergnome.com/office/Triple-letters--ftopict1004117.html). At random, Word 2010 (in my case) ...
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Word 2007: keyboard shortcut to autocorrect a word in front of the cursor

Is there a way to make a keyboard shortcut in Word 2007 that autocorrects the word directly in front of the cursor? Much like the autocorrect feature on mobile devices. It should automatically accept ...
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Word index entry syntax

When creating an index entry via Alt+Shift+X it inserts a code line like this at the current pointer position: { XE "Main entry" \t "see there" } If I click then on Insert index to create an index ...
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Adjusting the column height of a Word 2007 Mail Merge on every page?

I've been doing mail merges lately and we use labels that aren't listed in the default MS Word settings: I tried measuring them out and here is what I got: Despite measuring them they don't seem ...
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Email Mail Merge via linked Excel sheet

I have a MS Word 2007 document setup as a Mail Merge doc. I am using Excel as the data source. The MERGEFIELD ClientData contains an Excel file (test.xlsx). I want to merge the data from the Excel ...
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Extract change pages from Word (2007) file

Is it possible to write a macro which will extract only the pages from a Word document that contain changes and save them to a separate file?
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Word 2007: heading 2 number will just not go bold

In my Word 2007 quick styles, I have my headings numbered like 1. Heading 1 1.1 Heading 2 1.1.1 Heading 3 They are all in bold, so I expect them to look like: 1. Heading 1 1.1 Heading ...
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MS Word 2007--Spacing between headers using “stylized” styles

We have a document with Styles: Heading 2, Heading 3 and Heading 4 that have color blocks around them and the double-line style border at the top and bottom of the paragraph. These styles work great ...
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How to switch writing direction (LTR/RTL) in Word 2007?

I received a word document that was probably created on a machine with some sort of right-to-left locale (e.g. Middle East). All text is in English but editing it is a pain. However, I can't figure ...
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Word 2007 cell formatting

I have created a form template in Word 2007 which include various fields. Some of the fields are to show time (i.e. 15:47:32). I’ve set the text field properties as Date HH:mm:ss. The trouble ...
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How to store VBA Macros for Office 2007 to have them always available and share them with others?

I have created some useful VBA macros for Word, Excel Outlook and PowerPoint 2007. Now I want to have them always available in the corresponding application via keyboard shortcut or icon to click ...
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How to use AND/OR Building Block content in a Word 2007 template

I am creating a Schedule of Work template and am successfully using Developer Tab and Quick Parts to allow user to choose content on an "either/or" basis: either A; OR B; OR C; etc., essentially ...
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Image spanning multiple pages

In Word (2007), is there an option that allows an image to be split, so it could span multiple pages? The width of the image is not the problem, it is just too long. According to what I found via ...
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Is there any way to use Heading 1 in two different multilevel lists?

I'm working on my thesis, I have used a multilevel list for my headings each chapter, it works and I'm satisfied with it. When I'm numbering photos or tables, I previously used "Insert Caption". ...
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Word will not set the Numbering Value that I choose

I am trying to start a list with the number 1.2.1, but what ever I do, Word keeps resetting the start number to 1.1.1. I'm selecting the list, right clicking, going to 'Numbering -> Set Numbering ...
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MS Word: How to disable spell/grammar checking on a custom style

I often write documents that contain code snippets in them. I created a custom code style so I can quickly differentiate words or paragraphs that are code. However, C++ code is not easy on Word's ...
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Internet Explorer does not open docx files, saves them as zip

I have several docx documents on an Intranet for my work, but IE8 refuses to open them, instead only saving them as a zip (filename_docx.zip). This seems to be only an IE8 problem as both FF and ...
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Best tool to use to measure non-standard label sizes for printing with MS Word 2007?

Is there a specific brand of ruler or system (such as Metric or American) that should be used when measuring the size of non-standard (read "cheap") labels when you want print a bunch of addresses on ...
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Labels mail merge repeats on subsequent pages?

I'm trying to do a mail merge to print to labels. The first field in the document does not contain a { NEXT } field code, and because of this the records repeat between label pages for example: ...
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Word 2007 keeps asking me if I want to save template changes

I have a Word 2007 template for papers I have to write up for school. It only contains the title page and the proper standard settings for all the quick markups. On the title page I have things like ...
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Reference number brackets wrapping to next line in Word 2007's bibliography

Anyone ever encounter this problem in Word 2007? Word's automatic bibliography is not making the reference numbers column wide enough, so it's wrapping the closing bracket onto the next line. Is ...
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Insert a picture (from file) in Word: how to open current folder by default?

Is there a way to configure MS Word (2007) to open the current folder (i.e., where the active document is located) by default, and not a single application-wide default folder (as configured under ...
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Selecting an exact number of words in Word 2007

How would I go about having Word 2007 select an exact number of words from the cursor position? The count according to Non-Asian words would be particularly helpful.
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How can I set the orientation of a single page in a multi-page document in Word 2007-2010?

How can I rotate (or insert) a single page into an Office Word document that is oriented differently that the other pages? I know this can be done. I've seen in done in Word 2003 and older documents ...
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Word 2007: Quickly restoring default table format on a series of formatted tables

I have applied few formatting styles to all tables in a document. Now I want to restore them to default style. Is there any shortcut to restore all the tables at once? Appreciating your help.
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Is it possible to create a table structure to an existing data in word 2007?

I have some data that is organized properly in MS word 2007. Now I need to put this data into a table structure. Since there is so much of such data I just cant manually arrange them. Is there a way ...
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How do I print a page that shows the various options for the different portions of a form?

I am using dropdown for various portions of a form. I would like to print a page that shows the various options for the different portions of the form. How do I do this?
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Word 2007 prompts twice for “Opening this document will run the following SQL command” for Mail Merge

I am trying to figure out why my mail merge in the a Word document is prompting me twice for seemingly two different data sources. Both prompts look like the following: . The first prompt points ...
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Can't select the thumbnails view in Word 2007

I lost the thumbnail view panel for Print Layout in Word 2007. However, in the “Show/Hide” tab, it’s not grey, but the check box for thumbnails just can’t “hold” my selection. The only thing can be ...
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Can't insert path and file name in the footer

I am trying to insert the path and file name in the footer (I am in Design mode) under Quick Parts, but the Document Property is greyed out and I can't access it. How do I insert this info into the ...
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Microsoft Word: delete blank lines or empty paragraphs

Ok, so if you search for "word delete blank lines" you get a lot of stuff but they are mostly talking about the special characters to replace two successive empty paragraphs, i.e. replace ^p^p with ...
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Microsoft Word Variable without Macro

Is there a way in MS Word 2007 (& up) to have a document variable that I can define and have updated across the document when I update that variable's value. For example: My crazy neighbor has ...
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EVENT ID 7003 Microsoft Office 12 Sessions

Microsoft Word 2007 crashed 2seconds after being launched. This happens only for the users from Active Directory. If I open the Word Document with administrator user, it works. The Event Viewer ...
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How to programmatically iterate through subscripts,superscripts and equations found in a Word document

I have a few Word documents, each containing a few hundred pages of scientific data which includes: Chemical formulae (H2SO4 with all proper subscripts & superscripts) Scientific numbers ...
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Hiding figures and tables from document structure in Microsoft Word

In MS Word it is possible to show the document structure on the left side? Is it possible to remove the figures/tables from that list (and keep only the paragraph captions)?
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Quickly switch between most recently used (or last/previously used) font in word 2007

The majority of the document I am writing uses exactly two fonts: The default font that is used for the current theme + style and Courier New. Is there a way to quickly switch to the first Recently ...
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How to create a glossary of terms from a Microsoft Office 2007 word document

I am almost about to complete a large word document - and I have realised that I need to create a glossary of terms section. Does anyone know how I can create a glossary of terms in a word document?
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Viewing pages from right to left in microsoft word

On 2-page view, I want to see the pages from right to left, like so: instead of This has something to do with right-to-left languages. I found a few suggested solutions that didn't work (one ...
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Issues Converting Plain Text Into Microsoft Word Bulleted Lists

I'm a programmer. I hate status reports. I found a way to live with it. While I am working in my IDE ( Visual Slickedit ) I keep a plain text file open in one of the file/buffer tabs. As I finish ...
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Continuous Section Break not deleting

I have a continuous section break that refuses to delete under normal circumstances: placing the cursor before it and hitting delete, placing the cursor after it and hitting backspace, highlighting ...
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Two different page numbers in Word 2007 (one starting at 1, the other at VI)

I have a document (docA) with arabic page numbers in the header. Now docA is part of a thesis which has roman numbers in the footer. So I want to add roman page numbers to docA. This is no problem. ...
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How to recover data from or repair a corrupt Word 2010 file

This is posted by proxy for a friend with no current internet access: I created a password-protected Word 2010 doc at work, brought it home using a flash disk, tried opening it using Word 2007, and ...
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What stops Word from inserting spaces after a word wrap?

In Word 2007, I have a sentence like this:     1) Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. ...
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Is it possible to exactly duplicate a paragraph in Word?

I have a document in which I'd like to make an exact copy of the conclusions in the beginning of the document, just after the abstract. What I'd like is that if I modify the text in the original ...
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Using line numbers in revision mode with balloons in Word 2007 without counting the lines in the balloons?

I have to use balloons in my document in revision mode. But it seems that word counts each text of line in the balloons as separate lines, so that page 1 may end with line number 23 and page 2 begins ...
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Changing styles in Word 2007

I need to change styles in Word 2007. In Word versions pre-2007 I had no problems with this, but in Word 2007+ I can't get it working. Here is what I got. I changed the Normal style to use Arial ...