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

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How to set default indent on bullets in Word 2007?

I know that I can use the List Bullet style in order to make bullets flush to the left margin in Word 2007; however, when I use that and try to use Tab to make the next line a deeper level, the bullet ...
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“macros have been disabled” message in Word 2007 but no macros

I open a .doc file in Word 2007 (sorry I am unable to supply the .doc) which pops up with a message above the document "Security warning: Macros have been disabled" but there are no macros shown in ...
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How to change the template that Word 2007 is based on?

How do I change what template is based on by default?
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Remove carryover multiple-line spacing before paragraph

I have a long document that is in single-line spaced paragraphs, with Space Before paragraphs of 10 points. At a few locations, I have inserted bullet points, and set these in multiple 1.15 spaced ...
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How to add padding to images/chart in MS Word with 'in line with text' wrapping?

I have a justified paragraph at the end of a two column page. On inserting a chart with "in line with text" mode under text wrapping in the middle of the paragraph, the image appears fine. How can I ...
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Table of Contents does not work correctly

I made three different headings, one for each numbering level. For example "1. Topic" will be always Heading 1, "1.1 Topic" will be always Heading 2 and "1.1.1 Topic" will be always Heading 3. Table ...
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Is there a way to view a list of comments in Microsoft Word 2007?

I know how to make comments appear on the right side of the document. But is there a way to list down all comments made in the document so I see all of them at once instead of scrolling down the ...
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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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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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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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Save Pages of a Document as Separate Documents

I am currently using MS-Word 2007 (.docx) format. I have a Word Document with the following Pages: Page 1: Event Details Page 2: Event Description Page 3: Rules and Regulations Page 4: Event Budget ...
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Can I use a custom font in Microsoft Word?

I created a custom font with Fony, and I want to use it in Word. I have it installed in the the system fonts, but Word won't use it, presumably because of security. Does anyone know why this happens, ...
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How to add instructional placeholder text to a Word 2007 template

I am creating a Word 2007 template for others to use as a starting point for creating Product Requirements documents. I would like to embed instructional text in the template which will guide users ...
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Microsoft Word 2007 “has insufficient memory”

When we open any local or network Word document in Word 2007, we receive an error: Word has insufficient memory. Do you want to save document1 as rescued document? The machine has 8GB of RAM, ...
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Reference a date field, auto-calculation in Word-2007

I'm using a Word 2007 template for a weekly activity report. It looks like this: I'd like to be able to just specify one date, say the first date of the week, and the others would adjust ...
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Fields in Word 2007 shown as code instead of content

After some update all my word files now show fields as codes instead of content. For example where table of contents should be is: {TOC \o "1-2} I can get it to show up by right clicking and ...
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Footnote formatting in Word 2007

I have a document with footnotes that sit above the page footer. When I insert a footnote, I get this extra formatting, (the 1.___ bit) above the footnotes. I want to remove it, but I can't even ...
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How do I disable snap-to in drawings in Word 2007?

How do I draw lines in a Word 2007 drawing without them automatically snapping to the nearest whatever? Currently I'm forced to draw them to one side, then drag them into place. Please tell me ...
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Word 2007: style name already exists or is a built-in style… but I can't find it!

I'm tidying up a large Word 2007 document that has a lot direct formatting and inconsistently applied paragraph styles in it. I want to define a new style called "Section Heading", but am told that ...
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Suppress Babylon's term suggestions in Word 2007

In MS Word, Babylon makes term suggestions which can be displayed by the right-click menu. I don't want to use this feature of Babylon, but I can't find the place to disable it. Does anyone know?
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Image captions in Microsoft Word 2007

I want to add images with a caption to my long document in Microsoft Word. The standard way is usually to add a textfield below the image and group the two objects together. However, for some reason ...
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How to change the default amount of increase indentation in Word 2007?

The default amount of "increase indentation" whenever I highlight a few lines to indent is too big for me. I would like to halve that amount. How do you set this? I don't want to set this every time ...
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How do I allow page breaks between list elements, but not inside them?

I know it is possible to keep MS Word from inserting a page break in the middle of a paragraph. Now, however, when trying that with list elements, it takes the whole list as a paragraph. I want it to ...
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Word 2007 - Change default text control text

When inserting a text box using the developer tab in Word 2007, by default the inserted text box says "Click here to enter text". How can I change this to something different?
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In Microsoft Word, how can I prevent a find what command from being searched when mentioned in the document?

I am using the Find what section of Microsoft Word (I'm using version 2007) to find file paths, which begin with a double quote and end with a double quote followed by the paragraph mark. I am using ...
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MS Word 2007 keyboard shortcut for switching between word documents

I am using MS Word 2007 in the regime when all documents are in a single window (this is what I prefer right now). But now it is little clumsy to switch between the documents. I have to go to "View" ...
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Lost in MSWord 2007 - How do I add Reviewers & change colors?

I have three Reviewers in my MSWord2007 document right now. I want to add a 4th Reviewer and can't figure out how. If I access the list of Reviewers in the drop down menus re: Tracking Options, I ...
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Where is the Remove Personal Information item in Word 2007?

In Word for Mac 2011, there is a checkbox in the Preferences -> Security for Remove personal information from this file on save. Where would this checkbox be set in Word 2007 on windows?
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Word 2007 - Use of wildcards in fields

I need to create a field in Word 2007 that will display some text when the its file is not in the expected directory (a folder called "Release"). The drive mapping and top level folders may be ...
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Fully inline non-static citations

I would like to have fully inline non-static citations in my text that do not fit with the default form of "(author et al., year)", though I would like to keep those also. Basically I would like to ...
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Recover from or repair a corrupt password protected Word 2010 file

I created a password-protected Word 2010 document at work, brought it home using a flash drive, tried opening it using Word 2007, and it won't open. It doesn't even present me with a password-entry ...
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how to change the page number to A-1 in word 2007

I am doing my appendix for thesis. I need to include the appendix and I have already done section breaks.The page numbers for the appendix should go like A,A-1,A-2,A-3 and B-1,B-2,B-3 so on. I can't ...
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Incorporating vector graphics (metafile) figures from R into Microsoft Word 2007

I use the statistical programming software R from The R Project to create graphs and figures that consist entirely of vector graphics elements (i.e. points, lines, polygons, text). R permits you to ...
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Put an auto-reference from a table into the footer

In Word 2007, I want to put a reference into the footer, which already exists in a table on the first page. I made a Word template for a letter and there is a small table on the first page. It ...
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How do I modify a multilevel list in MS Word 2007?

I'm looking at the MS Word 2007 official help page for multilevel lists, however I could not find any information regarding modifying them just like the way I can (right-click and) modify Styles. How ...
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How do I modify the default styles in Word 2007?

How do I modify the default styles in Word 2007? I need to change the style "Intense Emphasis" from blue to red. Updating the Normal.dotm works well and good when I open up a new 2007 document, BUT ...
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Move to next selection in Word 2007

When I have multiple selections in a Word 2007 document, such as after selecting all instances of a style, how can I move from one selection to the next? When you issue the select all instances ...
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Aligning Numbered Bullet Points in Word 2007

I am putting together a very large business manual which incorporates numbered headings, steps to follow, diagrams, etc. When using the bullet points, they align perfectly as I work through the ...
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Page numbers in Word 2007

I'm gonna skip the usual rant which normally follows upon mention of the words "Word 2007" I have a numbered section. Which has page numbers. Then, I insert a new section break at the end of the ...
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Invalid XML Character in a Word 2007 (docx) document

I've written a Word 2007 document and now I can't open it. The error I get is: The file ... cannot be opened because there are problems with the contents. Details: Illegal xml character. Location: ...
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How to open recovered files in word?

My computer restarted while I was asleep because of system updates (need to turn that off), and when I opened up Word the first time after it restarted, it gave me a pane on the left hand side that ...
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Are formulas supported on fields in Office Word 2007

Scenario I'd like to use: I want to have two fields in a Word document. I would like to enter a date in the first one. Then I want the second one to display a value based on the date I entered in the ...
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How do I delete duplicate phrases from a very long list of phrases?

I have a newish iMac running Mountain Lion, and I'm using Word 2008. I have sorted my list, which is more than a hundred pages long and has many duplicate phrases. Each phrase is on a separate line ...
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Merge & Reformat text

I have a lot of Bible text looks like Gen 1:1 In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Gen 1:2 The earth was empty, a formless mass cloaked in darkness. And the Spirit of ...
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Word 2007 won't let me mouse-wheel-scroll past cursor after editing

I'm using MS Word 2007 at work (on an HP ProBook 6460b, if that makes a difference) and have come across an annoying issue for which I can't seem to find a solution. I'm pretty sure this doesn't ...
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link field is saved as embed field

I insert { LINK Package ... } field to my document, but when I save and reopen the same document it is replaced as {EMBED Package}. How can this be avoided?
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Does the search in Microsoft Word have a proximity operator?

I need to search for a word within a certain number of words of another word. Is that possible in Microsoft Word? For example, word1 *3 word2 would return the results for 'word1' where it is 3 words ...
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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 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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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?