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

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“This file originated from an internet location” - How to mark this file as local and safe?

I opened a dotx that was emailed to me and I get the prompt saying the file originates from internet location. That is fine. But I now made changes and Save As a new dotx but when I open it, it still ...
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How can I add the level 1 and 2 paragraph name as field in the header text in MS word 2007

I'm using MS word 2007. I want to add in the header text (on each page) the chapter (level 1) and sub chapter (level 2) name at the top of each page. I guess I have to add fields for it, but I cannot ...
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How to open a file created in Word 2007 pre-release version

When I try opening some old Word 2007 docx files in Word 2010, I get the error message: This file was created in a pre-release version of Word 2007 and cannot be opened in this version. I tried ...
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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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Can I set the height of the header manually? (Header cutting off some of it's own content)

I am making a fairly complicated "mail merge" template (using mail merge functionality to accomplish something similar but not exactly the same as mail merge) that has a VERY large first page header, ...
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Insert caption resets numbering of all Table captions to “STYLEREF 0 \s”

When I choose a table and choose "Insert caption..." I get the following caption: Table Error! Use the Home tab to apply 0 to the text that you want to appear here..1. After toggling to text it ...
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Changing Word version creates unwanted borders

When I or a user changes the version of a Word 2003 doc to 2010, all pictures and charts suddenly gets borders. How can this be avoided?
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Customizing New Document dialog in Word 2007

Just wondering whether the New Document dialog can be customized so the first screen displays the contents of the Workgroup Templates folder. At the moment you have to go New>My Templates>Workgroup ...
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In Word, failure of numbered list under Heading

I am working on a Word document with headings. Under one heading, I would like to create a numbered list. However each numbered item appears as a new Heading, so I end up with a bunch of headings ...
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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 we copy a custom table style from Word to Outlook?

We're using Word 2007 and Outlook 2007. We've got a corporate table style defined in Word and set as the default. How do we make that table style available in Outlook mail messages? I can't see any ...
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section headings happen to be the last line on a page - how to fix that?

I am using Word 2007 under Windows XP. Often, a section heading (styles like "Heading 2", Heading 3") happen to be the last line on a page. This looks very ugly and destroys the logical flow of a ...
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Word Macro - auto increment invoice number and file name on save

We're developing an invoice template for Word, which contains an invoice number in a field at the top of the page. We would like the invoice number to auto-increment (from the last invoice number), ...
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Word 2007 .docx -cannot save document

I received a .docx document from a fellow student which I can open but not save again even when I have made no edits whatsoever. When I press Save As the dialog appears, I write in a file name and ...
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How to change the numbering of image captions?

I have written a pretty long document in MS word and I have multiple image captions generated by the app. I have multiple level headers, and the numbering of captions is currently something like level ...
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How to move a document with tracked changes in Word 2007?

When I track changes on a Word 2007 document and then copy the document into another document, either the changes are not shown or the entire document is shown as a change. Is there any way around ...
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Where to add option for auto spellcheck in Word 2007

I can't seem to find the option to set "underline misspelled words in red" in Word 2007. Where is this located? Do I have to install additional tools to have this option, or it's included with ...
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Word: Resize Image by Percent - Macro

I routinely paste many screen captures into Microsoft Word 2007 and then have to manually resize them to around 75%, which becomes very tedious. The screen captures are all different sizes. I've ...
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What is the keyboard shortcut for capitalization on Word 2007?

Also, is there an easy and comprehensive list of Word keyboard shortcuts anywhere ? Common tasks like capitalization should not require mouse usage, and probably Word has some "hidden" or obscure ...
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Recovering Word document that was mistakenly replaced

I worked on a Word document and also saved the file on my flashdrive. When it asked me to save, I pressed the Replace document option by mistake. I can see the missing work under the Properties ...
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How can I insert a page break using Find/Replace dialog in Word 2007?

I'm trying to replace "----------" with a new page or a CTRL+enter keyboard shortcut. I pasted "CTRL+ENTER" into the "Replace With:" field in Microsoft Word 2007, hoping that when I clicked "Replace ...
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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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Word 2007 new document opens in header editor (error)?

When I open new document in word 2007 (using File >> New) , new document opens in Header !!! and I have to exit from it till I can write some notes ! I didn't have this problem and it occurred some ...
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Font affects MS Word's spell check ability?

When I use the Wingdings font, the spell checker doesn't work (Wingdings isn't the only font I have this problem, there are others). How can I fix this, how can I force the spell checker to ignore ...
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Microsoft Word 2007: different spacing when certain style is preceding

Is it possible to prevent Word form adding spacing between heading styles only? For example, there is a Heading 2 style, which has a "Before spacing" of 12px, which looks fine when it follows a ...
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What value between 0 px and 227 px will make this dialog go away?

I have a picture contained within a drawing canvas in Word 2007. I made the mistake of right clicking and choosing format picture. This is the result: Regardless of the values I enter into any of ...
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How do I automatically italicise text in Microsoft Word 2007

How do I automatically italicise text in Microsoft Word 2007 in a way that is font agnostic (preferably as I type)? E.g: I want "in situ" (in any font) to change automatically to "in situ" (in the ...
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How to get around caption length limit?

For one of the figures in a Word 2007 document, when I add a long caption (4 lines of text) only the first few lines of text show up in the caption. I am generating the document from a command-line ...
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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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Moved Word 2007 .docx to a newly created “Word Docs” SUBfolder within Documents libary… now they won't open

The error box TITLE is wierdly the document's full path name, titled: "C:\Users\Me\Documents\Word Docs\file name.docx" with an error message inside the popup dialog box: "There was a problem sending ...
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Scroll Lock Equivalent In Word 2007/2010?

In excel you can use the scroll lock key to toggle the arrow keys to move about the spreadsheet. Can this be done in Word? If so, how?
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Auto-resize images when making columns

When I make columns in Word 2007, the images that I have in the text get cutoff. How can I resize them to fit the paper when I have images in-line with text?
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Default bullet style in Microsoft Word

My company just came out with some branding and I've been tasked with developing the new Microsoft Word (2007+) template. The marketing consultant insisted that the first level bullets must be 12pt ...
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Word 2007 document after one save becomes read-only

I have posted this question before, but there are some new takes on it now. I have some work documents linked to Excel, they automatically update when I open them. Initially the problem only ...
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Why does my whole document change page orientation instead of just a single page?

I want to make just one page in my document change from portrait to landscape orientation. I have followed the instructions for How can I make just one page of a Word document horizontal? However, ...
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Word 2007 document property field “Update Field” changes metadata, not display

To get the word "Author" document property you would normally enter Ctrl+F9 and type "DOCPROPERTY Author". { DOCPROPERTY Author } In the particular instance I am dealing with, the code has been ...
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Word 2007: How to remove reminder about comments when saving?

At my new job, the Enterprise IT folks appear to have enabled a reminder (presumably for security) when saving documents that contain comments. While this might be helpful for most, I use comments to ...
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Open Multiple instances of the same file in Word 2007

Is there any way to open multiple instances of the same file in Word 2007? Currently, if I open a second instance of the file, the focus shifts to the file which is already open. The "split" ...
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Spell Check Issue In Microsoft Word Installed In Ubuntu Via Wine

I am using microsoft word 2007 in ubuntu. The office is installed through wine.The problem is that spell check is not working in the word documents.Most of the proofing options are disabled and ...
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How do I search for higlighted text by color in MS Word?

In MS word, I have many differenet highlighted colors of text. How can I search for them by color in MS Word 2007?
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Templates for writing a Turkish programming book in Microsoft Word 2007 [closed]

I am going to write a simple book on programming in Turkish but I am not sure how I design my MS Word doc. It would be great to have a template to get a head start. Do you know any?
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How to follow a TOC link with keyboard in Microsoft Word 2007

I prefer to use the mouse as little as possible. So far I have not been able to find a way to follow a TOC (table of contents) link in Microsoft Word using the keyboard. My goal is to be able to ...
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How to make something like that with columns in MS Word 07

It's following after this question: How do I create multi-line tabulations in Microsoft Word 2007? I was told that I should make it with tables or columns. Yes I can make with tables but will it be ...
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How to automate a few steps done by several programs in Windows?

Is there some software (or something that creates some batch file, or something) that can automate several steps from different softwares? For example: I wish to open file X.HTML in word, save it as ...
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How can I embed all linked images into a .docx file?

Usually people ask how to extract images from a Word file; I want the opposite. Let's say I have an image in an external file, which I've inserted into a document by linking to it (it is in the same ...
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How do I create multi-line tabulations in Microsoft Word 2007?

I have Microsoft Word 2007 document: However you can see with longer word it doesn't go like I want, it would be better if it would spawn a new line like in another example below (I made it but ...
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Is there a way to repeat the first two rows of a table as a header on each page in Word?

I want to repeat the first two rows of the table as the table header on each page of a Word document. I can repeat the first row by checking "Repeat row as table header" in the Table properties but I ...
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Cross reference an embedded Excel file cell to a form field in Word 2007

I have a Word 2007 document that is using the legacy form-fill tools in a table. Within this table, I have embedded an Excel table. The Word file is protected, except for the signature blocks and the ...
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How do I associate a shortcut key combination to a macro in Word 2007? [duplicate]

I've created a macro that inserts a reference to a table When I did the macro, I configured the access to this macro through a button. But, now I want to change it to use the keyboard instead of ...
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Why are some options unavailable when recording a macro in Word 2007?

I am trying to create a macro that works with images in Word 2007. The problem is that when I start recording my macro I can't select some options, such as the one surrounded by a red border in the ...