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

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How to recover Word document that was mistakenly replaced

I worked on a Word document and also saved the file on my flash drive. 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 ...
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How to remove Word heading style without losing the formatting?

I have received a word file where lots of text has the style Heading 1 but was later formatted to not look like the Heading 1 style. Whenever I do a refresh of the TOC it will insert the complete ...
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How can I change the default Shape Fill color in Word 2007?

Whenever I create a new Shape (Insert tab > Shapes), and then draw a shape, the default fill is "white." I can change the fill color, and then set my shape to "Set AutoShape Defaults," but that will ...
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“Runtime error 91” when opening documents in Word 2007

When I open a Word document from my desktop or from an e-mail, I get the following error message Runtime error 91: Object variable or with block variable not set If I open Word from the Program ...
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Why is my Word document losing connection to its template?

My client is having a problem with a Word template I've provided for them on their site. Specifically: They've placed the template on a shared drive (Windows mapped network drive) that everyone can ...
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Word 2007 shows the 2nd page when the file is double clicked [closed]

I've got a weird problem: When I open a word 2007 file by double-clicks, it always show the 2nd page when the file is opened. (instead of the first page or the last modified page) Have anyone a clue ...
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Find/Replace Paragraph End (^13) in Microsoft Word 2007 Merges Paragraphs

I need to replace a target at the beginning of lines with something else. Without wildcards, I can say to replace "^pTarget" with "^pReplacement". With wildcards enabled, I use replace "^13Target" ...
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Word is ignoring my 'Match Destination Formatting' preference when pasting text

I'm stuck using word 2007 at the office. It has options for retaining formatting, pasting as plain text, and pasting text to match the destination's formatting. That last option is the one I want, but ...
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Why does Word 2007 add hundreds of pages when I save my document as a pdf?

I have a 34 page .docx document with a table of contents and many section breaks. When I go to save it as a PDF, Word chops up the content into 311 pages, putting a little bit from each normal page ...
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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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How to properly work with images in Word?

I'm currently writing a larger document in Word again and images (especially with captions) pose a few problems. So far I have enumerated the following options and drawbacks: Insert images in their ...
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MS word 2007 page N of M

I want to add a "Page N of M" field in word 2007 (where M is the total number of pages and N is the current page). This sounds like something that should already be built-in, but I can't find it. ...
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How to ensure 300+ pixels per inch for images when creating a pdf from Word 2007

I have a large Word 2007 document (a book) which contains around 20 images. All the images are currently in the word document, but I also have them stored separately as high resolution png files. I am ...
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How to add some HTML widget art in Microsoft words?

I'm a system analyst. I need to write a document in Microsoft Word, I looking for "clip art' or 'auto sharp' for HTML widget/art like check box, form, text-field...etc so that I can use in my ...
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Problem copying table from Word into Access

I have text in an MS Word 2007 table which I am trying to copy to an Access file. My problem is that all new lines in Word gets converted to a new cell when pasted into Access. How to prevent this?
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Word 2007 - How do I get rid of an odd page break that splits up a table?

Im working with Word 2007, and I have a table in my document. The table spans a couple of pages. On page 2, there is only the end of the prior row - which fills about 1/8 of the screen. On page 3, ...
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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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How to make a table of contents in Word

I want to make of contents in word, but I can't get it done right. I'm not very good with it. I want to do it like this: I. first chapter.....................1 II. Second chapter...................2 ...
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This operation has been cancelled due to restrictions in effect on this

Part of Jeff Attwood's answer to this problem back on Dec 24 10 was Browse to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\.html. I do not have that entry in my registry. When I search the registry for .html, ...
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Table of Content not getting Updated in MS Word 2007

As title - I customized the Headings style for a document from 'x' to 'x.x.x.x.x' and used the same. Even after updating my TOC is showing sub headings only upto 'x.x.x' for any section. How do I get ...