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

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Normal.dotm Management Best Practice in Corporate Environments where standard look must be enforced

Is there solid guidance out there concerning the management of Microsoft Word in corporate environments where documents must conform to a standard look and layout? How to manage Normal.dotm (eg. ...
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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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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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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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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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Swapping non-adjacent selections in Word

I've seen friends do the following on the Macintosh: you've written, say, "joy and comfort" and you realize it should be "comfort and joy" - on the Mac, you can select both 'comfort' and 'joy' and ...
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How to persuade MS Word that .NET is one word?

I'm writing a text about my work in .NET and the word ".NET" makes Word think that the dot is the end of a sentence. How can I persuade MS Word that .NET is one word? PS: I know I can use dotNET but ...
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How to make text baseline and midline visible in Word?

I want to make baseline and midline (or x-height line to be precise) visible (and printable) in a line of text (presuming characters in the line are the same font and size). Is it possible to do so ...
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Is there a way to make a Venn diagram in Word 2007?

How can I draw a Venn diagram in Word 2007? All that happens when I make 2 circles is two overlapping circles.
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Emulate Repeating Section form behavior in Word 2007/2010

I have created a form in Word 2013 which has several blocks used to input user data. Each of these blocks correspond to one type of item, and each block is surrounded by a repeating section form to ...
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How do you restrict table size input in Word?

The table has 44 lines in two columns. The right column has 4 areas of 11 merged cells each. They are picture holders. When typing text into the left table rows, the row will automatically expand ...
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How to find the invisible box around words in Microsoft Word?

I have received a word document with lots of formatting including columns of text and bullets. When I make modifications to the documents, sometimes the text wraps around within the invisible box such ...
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Is it possible to automatically reupdate figure caption in Word thesis to a predefined multiset text format?

Is it possible to automatically reupdate figure caption in a Word thesis to a predefined text format? I have captions like: Figure 1. -- Decision support system for milking cows... I need to make ...
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Word 2007: Placing pictures inside table

In Word 2007, I tried to create a table of 10 columns and 1 row for placing 10 pictures. Knowing that the picture placeholders (picture content control) in Word 2007 cannot be used to align with text ...
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Why does some selected text highlighted differently Microsoft Word?

Usually, when I select text, the selected text remains black and Word shows me what is selected by highlighting it with a light blue background. However, for some text, when I select it, Word shows me ...
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content control in Microsoft Word 7

What I require seems simple to me but I'm really struggling to sort it. I need a drop down box (combo box) that has a list containing two values. I want the first value to be displayed so the user ...
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Microsoft Word 2007: Caption with many pages in Table of Contents

I was wondering if it is possible to have a caption with more than one page in the table of contents for Microsoft Word 2007. For instance, let's say I have "Equation 1. Linear Model" on page 5 and ...
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content control in word (2007) linking a value in a drop down box to a textbox

ive searched listed code and word help and tried to manipulate others code ive got as far as creating a developer combo box with two fields the display name and a value. i have also managed to use the ...
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Share custom caption label in word 2007

I created a custom caption label an use it to insert under all figures in my document. When my colleague opens the document, he sees the correct text. However, when he tries to insert another caption, ...
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How to Merge a Chinese-Only Doc and Its Translated English-Only Doc into A Chinese-English Bilingual Paragraph-by-Paragraph Doc

I translated a source document in Chinese into a target English document with a CAT (computer-aided translation) tool OmegaT. So, there are two documents, one is a Chinese document, and the other is ...
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Prevent orphaned or widowed list items

I have a document that consists of a series of: heading Bullet 1 Bullet 2 Bullet 3 ... Where the number of bullets under each heading is as few as 2, but can be at least 8 in the largest example ...
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Microsoft Word 2007 removing spaces between words

I'm working with another person and sharing Microsoft Word documents with them via dropbox and I'm using Word for Mac 2011 and they are using Word 2007 on windows. When they open one of the shared ...
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How to hide heading 1 numbering in ms word 2007?

I want to hide the number in the heading 1. But it couldn't happen. I've also read this solution but nothing works. I want to hide the circled numbering. Remember, it's hiding the number, not ...
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Tables from Word 2007 are chopped off in 2013

I'm merging several documents together from various text editors. Some of the tables from Word 2007 don't display correctly in Word 2013, the right side gets cut off. See image below. Any idea why ...
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Getting TOC to match Headings in Word 2007

I have a Word 2007 document with headings as follows: 1.0 INTRODUCTION                                    (centered on top of page) 1.1 Terms of Reference 1.2 Dates of Inspection & ...
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How can I get 2 different styles to show on one line in a Table of Contents?

In my report body, I have a section heading which must be formatted as 2 paragraphs with 2 different styles to start the section. For example: Chapter 2 [style A] Project History [style B] section ...
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Why is Word 2007 not allowing me to select or edit above text with cursor?

I have a problem selecting or editing text in Word 2007 which is above the cursor's current position. I am unable to select any text or even just click in the upper part of the document text, but I am ...
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How can different people track changes in the unprotected text form fields?

I am working on a protected word 2007 form. How can different people track changes in the unprotected text form fields? The text appears in black and changing the track changes option doesn't change ...
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Ms-Word introduces line breaks in RTF

I'm using a template system based on RTF + Velocity. In my RTF's I've got several VTL sentences, such as: #foreach($item in $somevar.someProp)Some may-be RTF text #end If I open the RTF file with ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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Opening .odf requires admin rights?

One of our users and one of her colleagues is getting an error when opening an ODF file (open office word), something about XML and then a second error message asking to repair the file (which does ...
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How can I change the order of citations in Word?

When I insert citations into my document, they are automatically ordered by their first appearance in the document. However, instead I want them to be ordered how I like, such as: Books Articles Web ...
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opening existing blog post using microsoft word 2007

Whenever I open "existing blog posts" using Microsoft Office 2007, I am presented with last 25 posts. How to open the old posts using MS office?
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How to align (set) the copied and pasted text into the justified manner in ms word?

Friends I copied the long text from a pdf file and pasted it into the word document, but here the problem is it pasted the text into word document unevenly. Now I have to set the every line of the ...
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MS Word Table Issues

I'm absolutely stumped. I've used MS Word somewhat religiously for the past few years but I've encountered an issue that I can't solve. I have this table, 2 columns. On the left side I've merged all ...
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MS Word 2007 - debug incorrect heading numbering

I have a large word document with the following: The section number does this 2.1 2.2 ... 2.7 1.2 2.8 Note that one of the headings does not pick up on the ordering. I have tried right ...
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Varying Length of Chapter Name and Page Number in a Header in MS Word

I have Chapter names with varying length and In the header I want the Chapter and the page number in the same line irrespective of the length of the Chapter name. I have tried the options, Insert > ...
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Application.EnableEvents in Word VBA?

Word has no equivalent of Excel's Application.EnableEvents method. I found..: The workaround is generally to create a global or module-wide variable called, say, bEventsEnabled as a boolean. ...
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How to merge Excel 2007 table with pre-existing Word 2007 table

Using Word 2007 and Excel 2007. I have a client technical document that contain tables that have very specific formatting (borders, fonts, font colors) that I'm not allowed to change. The tables are ...
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.docx to PDF in word 2007 but losing image quality

I have a Word 2007 file which contains UML diagrams and when I convert it to PDF, I lose a lot of quality. I have changed all the Word 2007 save/compression settings, but it doesn't seem to make a ...
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How to add a language dictionary to Word 2007?

I am running a UK version of Word 2007 (from Office 2007 Ultimate) on Windows 7. I would like to proofread my document in Italian. To do this I click Review | Proofing | Set language and choose ...
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Microsoft Word having margin errors when putting single page as landscape

I was writting an article when I decided to change the layout of one single page to landscape. I followed the commons steps for doing so (as listed here and here) but I got stuped at a curious ...