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Microsoft Word 2010, version 14, released in 2010, is the word processing software from Microsoft that lets you create and edit documents.

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MS Word: Can a picture be in line with text, and appear vertically centered relatively to text?

I have a picture that I want to appear in line with the text. Since the image is bigger than the font of the line, I get the picture's bottom border lined up with the bottom othe text, and the picture ...
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Show Markup column only in selected pages

I have a .doc document which has comments and the markup column (call it A), and I want to insert it in a bigger document (B), which is the plain format master document. When I insert A to B, B takes ...
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Enforce encryption in Outlook 2010 for specific E-Mail addresses

There is a specific E-Mail address which I have to send data always encrypted and signed. I already configured everything, such that the E-Mails get encrypted and signed, but I often forget to turn on ...
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VB MAcro is not working in 2010 Word document

I was using the below piece of code to insert a graph in Word through VB macro. It was working well in older versions of Word but in Word 2010 I am facing some difficulties. The issue that I ...
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How to have Word keep list paragraphs together but not with the following text?

While I can easily set up a style template for lists to have the "keep with next" paragraph option, it is usually convenient to have the very last item of a list not having this option such that a ...
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Cannot suppress page numbers in MS Word 2010

In the question Setting page numbering on Word the questioner wants page numbers to show up only on the 5th page onwards, beginning with page number 1. The accepted answer shows how to do this, ...
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Microsoft Word: table padding margin not working

So I have this handsome table in my Word 2010 document: All I want to do is to add a column to it. However, I get: The cells have a margin/padding/whatever! The margins are set to 0. Things like ...
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Batch cropping WMF

I have lots of wmf images from a simulation software which need to be included in a word document. To maintain best quality wmf seems to be the only way. The software creates a frame around the plot ...
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Keep footer on blank page

I have a document with different footers for even and odd pages. At the end of each chapter I place a Odd-Page section break so the new chapter begins on the right side. When the previous chapter ...
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IEEE 2006 citation language

I need to change the language of my citations from english to german. For the bibliography itself I've done this already changing the field command to {\BIBLIOGRAPHY \l 1031}. Now the citations ...
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Microsoft Word “configures” before opening

I recently installed Microsoft Office (Home and Student) 2010 on my computer (Windows 8.1). For some unknown reason, when I try to open Word, my computer starts "configuring" Word (see pic below). ...
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Cross-reference list is empty in Word 2010

I have been given a Word file (.docx) that has about 35 figures and tables. When I try to add a cross-reference I get an empty list like this: I made sure that: 1) The figures and tables are ...
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Can you create a table of hyperlinks within a Word document?

Is it possible in MS Word (2010) to create a table of Hyperlinks? I have a document that uses many, but it's a large document, so I'm looking for a way to allow users to find them quickly and easily. ...
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Why can't I see bookmarks in another word document when trying to create a bookmark based hyperlink?

So the document I have already has headings and a table of contents (TOC) and thus it has bookmarks However I need to link to this document from elsewhere but when I go to the other document and ...
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modifying “style” of layout in word 2010

I have found that I can give all my footnotes the same font in Word 2010 in the Style window (selected from the right-click menu). Can I give them the same layout in a similar way? In my case, I'm ...
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Center Numbered Equation Word 2010

I set up a table for numbered equations with help of this video. Table columns are 7, 86 and 7 % width. This works fine so far. Now I would like to have the equation centered correctly. In the image ...
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How to Position a table/picture or both two pictures fixed on the top of a page in MS-Word?

I have two figures which are required to be positioned on the top or bottom in the same page in Word. I have tried the solution in ...
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I want to make a printable Bible with a note section on each side.

I want to make a printable Bible with a note section on each side of the text. I have made a template with text boxes to the right and left of the single column document. I have added Genesis CH 1 to ...
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Word document loads incredibly slow

I have a word document (286kb) which takes almost 2 min to load. The document contains a large number of excel objects (as links from the same workbook). This is what I've tried: Remove the "old" ...
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MS Word 2010: Numbered headings in header

I have a Word document in which I use a multilevel list in my headings headings like so: Section 1: ___ 1.1 __ 1.2 __ Section 2: __ 2.1 __ My problem is that I have The first ...
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Paragraph mark differences in Word 2010 from one system to another

When I open a Word document with Word 2010 on my desktop, the paragraph mark is shown as However, on my laptop with the same Word version when I open the same document it’s shown as Why? How ...
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Getting non collapsed version Microsoft Word equations in front of bullets

I have a numbered bullet followed by an equation on the next line as this: When I go to start of the equation and hit backspace to bring it in front of bullet, equation formatting changes to occupy ...
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Restrict Formatting and Editing - MS 2010

I am using restrict Formatting and Editing. I have chosen 'Filling in Forms' in the Editing Restriction drop down tab. I have chosen this one so that I can have boxes to tick, although by choosing ...
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Why does my text print black instead of grey in Word 2010?

I'm writing a document in Word 2010 and I need some of the text to print as grey. It's designed so but when I print, all text comes out black. I don't see anything in the Printer Settings. How do I ...
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Table with two or more header rows

I'm trying to create a table with two header rows in Word, formatted using one of the available Table Styles. The second row contains the headers, and the first row is "categories". The table is ...
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Disable the Ctrl-Shift keyboard shortcut for right-to-left formatting

When writing an e-mail message in Outlook 2010, pressing CtrlShift on the right hand side of the keyboard changes formatting to right-to-left (as would be required for e.g. Arabic, Hebrew, etc.). Same ...
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Using an Agenda to auto-populate a Minute template

I am creating Minute and Agenda templates for meetings - is there a way to add 'reference sections' in the Minute template linking to the Agenda for the same meeting so some of the text would already ...
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How to achieve this structure

I'm trying to create a word file with the following structure: A. Heading 1 1.1 Heading 2 1.2 Heading 2 1.2.1 Heading 3 B. Heading 1 1.1 Heading 2 1.2 Heading 2 1.2.1 Heading 3 etc. I've tried to ...
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Add anchored shapes in the margin area in Word

I need to rewrite a resume in PDF to Word. The section headers are marked with additional rectangles in the margin area, like this: How would I do that in MS Word, in the .docx format? I found some ...
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Remove hidden text and formatting in MS word 2010

A encrypted text is inserting to my word document 2010, by default word is treating the text as hidden text and its marked as red color. I got to know how to display that hidden text but, can any ...
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Word document open error

MS word document in .doc format opens well Word 2003 & the same doc opened in Word 2010 compatibility mode. It prompts to save the doc. There are several other docs, they never prompt to save ...
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Stop Word Wrap in Word 2010 for an in-text Equation Object

In Word 2010, I have an equation object that wraps at the end of a line. Is there a way to stop it >from wrapping? (Since it's an equation object, I can't just use a no break space like would be ...
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How do I get Office 2010 to save in a new file automatically, instead of prompt?

When I close a document with unsaved changes, Word prompts whether you would like to save the changes, or if you want to not save the changes. This is usually fine, but not when the system is trying ...
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Add Checkbox to Word

I want to add checkboxes in a word 2010 .doc file and also keep everything else editable. I tried the following options from Developer->Restrict Editing: "Filling in forms" but it blocks editing on ...
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How to show comments on only 1 page of a Word document

I have a Word document with reviewer comments that I want to attach as an appendix. I want the comments to appear in the attached document in the appendix but not the rest of the document. How do I do ...
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Convert tracked changes to highlighted

I am looking for an automated way to convert tracked changes in Microsoft Word 2010 to highlighted text. So, in essence what I'd like to do is: Highlight all text fragments with tracked changes ...
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In MS Word 2010: Change tracking: how can I permanently set color of my changes to red?

Assume a user that use change tracking a lot on different computers on a lot of documents. Can I go to MS Word options and permanently, for ever, set that user "johnk" will always have red color ...
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Word won't save

I have a problem with Word document on endless save loop, crashing, hanging, etc. I've read other related problems on here but none of the solutions have worked for me. This is my dissertation so the ...
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Space and Tab characters show up weirdly in Word 2010

Each time I hit the spacebar, it puts a dot mid line, and when I hit tab key I get an arrow which points to the right of the line. How do I get rid of those marks?
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How to add custom styles to navigation pane or change them with VBA

I have a Word2010 document that was created by a tool from Axure. Each heading is formated with a custom style ("AxureHeading1", "AxureHeading2", "AxureHeading3"). I was able to create a table of ...
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Picture I see in Word not printing

When I am doing the bulletin I put s picture that I have downloaded in the bulletin. It is just how I want it. When I go to print preview, it shows exactly how I want it to print. But when it prints, ...
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How to display comments pane

I am trying to display the comments pane in MS Word 2010 yet I can not find how? I saw this pane enabled on a file. It docks at the bottom of MS Word window and shows all comments in the document in ...
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How can I make Word 2010 use a single bracket for multiple linked citations?

Currently, when I add a citation in my Word document I get something like: • Edge detection [45] [46] [47] I'd like this to be: • Edge detection [45, 46, 47] without converting the citation to ...
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Word: Autofill “Insert Hyperlink” dialog box

I'm using Word 2010 on Windows 7. When inserting hyperlink (Ctrl+K), I used to be able to switch to my browser (Opera 12) and switch back and get the address field filled with the URL from the browser ...
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How to set word limit in a text box with Microsoft Word 2010

I need to set a limit on words in a text box. I have tried to insert word count in the text box but didn't seem to work.
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Header and Footer backgrounds in Word 2010

Is it possible, in Word 2010, to change the background colour in the Header/Footert, i.e. the document background is white and header/footer background green? Thanks
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Table of Contents - Tab Leader

Currently, I have the following TOC: Abstract..................................i List of Tables............................iv List of Figures...........................iv 1 ...
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Stopping certain MS Word styles from wrapping around embedded objects

I have quite a long Word 2010 document that (for the sake of the purposes of this question) contains 1 Heading Style used repeatedly, 1 Body Text style used repeatedly, & numerous Visio objects. ...
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Maintaining margins with tables in landscape and portrait orientation

How do I maintain margins of 1 in when pages switch between landscape and portrait for tables created in Word?
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ContentControls in Word Template not allowing editing

I am pulling my hair out over content controls and templates in Word 2010. Here's the situation: I have a .docx document (not saved in Compatibility Mode) with a number of content controls. I set ...