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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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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How do I get the “Drawing Tools” to pop up because even after highlighting text it wont pop up?

I have Word 2010, but I want to transform my text and the Drawing Tools icon won't show up. How would I go about solving this problem?
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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 ...
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Document should be editable but not be able to be saved

I have a word document in 2010. The document is a series of questions to be asked to the customer. All the technicians open the document while talking to the customer. Technicians should be able to ...
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Preserving table borders and shades while converting to text in word 2010

I am trying to create a word 2010 template to display some data to user when he creates a new document based on it. As such, I need to display a table in the document. I have created the document ...
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Word is right aligning the first line of paragraph in bulleted list

I'm trying to make a bulleted list in Word and for some reason it is forcing the first line only to be aligned to the right. I am using Word 2010 and when I click on the relevant text it shows it as ...
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Large Microsoft Word file won't save or export to pdf

I a word file over 200 pages containing my thesis, and out of lack of a better method I am using the subdocuments feature. My subdocuments are pretty massive because they contain a lot of excel plots ...
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How to limit/change available table style options on the Design tab

I'm setting up a format that will be used by many people in different departments. I don't want each to pick a different table style from the 140 or so built-in styles. I want them to pick one of my ...
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Windows Security pop up using Word 2010

When I open a Word 2010 file, a popup appears that says "Window Security connecting to Office.microdoft.com". It asks for a username and password. It keeps popping up whether I cancel or try to close ...
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Set permanently Current Page to print

Microsoft word document - How to set print "current page only" for every time I print from that particular document. I keep printing 100 pages instead of the one I want. I know I can change each ...
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Word 2010: Print 2 A5 documents per A4

I need to mirror an A5 document onto 2 halves of an A4 piece of paper. How can I do this in Word 2010 and maintain matching margins on each sheet. I found a way of doing it previously, but the 2 A5 ...
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How to make endnotes with brackets in Word?

In a Word document, I insert endnotes, that go at the end of the document. How can I have the endnotes with brackets [1] like this [2] ? I have Office Pro Plus 2010.
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How to insert a scrollable block in Word?

I am editing a Word document. I want to insert a big block of XML in a cell of a table. I want to insert a scrollable text block. How can I do that ? This quest looks simple, but I have not found ...
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How to insert an equation into a Word 2010 document inline via an escape sequence?

I would like to be able to insert an equation into a word 2010 document without having to Click Insert -> Equation from the ribbon. As an example: the equation of a line is: \eq(y=mx+b) where m is ...
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Is there a way of getting the clean layout of 'full screen reading' but without taking up the full screen?

I like the uncluttered appearance of the 'full screen reading' view - no scroll bars, status, ruler, tool bars etc. But I want to achieve the same thing, while Word only occupies part of my screen - ...
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paragraph style in microsoft word 2010

I am working in word 2010. I have two different style which both of them are "linked style" One of them is "times new roman 18 bold" we name style A. The other one is "Calibri 15 regular italic " ...
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Is there a way to prevent hyperlinks inside a Microsoft Word document from resetting the link colors whenever the document is closed and reopened?

Say you have hyperlinks embedded in your Microsoft Word document that link to other places within your document (not to websites or other documents) and clicking a hyperlink changes the color to show ...
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Microsoft Word doc - converting a header to normal style

I have a Microsoft Word document that is formatted as a heading 4 and as a numbering like so: J2J-2 This a description and I want to convert this to normal. J2J-3 This a description and I want ...