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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What is paragraph TE000128012 OR what is \u switch for TOC in MS word?

I am reading a web page about the codes for TOC in MS word here. It explains the possible switches when creating a TOC, one of them being \u. \u Builds a table of contents by using the ...
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How to make changes in Word document in collaboration with another person?

When I send a Word document draft to my supervisor, it may take several days for him to respond. Meanwhile, I keep working on the draft, making changes to different parts of the document. In a few ...
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Mailmerge 2 spreadsheets

Can I mailmerge in Word 2010 using 2 Excel spreadsheets? Have found article that says Get Data and then click Data Source but cannot find this in Mailmerge Wizard as an option.
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Best way to align paragraph text with heading text (not heading number)

I want to align all paragraph text with the heading text (not the number) as follows: Example: 1. Heading 1 ------->Paragraph text 1.1 Heading 2 ------->Paragraph text 1.1.1 ...
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Is there a conversion chart for Quick Styles from Word 2016 to Word 2010?

Need a Word 2010 Quick Styles chart for class training, purchased office 365/Personal (2016), before class began, and the 2016 doesn't have the same formatting as 2010, and most businesses and ...
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How to change color only of footers in Word 2010?

I have this Word document with 700+ pages. Most of the text is in black, some of it is in red (and it should remain red). The same happens with the footers, some of them are in black, some of them are ...
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How to build custom text that will have: (a) generic template creation, (b) usability across multiple documents, AND (c) automate update

Problem: Remove inconsistencies between documents. Let’s say I write 5 sentences for "generic provision" (GP) in document A, and use that same language in document B. But if I edit the GP language in ...
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Multilevel numbering and text direction Microsoft Word 2010

I want to write a text in Persian language and as you know Persian is written in right-to-left manner. So far there is no problem and I can use the text direction. But when I want to use multilevel ...
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Drawing canvas size in Word 2010

I frequently use the drawing canvas to insert and group figures and text. However, the page size and its margins, size of inserted figures, and figure position change according to type of manual I ...
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VBA Mail merge save individual docs not working

I have this code which worked before, so I'm not sure what's gone wrong. As far as I can tell the code stopped working after I edited my template, but I can't find anything online about the template ...
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Word: Applying border through styles affects only paragraphs, not text

I have created a style for displaying code. I have set a border to it. However, in the border menu, there is only apply to paragraph option and not apply to text. Thus, every time I apply my style on ...
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Caption numbering in Word 2010

The page numbering format can be different for each sections of a Word document. For example: section 1 will have roman numbers (I, ii) and section 2 will have numbers that have "Include chapter ...
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How to link Microsoft Word Field Codes and References

Sorry if this question has already been asked, I can't find it anywhere on the internet. I have a document that shows many photos, and beneath each photo has a caption, eg: "Photo 1: A picture of a ...
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Changing the default font on Microsoft Word 2010 has no effect on new pages

When I go into the Options/Advanced info on Fonts in Microsoft Word 2010 on Windows 10, I continually change the default font of 11-pt Calibri to 12-pt Times Roman and save it. However, it never ...
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Different header for each chapter in Microsoft Word

I'm trying to place the chapter titles for a document in the page headers. I've set the header content to the title of the first chapter, but every page has the same header, so the first chapter's ...
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Showing paragraphs from other pages in Word

Have a word document with Heading 1 paragraphs starting on every single page. I would like to show the Heading 1 paragraph of the NEXT page on each page, so having page X showing the Heading 1 of page ...
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Setting application-specific save folder favorites in Microsoft Office 2010

In all Microsoft Office 2010 applications, the first entry in the folder tree of the Save dialog is a top-level node that is the name of the application itself (see the example from Word below): ...
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Word 2010 … keeping a string of text from splitting onto two lines

I am writing a memo that will go out to all our customers in which we refer to a period of dates (from 06-10-2016 to 12-06-2016 inclusively). Is there a way I can keep this date period from splitting ...
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How to find and remove implicit page break in Word?

In Word 2010 style formatting, just before one of my level 2 numbered heading (not before the others, at least before most of them), I get a page break that is invisible in the paragraph marks view. I ...
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Very light blue behind my text in Microsoft Word

I got a slight hint of blue behind some part of my text, indicated by the blue arrow in the following image (the red arrow text is fine): I have no idea why, I tried changing the highlighting but ...
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How to copy formatted text into Word 2010 without it being put into a table?

When I copy text that contains bullets into Word, Word puts it into a table, which restricts justification and integrating with regular text. When trying to select or move text, one keeps snagging the ...
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Indenting within tables Word 2010

I've seen quite a few questions on this, but the answers don't seem to work for me. Within Word 2010, I want to increase (or decrease) the indent of a bulleted list. TAB of course doesn't work (It ...
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How can I prevent followed hyperlinks from changing color?

I have several hyperlinks throughout my document, in several different colors. I would like the hyperlinks to remain the same color/style after being followed, and not simply change the style of ...
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Unable to register WordPress blog account in MS Word 2010

When I try to register for a blog account in MS Word 2010 I get the failure message pop up "Word cannot register your account. The provider where you are trying to publish is unavailable. Contact your ...
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Word: LInked graphics resize to their original size when saving as PDF

I work with MS Word 2010 on Windows 7. In a DOCX-document with about 200 pages, I have linked the pictures via Insert/Quickparts/Field/IncludePicture. I have always checked the options "Data not ...
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Efficient Find/Replace Heading in MS Word that Contains text

I have multiple Heading 3s in MS Word. Some of them contain specific text: "MYTEXT". I want to find all Heading 3s that include "MYTEXT" and remove that word and all text to it's left while ...
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How to make a nice partial horizontal line in MS Word?

Creating a paper form, with lines like this: Name______ Date_______, except I want nice continuous lines that look like full horizontal lines from the paragraph menu. The lines need to start at the ...
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MS Word Find Style spanning 2 lines that contains text and replace part

I will be creating a macro for this, but first I just want to get the find/replace to function. I have occassions in my Word document where there are 2 lines of Heading 3s in a row. The first line ...
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Perform simple math in a Word document

I have a MS document that i use as a chain-of custody and analytical results report for air samples. I would like for the document to calculate total minutes from my start and stop time data entry ...
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If using radio buttons, do I need to save the file as macro enabled?

I have this .docx document in which I inserted some radio buttons. And each time I save the document I get this message. And I choose 'Yes' every time because as far as I know I'm not using any ...
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Formatting multiple choice questions in MS Word 2010

I have several multiple choice questions written by different people. The basic format I want is: "Question Subject (font size 14) What is the answer to this question? (font size 12) A. Answer 1 ...
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MS Word Table of Contents Covers Header/Footer

I'm using Word 2010. I created a Table of Contents by going to References > Table of Contents > Automatic Table 1. When I do that, instead of having the table of contents fitting nicely between the ...
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Headingstyles and table of figures formatting

I use heading styles for my figure and table headings, and my heading styles are formatted to be bolded. How do I format my table of figures and table of tables to not be bolded but keep the headings ...
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Microsoft Word 2010 Document prints vertically

I have typed multi paragraph document in Word. The document looks fine on computer screen. When I go to print preview, the document shows each word with the first letter printed on a single line, the ...
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Page numbering in word 2010

I have a word document with 20 pages. I have it numbered Page 1 of 20 ending numbering on page 15. The last 5 pages are not numbered. I want them not numbered. My question is how do I end the ...
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Word 2010 - When printing Document appears as Vertical Letters

I have typed letter in Word. Document looks normal. When I print, each letter of each word appears on a single line vertically. Example Below: Words appear as "HELP" on screen; when I print it ...
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How do I “force” passages I copy to my Word files to use up all the available line space?

I like to copy noteworthy passages from PDF books to Word documents. Problem is that PDF "line width" or "line space" is narrower than the width of a Word document. Thus I get unreadable, unnecessary ...
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Sending Word 2010 document as an attachment

We have Office 2010 installed. On most PCs, when one creates a document in Word and does a File → Save & Send as e-mail attachment it opens a new message in Outlook 2010 and adds the document ...
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Windows 10 sometimes crashes and restarts, other issues as well

I have recently installed free version of Windows 10 and since then I feel my machine has many problems. Sometimes it crashes and restarts, and so some other times mozilla Firefox stops responding, ...
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Word Mail Merge - Filter Based on Partial Match of Text?

I'm using Word 2010 and Excel 2010 to do a mail merge. In the spreadsheet, the Employer field has variations of the employer name, such as: - SkyScraper - SkySraper Inc. - SkyScraper Mexico In ...
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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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Text boxes in Word 2010 do not print to actual size

In Word 2010, I'm trying to make text boxes that are an exact size when printed. However, when I print them, they come out smaller than that specified size. For example, if I make a text box that is ...
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Is it possible to add text in front of a numbered list in word 2010?

I made a list as shown in the image. I want to type the month names before the numbers. So Month name will come first, then the numbering, and the remaining text. eg: April 1.Capsicum ...
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How to autofill content controls based on a seperate dropdown list in Word?

I have a form with multiple fields. Three of these fields are dependent on the selection chosen in a dropdown list at the top of the form. For example: if Location = New York City, then the ...
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MS Word 2010 hyperlink issues

I'm revising a MS Word procedural document not of my creation using Word 2010. As I attempt to create hyperlinks from the Table of Contents to newly added document content, the hyperlink window that ...
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What are “Forms” in Microsoft Word 2010?

I'm trying to add a legacy ActiveX control (a radio button) to a Word Document in Microsoft Office 2010, but when I select it from the Controls section of the Developer tab, I am prompted with this ...
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MS Word Section Numbering (e.g. A.1.1) includes Chapter (A.1) but not Changing with Chapter Number

I have a large document with sections>chapters>subsection The first subsection in Chapter B.1 should be numbered B.1.1. I get 1.13 or something like that. This figure shows the config window in the ...
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MS Word: Excessive space between separator and footnotes

I'm using a template to write my thesis on MS Word and I'm having a problem with the footnotes. Whenever I insert one, too much space is left blank between the separating line and the text of the ...
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One Sequential Page Numbering Scheme in Header and Second Sequential Page Numbering Scheme in the Footer (Different Numbering)

I have a document that needs to have the sequential page numbering in the header BUT I also need to sequentially number individual, multiple page maintenance procedures in the footer. In the footer, ...
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How to keep non-breaking space in cross-references

I use cross-references to figures in Microsoft Word 2010. I manually include non-breaking spaces between Figure and number, e.g., Figure[non-breaking space]1.1 if needed at the end of a line (which ...