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Word 2010 prints off a summary page

After every copy (for example if I say I want to print two copies, it prints off two summary pages), Word 2010 always prints off a "summary" page of what was printed. This summary page says things ...
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Windows explorer runs slow when ms word has a large file open

When I open larger documents in word (~2MB) all the explorer features in windows 7 go slow (10-15 second delay to do anything with task manager, start button, file folders etc). I don't get this ...
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How to edit Word 2010 opening docx-files

In previous Windows versions, I could edit the command line, an application associated to a file extension, used to open a file. Now I am using Windows 7 and Word 2010 - and would like to see/edit ...
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Word converting linked excel objects to text table when updating

I have several Excel tables that I have embedded as linked objects in a Word file. They look great for the monthly report. However, when I go to update the Word doc the following month with updated ...
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Template not getting saved

I have a custom template which is not getting saved when I double-click it and open it. After opening, if I click on File → Save it is not doing anything. I tried the same process on another system ...
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MS Word 2010 - Slow closing documents

MS Word 2010 has recently developed a problem where its intermittently very slow when closing a document. I have tried the Normal.dotm method and run the MS Repair option from the Installation CD and ...
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3answers
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Text in images pasted in word 2010 is blurred

I'm writing a documentation in Word 2010 using the snipping tool. I take screenshots of forms in my application. When I paste them in Word, most of the time Word changes the image and text gets ...
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1answer
198 views

Where is the custom symbol key binding/ combination file located for Word 2010 (Windows 7)?

Using Microsoft Word 2010, if you click on the Insert Symbol (Ω), you can create custom key bindings/ combinations to insert certain characters into your Word document. For example, I wanted to be ...
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2answers
104 views

Computer crashed, all text files in Docx upon startup

My computer crashed last night when I was running Spybot Search & Destroy. It might have overheated, because it was pretty a hot day and the bottom of my laptop was also hot. Upon rebooting, all ...
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Micrososft Word creating a textbox with only top border

I want to create a textbox in microsoft word with only top border as we commonly find in place where signature is needed, like where we have a line above the word Signature.
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How to have Tables numbered as Figures and Images be numbered in with the Tables? [duplicate]

I have used tables to help place a number of images together to make one "Figure". As well, I have used "Paste as Image" to add Tables to the document in order to maintain the Excel conditional ...
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185 views

Word 2010 freezes when inserting a document cover - how do I determine the cause of the issue?

When I insert certain document covers in Word 2010 (64-bit) the program freezes. I then have to end the process, relaunch Word and then use the recovery version of the document in order to continue ...
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2answers
554 views

Word 2010 process background freeze

Sometimes when I close Word documents winword.exe still runs in background (but there's no document open) and when I then want to open a word file nothing happens. I first have to open Task Manager, ...
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1answer
440 views

How to remove unwanted line breaks without affecting the rest of the formatting?

Sample text: I give Pirrip as my father's family name, on the authority of his tombstone and my sister,--Mrs. Joe Gargery, who married the blacksmith. As I never saw my father or my mother, and ...
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1answer
40 views

Compatibility mode

When I downloaded 2007 files into 2010, Compatibility Mode in 2010 changed the format. How can I convert back to the old format?
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1answer
516 views

Copy from Word 2010 paste into Notepad includes bullets and numbers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Prevent Word from Including Bullet Letter when Copying Text How to paste word item from numbered list without initial number I just started using Word 2010 on Windows ...
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1answer
138 views

Word 2010, how to update protected document

The document has one "Section Break" with e.g. "Text Form Fields" above. To make this Form Field work properly I use "Restrict Editing", allow "Filling in Forms", "Select Sections" and then protect ...
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1answer
24 views

Does template location matter?

Does the location of a template matter to the resulting document? In other words, is there a benefit to opening and using a Microsoft Word 2010 template from ...
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39 views

Word randomly creating file called English

2nd Revision since I'm getting new information on this problem. Word is randomly creating a file called English in places that a Word document has been opened or Saved to. This includes network ...
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Microsoft Word asking to use a document for “style”

I received a message box from Microsoft Word quoting a large piece of a password protected document and asking if it could be used for "style". There was a comment that the document would be ...
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1answer
580 views

Installed font is missing in Word

I installed a new OTF font in Windows 7 and it is still listed as missing in Word 2010. Why? This may be related A font does not render in Word, Windows says it is installed, but there is no ...
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200 views

Word 2010 saves thumbnails and tags for “Word 97-2003” only. Not for “Word documents”

If I save a document and check the "Save thumbnail" option in the "Save as" dialog, and add a tag - both don't get saved. But if I save it as a "Word 97-2003". They do. How to solve this? There are ...
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383 views

Why doesn't Microsoft Word “Save thumbnail” work?

I tried saving a thumbnail as seen in this post: How can I save a Word 2010 document so it has a thumbnail preview image in its metadata? but it doesn't work - No thumbnail. Why? Is it because I have ...
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Microsoft Word 2010 crashing when opening a second Word document while first is still open

Things I've tried: Fresh OS, more RAM, SSD Reinstall x86 Office 2010 All updates, etc. are current Scanned using malware bytes (any other program needed?) Disabled all add-ins It doesn't give an ...
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1answer
450 views

How does Windows group font files?

I've downloaded a font. The ZIP contains 3 files: my-font-regular.otf my-font-medium.otf my-font-demi.otf I've clicked every file to view it and then clicked the Install button. Now MS Word ...
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2answers
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Can I get auto-completion for words in Microsoft Word 2010?

How can I start typing a word, and have Microsoft Word offer me suggestions so I don't need to finish typing? Is there an addon I can buy or download that would do this for me?
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4answers
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Word starter always opens files even when Word 2010 is installed

I have Word starter installed on my computer. It works fine and opens and edits files. I just installed a full version of Word 2010. It works fine. However, when I double-click on a .docx file, it ...
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1answer
1k views

2010 Word “Recent Documents” not accessible

I am not able to go to File/Options/Advanced, and in the Display section, change the number of Recent Documents because it is grayed out. Where do I need to got to unlock this?
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2answers
2k views

Multi-monitor Word 2010 features: is it possible to display one page per screen?

I have two monitors on my desktop PC, at 1920x1080 and 1920x1200 of resolution respectively. Windows 7 is configured for multi-monitor desktop. I am currently translating a text I wrote some months ...
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2answers
66 views

Windows Office 2010 and Windows 7

When I open WORD, I get a message that "Microsoft WORD has stopped working". I have tried to delete normal.dotx, also renaming the toolbar key in regedit and also checking my default printer. Any ...