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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Changing numbering styles on the same level

Suppose I have a document that has multiple levels for numbering, but I want the style on the same level to be different. How can I achieve this? For example, the a, b, c, under 2), I want it ...
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Manually changing footers

I have a document that needs footers edited. It needs to be page numbered. I need the first two pages to NOT show a footer, yet the third page to have the footer reflect page 3, and so on from there. ...
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Use same label on multiple places in Word 2013

I want to use one text block on several places in my Word document. When I change the text block, then it must be changed on the other places too. Is this possible? I've seen it in a Word document ...
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How can a macro be created to insert a text box pre-populated with text in Word 2010?

I am attempting to create a Macro to insert a textbox populated with predetermined text when a shortcut key is selected. I am able to record a Macro to generate the text but I am unable to get it to ...
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How to Use Multiple Second List Level Styles in Microsoft Word

In MS Word 2010, I have a numbered list. The first time I want to use a second level, I want it to be bulleted. The second time, I want it to be a second numbered list. I want it to be something ...
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Different themes for different sections

Can I apply different styling themes to different sections of my Word document? So in the first section, I have it set to the "Default (Black and White)" theme, then I insert a section break, and want ...
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How to make text/elements visible only in editor view in Microsoft Word 2010

I'm creating a template document for a client in Word 2010. I'm trying to implement some instructions in the document, so that if the file is either printed or exported as a .pdf file, those ...
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Pages in Microsoft Word suddenly disappear

I was using Microsoft Word 2010, but suddenly the pages changed to what's shown in the picture (multiple small pages with no text on them). I can't access some of the pages. I'm running Windows 7. ...
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How to copy text from PDF and paste into word without keeping the source format and linebreaks? [duplicate]

When I copy 2-3 paragraphs from a E-textbook PDF file and paste it to MS word,the new line(line breaks) in PDF also appears in MS word even though .It means a new line in PDF also becomes a new line ...
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Word allows users to create nested controls even during protection enforcement. Workaround?

I am trying to create a document with restricted editing in which users will only be allowed to fill in information in rich text controls. I will then programmatically grab the data from each rich ...
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Why is there sporadic image resize through Format tab?

I am having some issues with resizing images through the Picture Tool - Format tab in Word 2010, this question seems to be regarding the same problem. Sporadically, if I try to set the width or ...
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How to move lines to table cells

I have some data separated into lines and want to move it to some table cells, each line in a cell, so if I have 1000 lines it will be in 1000 cell, like: line1 line2 line3 will be a table with 3 ...
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How to divide paragraph by numbers

I have a paragraph that contains some numbers into some spaces in it like the following: test test test 98 test 12 test test 877 test I want to divide in into many paragraphs, bullets, or lines ...
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Adding a Bookmark Table in a Document

I've got many places I'd like to Bookmark in Word and I'd like to create a Table for all these bookmarks, like a Table Of Contents, but for Bookmarks. For instance : On page 5 in my Word Document : ...
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MS Word 2010 - How do I create a universal macro that will auto-insert a header if none exists?

I'd like to create a macro enabled template that will automatically insert a header into a document if none exists. This is in order to work around a printing issue that cuts off the top of the ...
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Fill cell in table with line pattern

I have some empty cells in a table and I want to fill those with some sort of pattern to express that it is supposed to be empty (something more elegant than filling it with a ---). I have been ...
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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? [duplicate]

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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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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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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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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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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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 ...