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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pictures disappearing from Microsoft word 2010 document

I have a problem with Word 2010 where the pictures disappear sometimes. Here's how it usually happens: open a document (everything you can initially see is ok) zoom or scroll --> pictures disappear,...
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How do I remove lines appearing permanently on top and bottom of a word document?

I have these lines appearing on top and bottom of a word document (office 2010), just below and above the text (Exactly where the lines for headers and footers are). I have tried to copy the text into ...
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Printer Properties Dialog is not showing in MS-Word 2010

In Microsoft Word 2010, I can't open the printer properties dialog. When I hit Ctrl+P, the print dialog is opened. When I try to click on "Properties" beneath the printer, nothing happens. Any ideas? ...
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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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Prefixing heading numbers with custom letters, varying by section, in Microsoft Word?

By default, Microsoft Word comes with default heading styles (e.g. Heading 1, Heading 2, Heading 3….). These defaults can be changed based on need. For example, I modified the default headings to ...
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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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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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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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Word 2010 prints white space (like margins) in document

I have a document that was created in Word 2007. There's no problem when i'm printing it using Word 2007 on other computers. However, when I print it using Word 2010, it prints white spaces like ...
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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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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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Creating different margins on the first page of a word template

I have a letterhead template and I need the first page left margin to be larger than subsequent pages. I've seen the option of placing a text box or image box in the header to push the text but this ...
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Endless save loop in Microsoft Word

I'm trying to save a Word document as .docx, but each time I click the 'Save' button the dialog reappears and asks me where to save the file. This only happens when I try to save it as a .docx file, ...
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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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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 identify number of single section for printing in MS Word 2010?

The input box "pages" in the print menu accepts the input "s17" for printing the 17th section of a document. But how do I find the correct number of the section (without counting manually from begin ...
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Link to Excel from Word: This object is corrupt or no longer available

I have a Word 2010 document, with linked objects to pivot tables in a Excel 2012 document. Every night, a macro runs to update the underlying data for the pivot tables in Excel, and refresh these ...
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How do you get Word 2010 to spell check inside tables?

Microsoft Word doesn't even recognize misspelled words when I have "check spelling as you type" boxed checks in the proofing options. I've even purposely misspelled words inside tables and they don't ...
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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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Turning active hyperlinks back to blue

I selected all the text in a document and colored it all black (which is what I wanted to do). I didn't realize that the document had some hyperlinks in it (several pages in, in a very long document),...
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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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Word 2010 is automatically cropping image being insterted

Word 2010 is automatically cropping image being insterted like this: The million dollar question is why? I have this problem only in this particular section of this document. There is no such ...
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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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Microsoft word 2010 text wrap in table

I noticed that I have two tables in my word document. One I made and one I copied it from somewhere. The one I copied, when I resize my table, the cell text automatically wraps around if the width is ...
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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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How do I quickly insert many new rows into a table in Word 2010?

I have a table which has 9 rows. It needs to have 59 rows. I know the trick where you highlight say 3 rows then do insert and it gives you three new rows. That approach obviously does not work as ...
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Getting non-inline / display version of 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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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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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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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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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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Adjust picture size according to table width in Word 2010

When inserting a picture into a table the picture exceeds the table width. I can achieve making it fit into the table by resizing it manually. I was wondering if there is anything like a "fit to table"...
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Why Does Text Get Squished Up In Word 2010 With A Translucent Watermark?

You may experience an anomaly in Word 2010 that looks like this: The expected result is supposed to be normally-displayed text. In the picture below, the text that is circled contains approximately ...
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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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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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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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Export word document with high resolution PNG to PDF

I have a nice high resolution PNG. (Download from Dropbox) When I paste this into a new Word document, it looks good. I can't zoom in more than 500% but at that zoom level all lines are smooth, as ...
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How can I get Word 2010 to show more styles than “Heading 1”?

There's no way to select Heading 2 (and higher). Suggestions on how to fix this are welcome. It doesn't change when I creating documents from other templates.
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Macro to sharpen all images in word document

I have a 500+ page document with a lot of images. I need to convert all of these to grayscale and to increase sharpness by 40%. Both of these tasks can be done by right clicking each image and ...
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How to write english and arabic in same line without corrupting the format

i am writing an Arabic text and i want to insert an English word in the sentence, as follows: وأنوى تغييرها إلى وشىء آخر Access أنا استخدم قاعدة البيانات but when trying to accomplish this in ...
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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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Find similar style like selection in word 2010?

I pasted a web page into word ( from the internet by copy+paste) the result is here However , I want to change the blue background color. How can I replace in my document , ONLY SECTIONS with ...
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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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Word 2010: prevent zooming out switching to 2 page view

In Word 2010 when I zoom out at some point (depending on monitor-size and pixel settings) the view switches to 2 pages. I've tried several approaches but none works. When you zoom out further it will ...
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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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Word 2010 — How can you make heading 4, 5, etc.. visible in the table of contents?

Word has Headings 1 - 9, but by default only 1 - 3 will show in the TOC. So, to apply a style to selected text other than Heading 1 - 3, I have done this: select the text right-click the ...
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MSWord 2010 shortcut key for TOGGLING styles

I know how to assign shortcut keys to Styles. But what I would like to do is create a shortcut key that functions like the Bold/Italic/Underline keys (Ctrl-B/Ctrl-I/Ctrl-U): Namely, when I hit the ...