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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Need to Selectively Merge Records to Different Places in a Word Directory-type Document

My company regularly creates "rosters" (or directory documents) that list contact info for people with roles for a trust fund. The rosters have a certain format -- people with an "Administrator" role ...
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Change multiple heading levels

I want to reorganise the my Word 2010 document and have the heading styles update accordingly. For example, I realise that the "Insects" should really be a sub-section of "Animals" rather than its ...
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create hyperlink to specific bookmark or location in another Word document

I want to create a hyperlink from one Office document to a specific location in another Word document. I know how to insert a hyperlink to another location in the current document, or to insert a ...
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word 2010 spell checker chokes on Camel Case

This is driving me nuts. I'm using Word to summarize books I study. Now, for a term such as BindingOperations.ClearBinding It first complains about why I don't have "Binding Operations". Then ...
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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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From Macro to Add-in: Word 2010

tldr; I'm not sure how I can get the Add-in to recognize the active document! The goal is to set the macro to an Add-in button. I have lots of forms that have endless amounts of the old form field ...
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Why does my PDF have improper bolding/unbolding when saved from Word 2010?

I have the font "Alegreya" installed on my Windows 8.1 PC. In the "Fonts" folder, I see that this includes font styles "Black; Black Italic; Bold; Bold Italic; Italic; Regular." When I write a ...
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How to add a bunch of words to my custom dictionary in word 2010?

I have a list of 3000 words and they are custom words between legal, scientific, and common errors I want to add it to my custom dictionary and want to add in one step. how to do that please?
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How do you make text vertical in Word 2010?

I want to make a text look like this: S u p e r U s e r I can go to a new line after each letter, but it's not really practical. Where can I find the setting to make the text be written in a ...
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How can I print out or copy merge fields?

I have very complicated mergefields in Word 2010, thus I would like to print out what I coded already to analyze it. However, I cannot copy and paste the pure code, because it always converts to ...
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Office 2010 macro issues

I have some macro enabled word documents that worked fine in Word 2003, but in 2010 I cannot get the macro security settings to behave properly. When I first open a macro enabled document, I get this ...
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M/S Word 2010 equation numbering: add a “table equation” to the equation gallery?

I'm too new here to add this as a comment so I'll try it as a new question. I tried to follow the instructions in the best answer to this question: How do you easily add equation numbers to Microsoft ...
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Microsoft Word 2013 Template with Placeholders

I need to create Microsoft Word document to be used as a template for generating other Microsoft Word documents based on template with placeholders replaced with actual values. It must be like Hello ...
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Convert bitmap image objects in ms word 2010 to images

I have a MS Word document which has some images and text. Some of the images are of bitmap image object types. When i copy them and try to paste them in any editor say gmail compose editor they are ...
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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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Where is the Text Transform option for curving text in Microsoft Word?

I have looked at the following question: How to curve text in Word 2010? Following the answer, I inserted a WordArt object. The answer said to look at Text Effects → Transform, but I can't find ...
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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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How to include HTML file in .docx file with sane styles?

I want to include the contents of an HTML file in a .docx file using Word 2010. The HTML file will contain generated content (so it doesn't necessarily have to be a HTML file, but generating RTF or ...
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Disable editing read-only Word documents

Where I work we have many Word documents stored in our Subversion repository. These files are set as read-only most of the time (using the svn:needs-lock property in Subversion), to prevent multiple ...
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Word 2010: Repeat table row as header with image

I'm trying to create a repeating table header in Word 2010, and I want to include an image inside one of the cells in this header. I've got the table cells themselves repeating correctly, but the ...
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How to add a table beside text on multiple lines in Word 2010

Basically, I'm working on a resume and having a hard time getting the layout I want. I have a title for my coursework section called "RECENT COURSEWORK", with each word on a separate line. I want a ...
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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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How to standardise the size of imported power point slides in Micrsoft Word

I am working on a large Microsoft Word 2010 document. I need to import or copy in hundreds of different Microsoft Power Point slides. Is there a way that when each slide is inserted or copied into ...
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Word 2010 strange automatic replacements

We have come along this very weird situations at work. We are using MS Word 2010: In some documents, Word accidentaly replaces alone parts of words (of different length) with a specific word, which ...
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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 ...
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Repeat table header with unique first page

I'm trying to make a table header in Word 2010, but I need to have one cell that is unique to the first page in the middle of the header. Is this even possible? If so, how do I go about doing it? The ...
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Word 2010: One button save as PDF?

How can I set Word 2010 so that save as PDF is a 1 button (or key-stroke) option instead of the default 4-step File > Save & Send > Create PDF/XPS Document > Create PDF/XPS workflow?
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Microsoft Word equivalent of CSS “clear” property?

The clear property in CSS can be used to ensure that a new paragraph begins after (below) a floating image. Is there a way to do this in Microsoft Word 2010? (I'm able to position a graphic to the ...
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Word 2010 - How can I underline a heading, which was aligned to the right and indented to the left, over the whole text area?

I have typeset a heading (heading 1, to be exact) with the following properties: alignment of heading 1: right-aligned indentation of heading 1: 12 cm (meaning each heading has a horizontal space of ...
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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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How to visually group a set of shapes in a drawing canvas in Word 2010?

I'm drawing a flow chart in Word 2010 with the drawing canvas and shapes. I have a subset of the canvas that I want to visually "group" together (maybe draw a dotted box around these shapes) so that ...
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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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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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Word 2010 : can't insert cursor into a cell to type a text, but it works for the cell in next page

I'm using Word 2010, and I'm working on a guide where contents to be added inside a table of three cells. I have an issue with couple of pages where I couldn't insert the cursor into the left cell to ...
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Microsoft Word clears clipboard data when it closes

When I copy information from a document (just some text) out of Microsoft Word, then close the document and re-open it, the clipboard data is gone. What is happening here, and how can I stop ...
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Word 2010 Crashing

We have an office with all users using the same spec'ed PCs with the same Image deployed to them, so that the software and configuration is identical. I have one user who keeps having the install of ...
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Spacing before the paragraph right after a table?

My Body Text style has space below, but not above, and I want it to stay that way. Now, when I insert a table between two paragraphs of Body Text, I get no space between the table and the subsequent ...
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Word 2010 - Mail Merge multiple conditions

I am attempting to get mail merge to process certain conditions eg: if mergefield spouse = 1 and mergefield lawyer = 2 and mergefield children = 3 and mergefield parent = 4 add certain text or if ...
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In Microsoft Word 2010, is it possible to automatically retrieve a list of page numbers for tracked changes?

I have an upcoming project that will require a detailed list of document changes. We can either use change bars in the document itself, or provide a detailed list of revisions, including each page ...
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Is there a way to align pictures added using picture content control in MS Word 2010?

I'd like to create a MS-Word Template for other users so that they can add pictures into a table easily. My idea is to start with a table, for instance 1 row x 5 columns. Then I change the table ...
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Adding Images side-by-side

I have three images of unequal size. I want to add them side by side horizontally in MS Word 2007/2010. Currently when I manually add them through Insert -> Picture then they are added without ...
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I have over written my Ctrl+V function with a macro - how do I restore the original back again

I have over written my Ctrl+V function with a macro - how do I restore the original back again. I have lost the paste function of this shortcut key by over writing it with a macro.
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How to get rid of one footnote mark in Microsoft Word without automatic renumbering

I would like to start my page numbers for Microsoft Word. However, I would like it to start on page 2. If I try and manually insert page numbers, say I put 1 on the second page, it labels ALL the ...
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Change reference to embedded document in many word documents

I have a customer who has the following issue: They created many word documents that includes links to other word documents (for instance, all their headers is copied from a single document). ...
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Edge to edge image in Word 2010

I'd like to position an image in Word 2010 so that it's edge to edge bottom to top on the page. This is for PDF printing and not physical printing, so should have nothing to do with the limitations of ...
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Word will not allow me to order images in the Selection Pane

I have several pages in MS Word that have multiple images on them. These images are displayed correctly, but within the Selection Pane they are out of order. All of the images are inline with text, ...
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Word 2010: Create a Style without a font color

Is there a way to create a Style that doesn't have a font color. The text that I want to apply the font to is already colored (different colors depending on the word), I just want they style to have ...
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Insert the value of the bottom row of a table column into the footer

I have a Word document that must be version controlled. To do this I have simply inserted on to the title page - Version Notes Date 1.0 Created ...
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Word 2010 VBA applying styles but not changing font

I don't use VBA that often, and I'm trying to put together a macro which selects all text in the document with font size 13.5 pt and changes its style to Header 1. So far I have the below code: Sub ...
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Cannot Copy Pictures w/ text or w/o from web pages anymore word in office starter 2010

This is something new. I had been able to copy text and pictures from websites into a microsoft word office starter 2010. I have gone into advanced settings to no avail. I have verified that under ...