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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E-mail Hyperlinks in Word 2010

I was wondering if there's a way to create a hyperlink in a Word 2010 document that opens an e-mail message and then writes the recipient in the 'To' box but also attaches this document to the e-mail ...
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Adding the word “page” to each entry in an index

I'm using Word 2010, and I could not find any way to do this. I am inserting an index at the end of my Word document. It shows the page number fine, e.g., "Zoology, 8". I would like to add "page" ...
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Index of Special Paragraphs in Word

I have a Word 2010 document where I'm using multi-level lists for numbering headings. I also want to have "special" paragraphs sprinkled throughout that are numbered sequentially in the whole ...
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Cross Refence Appendix without Label

I have a document with a lot of appendixes, normally I cross reference the appendix just like any paragraph number and it brings in the entire label, for example "Appendix A." Now in my document I ...
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How do you easily add equation numbers to Microsoft Word 2010 equations?

How do you create equations in Word 2010 that are automatically numbered with the equation number centered vertically on the equation and right justified? While a number of references have discussed ...
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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 do I batch-change the case of words in a Document with Word 2010?

I have a document with a scientific text. Some words (author's names etc.) are in small caps, but they need to be hard-coded all-small-caps, because the book designer asks for them that way and there ...
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Bibliography Feature in Word 2007/2010 APA style “et. al” in spanish

I'm using the APA Bibliography References built-in in Word 2007. When I insert a reference with multiple authors, there is an undesirable "y otros", (which means 'and others' in spanish). That is ...
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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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Changing total page count in Word 2010

I'm creating a document with a cover page, then some copyright information, followed by a table of contents. Only then do I actually start putting content in the document worthy of a page number. ...
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Scroll Lock Equivalent In Word 2007/2010?

In excel you can use the scroll lock key to toggle the arrow keys to move about the spreadsheet. Can this be done in Word? If so, how?
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Word 2010 randomly sets the bullet point indent to the centre of the page

I'm unsure of what causes this to happen. I can be using bullet points with the ordinary, default indentation, and the next time round, the indentation is set to the centre of the page. Any ideas?
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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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Why footer page is appearing on the first one and not the others in Word

I'm trying to setup a footer on my Word document, with page numbering. The document has only 5 pages First page and second page are appearing on the footer setup as you can see. However, the ...
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Word 2010 TOC contains spurious text and diagrams from the body of text

When I generate the Table of Contents in Word 2010, It copies some diagrams, illustration and text from the body. How can I correct this?
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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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Automatically scale font size to fit text box

I am currently setting up a mail merge but I need the size of text in a text box to scale. I want the font size to be the biggest I can whilst fitting in the text box. I've searched around, but I ...
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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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Insert Hyperlink in word to an excel file that will open read-only when clicked?

To manually open an excel file as read-only I usually use excel /r "filename" on the command line, or just click file, open, open as read only from excel. If I insert a hyperlink to an excel file in ...
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Navigating in numeric bullets in Microsoft Word

I have a list of questions numbered by numeric bullets like s s s Each bullet point is of variable length (from few lines to few pages). This makes me to scroll a lot to go to next bullet. I felt ...
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Document recovery dialog in MSWord

There is [Autosaved] and [Original] files in the Document Recovery dialog, which lets me to open one or both files and then save them. The problem is that the files are very large and I cannot see ...
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Assistance with RegEx in Word

I have a Word 2010 document containing a list of blocks with predifined styles. The styles are used in another software to process these blocks. I created the document using a wrong quickpart so all ...
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Word 2010 How to Create a Macro to auto-insert Author Name in the Footer?

In a template document I want to create a macro that when the template is opened and a new document is pulled up, the "author" name will automatically insert into the footer. Is this possible? I don't ...
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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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Magnifier affects MS Word 2010 select color

When I open Magnifier while a MS Word Document is opened, and I select text in the document, it is black rather than blue. When I close Magnifier (without closing Word) and select text, the color is ...
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Can't merge table cells - Merge Cells button “greyed out”

I need to merge 2 cells in a table in Word 2010. When I select the 2 cells, the Merge Cells button on the Table Tools Layout tab becomes unavailable or "greyed out". It doesn't work when I use the ...
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Link with UNC path is broken after copying cells from Excel 2010 to Word 2010

I am trying to copy an Excel table to Word in Office 2010. Basically, if the hyperlinks are pointing to my local hard drive, there are no problem at all. However, if the hyperlink is pointing to a UNC ...
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How can I automatically convert all comments in a word 2010 document to footnotes?

I started writing comments on some text in word 2010, and I wrote so many that they don't fit on the page. I want to convert them to footnotes so that they come out well in print. Is there any way ...
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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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How do I caption a Table across multiple pages in Microsoft Word?

I have a table that is multiple pages long in Word. I'd like to have the caption associated with it to be at the top of each page so that the reader doesn't forget which table they are reading. How ...
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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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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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How do I remove headers / footers after the first page?

Our company letterhead has the corporate logo (in the header) and contact information (in the footer) - this format is in a Word 2010 template, and repeats into the second page. I would like to begin ...
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Modify List Paragraph style so that spacing between items is different to after

In Word 2010, is it possible to set specific paragraph spacing between each item in a list, but then have a different value for after the list? This must be done within the List Paragraph style. Is ...
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Cross references without labels

In word 2010, I can insert cross references of Figures, like Figure 1, Figure 2, etc. How I can show only the number of the cross references ? to get some similar to Figures 1, 2 and 3.
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How to get microsoft word to show short title in references?

In Microsoft Word 2010 I have created a reference that includes a short title. When I created my reference list the short title does not appear in the citation. How do I get word to show the short ...
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Word 2010 - Can't set default style and normal.dotm changes do not appear to “stick”

I have Microsoft Word 2010 32-bit running on Windows 7 64-bit. Ultimately I want to eradicate extra spaces after a carriage return for any new blank documents. No method that I have tried so far ...
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How do I remove ASCII “Null” from a Microsoft Word 2010 document?

I have OCRed a document. The OCR software has created lots of NULL characters in the finalized Word 2010 document. I know that because I have found this converter, which has transformed one of the ...
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Is it possible to exclude an area from printing in Word 2010?

There is some content that is automatically populated in one of our Word document templates. I was wondering if it is possible to have this zone visible when looking at the document, but not have it ...
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How to make Word automatically restore the documents that it had open before a reboot?

I normally have over a dozen documents open in Microsoft Word 2010. It takes quite a while to reopen those files using the File/Recent feature. I'd like Word to automatically restore the open files ...
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How can I copy and paste the items in a “content control” dropdown into a text file?

A client sent us the schematic for a new project in a newfangled Microsoft Word document with dropdowns. (Apparently, the dropdowns are called "content controls" in Microsoft parlance.) I can't seem ...
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Macro Find: Is there a macro to Format a Word Document as if it were being created in VBA?

I have a lots of code (for Excel) in VBA and would like to transfer a copy of it into a Word document. Does anyone know of a macro that will format the Word document to treat the code as if it were ...
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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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In MS Word 2010, with Paragraph marks on, what is the little circle that appears in front of some words or paragraph marks?

I'm editing in MS Word 2010, and with Paragraph marks on, I see little superscript circles in front of some words and paragraph marks. I don't see a pattern, and they don't seem to be doing any harm. ...
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Excel and Word document In same PDF using Word/Excel 2010?

In Word and Excel 2010, you can save Word and Excel file as PDFs natively. Can you combine a Word and Excel file into the same PDF using this PDF save functionality?
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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 make right-to-left footnotes in Microsoft Word

If I am using a right-to-left language in Microsoft Word 2010 and want to use footnotes, how do I make the line above the footnotes (dividing them from the main text) also be on the right side? As in ...
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Preserve custom styles using copy-paste (not via Save As or the organizer)

I had a lengthy document with printing problems that I traced to a combination of Word page layout and printer settings. Unable to resolve the problem by changing those settings, it was pointless to ...
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Creating a multipage layout on MS-Word from scratch?

I'm trying to create a document, or template, on MS-Word which will allow me to type content into 3x5 inch spaces on the page, flowing the text between these 3x5 spaces - similar to what Word does ...
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Can I import a single unicode character or unicode character set into MS Word 2010?

I am trying to paste a latin insular capital letter t (https://encrypted-tbn2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcRfztxlipDzKUS0YjVKb0I2fHYJUTCZiwub5Cr5NAcAVvECsiwMZe-Oa9U) into a Word document - which is ...