Microsoft Word is the word processing software from Microsoft that lets you create and edit documents.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
4 views

Word 2013 - How to add figures to Visio Diagrams in Word Document

I am trying to add a figure caption to a Visio diagram that I have inserted into a word document and I am having some trouble. For example, if I right click on any inserted image in my word ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

AutoTab for MS Word Formfield

I am creating a form in Microsoft Word 2013. I want to create a IBAN fields (8 fields with max 4 chars). If I fill one of the fields in IBAN (4 chars), then I want it to automatically tab to the next ...
1
vote
2answers
24 views

How to I set up continuous paging in Word across different sections?

Background In a document I'm preparing, I have the following sections: Cover page, table of contents, introduction, etc. -- portrait orientation The second section, some challenges -- landscape ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

Word Illustration Index works in 2013 but not in 2003

I have inserted captions in several pictures in a document I am working on. I use Word 2013 in my computer, and everything works perfectly. When I insert captions in new pictures, and then update ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

How to repair a corrupted word 2013 document? [duplicate]

Yesterday I was working on a very important Microsoft Word (2013) document, when it suddenly crashed. Upon trying to reopen the file Word said: “The file is corrupted and cannot be opened”. I have ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Can only “Save As” in Microsoft Word 2013

On any *.docx document, even newly created documents, I can't save, but only Save As. Trying to Save or Ctrl+S only brings up the save as dialog. Overwriting the original doesn't work because Word ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

Word 2013 PDF - The export failed due to an unexpected error

Like this post for Word 2007, we can't save our Word 2013 document to PDF and simply receive a generic error: Is there any way to troubleshoot this error? Playing around with the conversion options ...
1
vote
0answers
20 views

Extract Saved Word Document inside OneNote Notebook on OneDrive

In Microsoft Office 2013, saving documents on SkyOneDrive is fully integrated into Word. On a computer using Word 2013, I wrote a document and saved it into a folder in my OneDrive. When I went to a ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Can't get Word 2013 to save to Google Drive

I've tried following these instructions and these instructions and neither worked. I still don't see a Google Drive option when I click "Add a Place". One red flag I notice is both instructions say ...
1
vote
0answers
12 views

What changes can be made to a Paragraph style when associated with a Multi Level List

I have some Heading Styles defined that are associated to a multi Level List. Adjusting the Text Indent in Paragraph seems to work until the inden exceeds the List Indent then all sorts of weird ...
0
votes
1answer
20 views

How can I have only inner cell spacing? (Remove outer cell spacing)

I have a table in Word 2013 with 0.45cm cell spacing applied to the table: For the purposes of this question, I've turned on some extra borders: How can I remove the "outer" spacing, and just ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

Word 2013 showing two pages side by side

All of a sudden Word started displaying 2 pages side by side in one window. I tried changing the zoom and it didn't affect anything. How can I go back to seeing 1 page at a time?
1
vote
1answer
29 views

Microsoft Word 2013 Change citation language

How do I change the default language for every citation in my Microsoft Word 2013 document? I have an English installation, with Dutch editing language enabled, and I wrote the document in Dutch. ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Can't set Word 2013 Header shortcut keys…tried everything

My Word 2013 has lost the Header style shortcut keys. CTRL+ALT+1 for Header 1 CTRL+ALT+2 for Header 2 ... etc.. I have tried everything mentioned here and else where from changing languages back ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Customized Heading Numbering in Word 2013

I know how to use styles and to use heading styles to auto-generate a TOC. This is how I want the numbering: 2.01 2.01.1 2.01.2 2.02 Etc. I cannot figure out how to achieve this no matter how I ...
1
vote
1answer
13 views

Word 2013 Textbox Clipping

When I insert a textbox into a Word document the content is clipped on the left side, like this: Some of the text isn't visible it doesn't help to make it bigger. Have any of you experienced ...
1
vote
1answer
52 views

Word 2013 - How to create a new table style from an existing table style?

In Word 2013, lets say I have a few table layouts. For example Is there any way to create a new table style via the Design tab based on my existing table design, or am I forced to try to emulate ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

Word 2013: Include hidden headings in table of contents?

We have a Word document here which contains a number of hidden paragraphs, including headings. Depending on the respective view/print setting, these paragraphs are (or are not) shown/printed - all ...
2
votes
0answers
15 views

Revert Word 2013 Spell Check to 2007 style

In Word 2007 and prior Spell Check was in a separate Pop Up that allowed editing the word inline and easy use off command keys. Word 2013 decided to go for a panel that doesn't allow editing in line ...
-1
votes
1answer
31 views

Word 2013 not changing footer size

I'm trying to make the space at the bottom of the page smaller so I can fit more text into it. I tried setting the footer and header to really small numbers but it doesn't seem to make a difference. ...
0
votes
0answers
34 views

In MSWord 2013 how do you word count table cells

I have a table in an MSWord 2013 document (docx) and In one of the columns of the table I want to insert the word count of an adjacent column. I'm okay doing a select the text and insert a field just ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Word 2013 displays unwanted dashed lines around all paragraphs

When I open a Word file in one of my devices (Surface Pro), each paragraph is surrounded by dashed lines. These lines doesn't show when I open my documents in any other computer. How do I get rid ...
1
vote
3answers
67 views

Insert gif in Word 2013

It is possible to insert a img gif and make it move inside a word document ? Inserting a gif is possible but, it just shows the first img. I can't find the answer on google...
1
vote
2answers
86 views

How to remove extra space between line of text and table

In Word 2013 I want to be able to have the table flush with the line of text above it. That is I don't want the extra line break. I indicated in red the area I won't removed. How can I do this? ...
2
votes
0answers
37 views

Printing a tall booklet

I need to make a booklet using A4 paper, folded along the vertical axis (see image). The folded booklet will thus be 105 × 297 mm. The final booklet will be either 3 or 4 sheets of paper (12 or 16 ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

How do I reference line numbers in Microsoft Word 2013?

I want to refer to line numbers in code which I have in my appendix. Each piece of code is in its own section where line numbers begin from 1. I want to be able to write something like; "With ...
1
vote
1answer
22 views

Applying styles automatically to similar styled text

I pasted some text in a new word document. I then selected some text and created a new style using 'New Style' command from Styles dialog. That created a new 'Style1' similar to the style formatting ...
2
votes
1answer
35 views

How do I embed HTML in a Word document? [duplicate]

I'd like to embed an online map inside of a Word document for my geography task in school. I have the code for an iframe of a map at www.arcgis.com. How do I insert it in the document? I'm using Word ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

Table margin in Microsoft Word 2013

How can I insert margin (top margin in my case) to table in MS Word 2013? The table is located at the top of the first page, but I can't resize the height of the header (because of the other pages) ...
1
vote
0answers
20 views

Word Styles out of sync

Our company upgraded to Microsoft Word 2013. When opening a document created in a prior version of Word, the Navigation Pane still shows the correct hierarchy for headings (Heading 1, Heading 2, ...
0
votes
0answers
7 views

Is it possible to mix smart and straight quotes in ms-word

I have the option to either choose: Smart quotes: Double quotes: « TABLE » Single quotes: ’B’ or Straight quotes: Double quotes: "TABLE" Single quotes: 'B' But for my document I want to ...
1
vote
1answer
52 views

How to collapse all headers in Word 2013?

In Word 2013 we can collapse/expand a header. I want to toggle the collapsable ones for all headers. How can I do that?
0
votes
1answer
20 views

Decrease indent in Microsoft Word produces blank box?

I am having an odd issue in Microsoft Word 2013. I am trying to decrease the indent on the following: I click on the 'decrease indent' button on the toolbar , so that the bullet point can read 3.1. ...
1
vote
0answers
42 views

Word 2013 not saving recipient address or attachments

When creating an e-mail in Word 2013, then saving it (as a.doc/.docx document), both the recipient's address and (eventual) attachments are not saved inside the created file, and as such not available ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

In Word is there a way to have a numbered list with an extra space between items?

For example is there a way to have lorem ipsum... blah blah blah insert text here as opposed to lorem ipsum... blah blah blah insert text here As it is now if an extra line is created and the ...
0
votes
2answers
35 views

Can I Use a (Character) Style to Turn off Spell Checking for Program Code Referenced in a MS Word Document?

I asked this question in the Microsoft Office Forum, but then found the answer myself. That made it seem like a Superuser question! As a Software Developer, I am frequently creating documents which ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

How to make an enumeration like this?

I want to make a decent enumeration (not typing the numbers and letters myself) as follows: a. Some text b. Some text Some text a. Some text Is this possible in Word 2013? I repeat: ...
0
votes
1answer
74 views

Microsoft Word 2013 - How to make double column list

In MS word 2013 when I go to Page Layout > Columns > 2 , it creates 2 columns but they are not "individual" in the sense that I cannot start typing from the top of the right column, nor can I type in ...
0
votes
1answer
255 views

Word 2013: Shortcut to insert timestamp into word document

I'm looking for a very very fast method to insert a timestamp into a Word document. I always know the shortcuts ShiftAltD and ShiftAltT, but doing so inserts a field, that is always automatically ...
1
vote
1answer
286 views

Word 2013 won't open files downloaded (Trust Center?)

I can't open downloaded .doc files, unless I move it to a trusted folder. I get: Word experienced an error trying to open the file. I can download and open the files on another computer with the ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Word 2013, Autocorrect in protected field

If I upgrade to Office 2013, I'm wondering if auto-correct will now work in protected fields. I have tried this for years since Word 97, and it has yet to work and I can't find a workaround for my ...
1
vote
2answers
50 views

How to avoid indenting whole paragraph

I have the following sentence: When I press Tab on the second line, the top line indents as: I want the first line to stay where it is at and just indent the second line. How can this be done? I ...
1
vote
2answers
66 views

How can I format page numbering in MS Word which is 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, etc?

How can I set the page numbers in Microsoft word to have this numbering: 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12
0
votes
1answer
40 views

How to place images on own page that stays with text

I want to insert an image (any size < 1 page) in a word document that is on its own page, centered, with caption underneath. The main text before and after this page should be continuous, and ...
2
votes
1answer
52 views

Microsoft Word 2013 — multiple spaces not recognized by Find/Replace?

I just upgraded to Word 2013, and I'm trying to find/replace all instances of multiple spaces in a document with single spaces (like this). (I'm doing proofreading/typesetting work, where it's ...
0
votes
1answer
71 views

Remove padding from table cells in Microsoft Word 2013

I am working on a Word document written by someone else and am trying to remove some padding from table cells. I right click on the table and go to 'Table Properties'. In the 'Row' table, I ...
2
votes
0answers
326 views

Disabling auto-hiding of vertical scrollbar in Word 2013

I'm wondering whether there is any option/control to disable the automatic hiding (fade-out effect) of vertical scrollbar that happens after few seconds of mouse inactivity in Microsoft Word 2013? I ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

How to set alignment of a picture vertically centered?

When we have a numbering and place a big picture right after the first number, how can I set the vertical alignment of the picture centered? Example:
1
vote
0answers
38 views

Tables from Word 2007 are chopped off in 2013

I'm merging several documents together from various text editors. Some of the tables from Word 2007 don't display correctly in Word 2013, the right side gets cut off. See image below. Any idea why ...
0
votes
1answer
298 views

How to add page header with a black horizontal line in Office Word 2013?

I simply need header like this: but with a black horizontal line instead of a blue one. How to do this in Word 2013?