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Word lists continuing past normal text

I am having an issue in Word (both 2010 and 2013) where lists are continuing past where there is normal text i.e. something like this: asd asd asdasd 3. asd This is a problem ...
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Word 2013 can't compare readonly files

I am using Tortoise SVN to work with a repository that contains some documentation saved as Word documents. On my old computer, with Office 2010, I was able to compare with previous revisions. ...
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Word 2013 - Numbers for Referencing Review Comments

It appears Microsoft turned off auto-numbering of comments in Word 2013. So when going to Review in the ribbon and adding a "New Comment" there is no way to identify the comment when discussing with ...
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use relative image path in word 2013

I created some large word documents containing a lot of images. Now when I move those documents and Images to some other computer (zipping them up or syncing via SkyDrive) the Images are not linked ...
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Adding a punctuation mark (comma, period) after a Word 2013 equation in display style

The equation editor that comes with Word 2013 has two different formatting styles, "display" and "inline". The formatting style is automatically changed depending on wether there is other text in the ...
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Table of Contents is using regular (Arabic) numbers for pages whose numbers are Roman

I'm using Microsoft Office 2013 Word. Pages that have page numbers displayed as Roman numerals are displayed in the Table of Contents with Arabic numeral page numbers. Here is a screenshot of the ...
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MS Word 2013 - Hyperlinks with anchor tags (aka hash tags, bookmark tags) to external html files

Good afternoon! I have inserted a hyperlink into an MS Word document, but I'd like to add an anchor tag to it so the link will go to a specific part of the page. The page it's linking is an HTML ...
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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
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where can I find A5 paper size in word 2013? [duplicate]

I'm using Word 2013 and I want to set my paper size to A5 but It seems there isn't such an option! Does anybody know a solution?
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Don't break header/footer when making page landscape format

I have a document with a footer with page numbering and a header with some centered text. Long story short: I flipped one page to landscape format. Long story long: I made a forced page break to get ...
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Find And Replace strings containing a caret

Consider a string to be replaced in Microsoft Word Foo^Bar Using the Find and Replace dialog, Word interprets a caret(^) character as a control character to help find predefined elements in your ...
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How do you open the VBA editor in MS Word 2013?

How do I get to the VBA editor in MS Word 2013? All my searches return information on Excel.
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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 ...
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Bring back the object browser in Word 2013

In previous Word versions there was a very handy feature called "object browser" that allowed you to quickly navigate a document. Here is a very simple explanation of what it does: ...
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Is there a way to save a Microsoft Word document so that it automatically opens in outline view?

I have a Word document (it's a task list) that I always read and edit in outline view. Is there a way to tell Word that so that the document always defaults to outline view when it is opened?
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Page numbering and sections

Consider this image: As you can see I am having difficulties with the page numbering. The left page is 15 (section 2) as it should, but the right one is 2 (section 4). What I think that happened: ...
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How do I number headings with the 'Heading 3' style in Word without affecting the other heading styles?

I would like my document to have the basic heading styling for Heading 1 and Heading 2 but for Heading 3 to be numbered. I can get close by defining my own modified multilevel list style but it ...
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How to downgrade Office 2013 to 2010?

I recently installed MS Office 2013. It's all working fine so far apart from one thing - no compatibility with Mendeley. This is a big deal for me as I have thousands of references stored in Mendeley ...
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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 ...
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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? ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Create PDF showing only legal black bar markup in Word 2013

My Word 2013 document has tracked changes. When I save to PDF, it includes all the tracked change information (including showing deleted text). This is despite me having the view setting configured as ...
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Different headers: Section break not working

I've separated all sections in my document using "Section breaks". So I have: Chapter 1 =====section break====== Chapter 2 First, I set the header for chapter 1. Then, I go to chapter 2, uncheck ...
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Why are my Word 2013 page size options different to other Word 2013 page size options?

The loptions in my laptop Word 2013 page size drop down are very different from those on my desktop at work. My home machine has fewer, and e.g. is missing the A5 paper size. I can only guess this is ...
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Can I create different versions of a heading format in Word 2013?

I'm creating a rather large document and I'm doing my best to use best practices by employing Word's styles to keep all of my formatting consistent. I'm running into one issue, though: I need some of ...
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Microsoft Word Digital Signature Error: We can't read the signature please contact your help desk

I create and sign my document in Word 2013 but sometimes when I open the document and check the signature I get the error message: We can't read the signature. Please contact your help desk. In the ...
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Cross-reference a single word in MS Word

I would like to cross-reference a single word/series of words, for my abbreviation list. Ie, in the document: Section Header 1.2 Sub Header 1.2.4 This is Microsoft Word 2013 (MW13) I ...
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How can I assign section numbers automatically?

I have my sections labeled only in words, using the appropriate header hierarchy. My top level headers are header 1. Their children are header 2. Their children are header 3. etc. When I build my ...
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How can I add a paragraph directly after Word table?

If I have a document with a table in it, how do I add a new paragraph directly after the table? For example: Note the cross reference (which is a hyperlink) back to Heading 1b. The only way I've ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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...
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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 ...
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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?
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Grouping Excel charts in a Word document

I have some Excel charts that I've pasted into Word, and I would like to group them together so they move as a unit as I'm moving text around. Currently, they look like this: (forgive the rough ...
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How to kill Microsoft Word 2013 after it crashes?

I have a problem which makes Microsoft Word 2013 crash. Whenever it crashes, I cannot close it - I have to reboot. Killing via Task Manager or Process Explorer doesn't seem to do anything. How do I ...
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Word 2013 export to PDF how to keep font vectorized

I have to use Myriad font with Word 2013 (I cannot use other font or software). When export my Word doc to PDF, Myriad font is bitmapped (many pixels). My question is : how to keep the font ...
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Set proofing language for selected text in word [duplicate]

I have many footnotes that are in MLA format as references. Word's spell/grammar checker complains about the text. I know that I can disable this if I can figure out how to set the language of that ...
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Can I set up the printer in Word to print in black even if the file has colours?

How can I set up the printer in Word to print in black even if the file has colours? I noticed if the file has coloured parts, they are not printed. My printer, Canon MP190, has only black ink. One ...
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How can I define shortcut for new blog post in Windows with Word 2013

When I want to have a new blog post I need click on Word shortcut File >> New From templates click on blog post How can I define shortcut for this? or another templates that we can ...
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How to make the tab stick in Microsoft Word 2010?

For example if I use the Insert tab and then click in the document, the Ribbon goes back to Home. How to make the Insert tab stick, that is for Word to stay on the last tab I have used?
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MS Word 2013 Captions, Headings and Styles with outline numbers

I have a somewhat large word documents with several chapter headings, section headings and sub section headings. Also it contains an appendix section too. So I've used Heading 1 for chapter ...