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

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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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Unzip error “End-of-central-directory signature not found”

I have a ZIP file that open in Windown/MS Word, (actually it is a .DOCX file). Opening it with LibreOffice / Mac produces: General Error. General input/output error. File says: ../Commission ...
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Embed PDF losslessly in .docx file

Is there a way to embed a multi-page PDF in a .docx document so that it can be extracted (=saved to a file) "as is" later on the extraction process can be described easily? This is for handing ...
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Word table with page break between columns

I have a customer who requested automatic generation of word document. I managed to write the library to do this, so this is not the problem. The requested document is to contain a table - this table ...
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Set a caption color different to rest of text color in Word

Is there a way to set a caption color, for instance in blue, but have the rest of the text in black? For example, in the following sentence, only "Figure 5", will be in blue. ...
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Watermark per Page Not Working

I am attemptinhg to place a Watermark only on certain pages and I have followed the instruction to add new Section and unlink the section exactly as describe here: ...
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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. ...
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MS Word Doc showing logo/watermark only in Finder preview

I have a word doc where when you look at the file preview in the Finder window on a mac (osx), it shows the first page and on the upper right corner of the page, theres a Qlikview logo (im guessing ...
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Microsoft Word said it was saving the file, but opening it brings up very old version

(I ended up solving this, see my self-answer.) I was typing in a Microsoft Word 2011 document on Mac OS X 10.8.2 that was originally four pages, and saving every one or two pages, for at least ...
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How to transform a Word document with images grouped in a Word document with flatten images, without doing steps for each group of images?

I need to upload documents in Confluence. My problem is that Conflence charge properly only flatten images, while having problems with the images grouped together. My documents are in Word and ...
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How to autofit table's row height in MS Word?

I want a table to fill a page entirely, firstly I can find an AutoFit Window option to fit the table's column width, where can I auto fit the table's height to do the same? I'm using MS Word 2013.
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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 ...
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Microsoft Word 2010 - Can't hightlight word by double clicking

I have the following issue in all Microsoft products. Assume that I have following word: test_word If I double click on it, then it only selects one part and not the whole word. This works normally ...
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source of blank page between sections in word when printing

I have a word file with 2 sections. both of them have one page only. but at print time word makes a blank page between these two sections. Note that none of these sections' start are"New Page" and no ...
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Printing 24 labels per page from Excel

I'm trying to print 24 labels per page in Word using Excel list. First page is fine, but when it moves to next page only difference is that second record from first page becomes first record on ...
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Setting default editor language in word 2007

I want to change my default editing language in word as English (India). It is not so possible to change the language setting in all users and all PCs manually. Manually we can change the default ...
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Microsoft Word: background image for numbered or bulleted lists?

I'm trying to format some custom bulleted and numbered list styles in Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac. I'd like to place a background image (or even just a background color) behind each number or bullet ...
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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 ...
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MS WORD. How to create link to a picture within the same document?

I had picture in document somewhere on page 2-3 inserted via MS WORD menu, and I want to crate a hyperlink in next pages to this picture, like for content table item or other place in document. How ...
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How to change color of authors in reviews in Word 2003

I am writing in review mode as a 4th author. After saving the file and opening again, the colors of authors completely changed! How does Word allocate those colors? How is it possible that after ...
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Inserting math subset and superset symbols into office word

I want to insert this equation into the MS Word using Equation Editor: I have tried: (a+b)^n=n_(C_n ) a^n which results: Is this the best it can do?
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Multiple concurrent styles in Microsoft Word

Is it possible for text to have multiple styles concurrently in Microsoft Word? For example, I'd like to have one style for emphasis (e.g. bolded text), and another style for special notes (e.g. ...
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Clear table shading in Word

I have a document with 137 tables all shaded a horrible blue and 3D style that makes them take up too much space. How do I at least get rid of the shading on them all at the same time? It would be ...
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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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Print range - print from page x until end of document

Is there any way in Microsoft Word in the print range box to print from page 3 for example to the end of the document without entering the last page number? I've tried the likes of : 12-* 12 onwards ...
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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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How do I make page number in footer to be away 2cm from content?

I am writing a dissertation and my page numbers in the footer have to be 2 cm away from the content, how do I do that? I am using MS Word 2007, Windows. On some pages I think it is and on some pages ...
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How can I install Microsoft Office 2010 on a Windows 8 machine?

I cannot install Microsoft Office on my Windows 8 machine. When I enter the 25-digit code, it says: The code is not a Microsoft Office 2013 code. How do I proceed? I have a 2010 license, so I would ...
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MS Word: Adding a line before and after text

How could I add a line before and after a piece of text in Word, like in this image with the word "Education":
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Word 2010 - What is the unknown character displayed as a number?

In one of our company manuals, someone in our organisation has been doing updates, but something went wrong. After the update, in many many instances of a certain word the initial letter has been ...
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Word 2010: List Indentation messed up when wrapped around table

I have a word document that I am using as a template and I intend to flow different text through it dynamically, so I can't apply any paragraph-level formatting. In any case, I am running into a ...
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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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In MS Word, how to prevent orpahned table headers at page bottom?

I'm using MS Word 2010 to write a document. I have a table with a header row (indicated as such, 'Header Rows Repeat'). Now, the table starts pretty low on the page, and Word decides to break it ...
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How to suppress Microsoft Word to restore a minimized Word documents when opening another one?

I tend to have multiple Word documents open at the same time, which are minimized. When I now open a new Word document, one of the minimized documents gets restored and pops up, before the new ...
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List of all Word addins through the command line

I'm trying to get a complete overview of the addins associated with a Word installation using the command line. The idea is to run a script at all the users. At this point I check the following ...
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MS Word custom style displays white separator lines

I am trying to setup a custom style within MS Word 2013 that would display code snippets. So far everything is alright, except there are white separator lines on every 2nd line. I have searched quite ...
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Line formed by using underscore symbol in MS Word

I unknowingly created a horizontal line using underscore symbol in MS-Word, help me to delete this horizontal line from the document
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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 ...
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Maintaining word order when copying Hebrew from and SE site to MS Word

When I try to copy text from Mi Yodeya (the Judaism SE site, which I usually render in Chrome) into a MS Word document (using Word 2007 on Windows 7), e.g. this one, I find that Hebrew text comes ...
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Microsoft Word 2010 Table- Single Page

Trying to keep a table on one page- tried "keep lines together" and "keep with next". Neither works- what am I doing wrong? Should I select the text of the table or the whole table? Tried both, ...
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Text going outside of page margins in Microsoft Word

I'm writing a book on my life as a farmer but seem to be having an issue with text going outside of the document margins? Does anyone know why this is happening? Link to my document
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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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Cross Reference in 2007

I am working on a big document. So i would like to check whether my cross-reference is correctly referenced to the correct heading or not. Example: Section 2: Welcome to Word "As stated in Section ...
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Word for Mac Notebook view - insert equation

I feel like an idiot for asking this, but since I can't figure it out, and cannot find a useful result via Google, I hope this will answer the problem for me, and future Googlers. Using Word for Mac ...
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Microsoft word - conditional formatting in mail merge?

Is it possible to use conditional formatting in Microsoft Word 2007 Mail merge? I would like it to color the font, depending on the field value, for instance: if "Priority" field equals 1, color the ...
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Import HTML anchors into MS Word

I have a HTML document with lots of internal links. Something like this: <h1 id="anchor">A Heading</h1> A LOT OF TEXT <a href="#anchor">Click to return to the beginning</a>. ...
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How to copy/paste a Word a file that has a linked formatted text?

I link some datas in a word file in order to have dynamic fields. I do it by this way I add a Text field from Under Developers - Controls - Text. I write something to this text field and copy it ...
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Documentation Management [closed]

We are writing documentation for several of our software applications. Those documentation documents share some common content fragments (eg corporate profile, etc.). I need to find some decent ...
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Document with ability to change only certain words?

I am creating an contract template. Instead of highlighting words which needs to be changes each time new contract is created, I'd like to have a fixed and changeable text. How can I create a Word ...
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Convert Libre/OpenOffice-Writer document with Libre/OpenOffice-Math to MSWord with Microsoft Equation 3.0

How can I convert Libre/OpenOffice-Writer document with Libre/OpenOffice-Math formulas to MSWord with Microsoft Equation 3.0 formulas? Russian letters changed to '?'.