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How secure is TFS Online?

A colleague just asked me how secure is TFS Online? His question is deeper than the MSDN security documentation. What he really wants to know is, if there was some rogue Microsoft employee, is TFS ...
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Table of contents number issue

I have a 48 page document with a table of contents. The numbering shows correctly until I print (or go to print preview). As soon as I print the numbers of the TOC are off with the numbers in the ...
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When I upload a file to SkyDrive will it also be stored on my computer?

I am trying to tidy up my computer so I would like to know: If I store files in the SkyDrive folder will they be removed from my computer and only stored in the cloud or will they be stored on my ...
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Printing a Word Document in Colour using VBA code to print

I have a word document that we do not want the users to edit once it had been generated from the database. We have set up a VBA module to print the document automatically after opening, but we need ...
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Word 2010 how to make absolutely no space between lines? (example pictures included)

I cannot find any answers on google on how to do this. I want literally no space between lines. But to Microsoft Word 2010, no space means this: But I want literally no space. Like this: I think ...
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Error message on Microsoft files [closed]

I have Microsoft Office 2000. Yesterday all my files were fine. Today I cannot open them. They are yellowish orange in color and give this warning: This program is unable to run because of missing ...
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Microsoft Mouse Installation

Can not find a resolution to error code 2146762485 I have looked on several Websites to no avail. I am trying to get my Microsoft Wireless Intellimouse Explorer 2.0 to operate. I have looked on ...
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Checksums don't match is that bad?

I recently started looking at VisualStudio 2012. I tried downloading it from the official Microsoft link but it failed with some errors. As of some suggestions I downloaded the DVD5 ISO image to ...
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Transpose data by checking similar cell data

I have a Excel sheet like below.. Color Size Qty Red L 182 Red M 223 Red S 155 Red XS 30 Blue L 700 Blue M 845 Blue S 665 Blue ...
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Microsoft Translator pop up that doesnt connect?

I have noticed in my internet history, Microsoft translate. Microsofttranslator.com although the link is broken. Why has this popped up? Is it linked to a page which has a language it is trying to ...
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Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center - Slow response for App-specific shortcuts

So a few months ago, I bought a new MS mouse, and was surprised that they'd discontinued Intellipoint in favor of this Microsoft Mouse and Keyboard Center. It seems to have the same functionality ...
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Is there a list of Windows Time Zone changes with Version details?

The Microsoft Windows time zone database changes periodically, and Microsoft pushes out changes via Windows Updates. These changes are also announced on the Microsoft Daylight Saving Time & Time ...
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Microsoft Outlook - Saving of sent meeting/calendar requests

Is there a way to save a sent meeting request in a specific folder (by default sent meeting requests go to the sent items folder)? "Options/Save Sent Items To" is only available when sending emails ...
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runas - 1326: Logon failure: unknown user name or bad password

I tried to execute notepad from cmd using the following command- runas /noprofile /user:<username>@<ip> notepad Then I got this output where I was asked to enter my password Enter the ...
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I am trying to create a letter that will merge with a database and input the “name” from my database into the “name” field of the letter

Would this be done in Access or can it be done from Word or do I have to merge from another source?
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ZuneHD not being seen on Windows 7

I recently upgraded to Windows 7, possibly the worst choice I have ever made. Immediately after updating, I attempted to connect my Zune to my PC, assuming that a Microsoft device should work on a ...
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Removing Microsoft SQL Server

I have quite a lot of Microsoft SQL Server installed on my computed which I'ld like to unistall. They were probably used by the previous computer owner, who used it for his software developing, and ...
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Where can I get a list of Microsoft KB #'s and corresponding update description?

I realise Microsoft has a searchable databse, but I don't want to have to plug in all 150,000 KB entries so that I can update my Excel spreadsheet. Is there somewhere that already has these listed? ...
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Restrict access of files to readonly

In windows operating system, can I restrict the user(according to the registered login name) for accessing certain files in read only mode? For example, when user1 logs to the server (taking remote ...
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How to replicate pointer acceleration of Logitech SetPoint software in my Microsoft mouse? Any 3rd party solution?

Pictures are worth a 1000 words, so let me jump right to it: In Logitech's SetPoint software, I could change the pointer acceleration. I love this feature because it allows me to keep the DPI ...
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In Excel 2007, what does the Header Row check box do to the worksheet

when do I use the header row check box in Excel when working with tables
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How do I set up Outlook 2010 to send auto reply based on the time and day of the week? [duplicate]

I need to set up an Auto reply to send messages from 6:30 pm - 6:30 am Mon-Fri and 24 hours a day Saturday and Sunday during non-supported hours. Can Outlook 2010 be setup to send auto replies during ...
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Csv filename bug concerning dots in Microsoft Query (via Office Excel 2013)?

After hours of struggling it looks like I've found a bug regarding csv file processing by Microsoft Query via Office Excel 2013. I'm trying to generate a Chart from csv data. Every hour a new record ...
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Show last user to edit a document in Microsoft Word 2007?

Is there a way to see what user edited a document that was created by a different user? One of my employees is making unauthorized changes to unprotected documents, and I'd like to figure out who it ...
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NSIS installer not working with InTune

So, I've reviewed as much documentation as I can about InTune and NSIS and I can't seem to figure this out. I have an NSIS silent installer that (when executed locally, even as system via psexec) ...
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Set exact location on page to enter text In Word 2010

In Microsoft Word 2010 how can I set the exact spot on a page to type a character or begin text? WordPerfect had codes to Advance to Position: x.xx" and Advance to Line: x.xx" I need to fill out a ...
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how to report windows 8 bug to microsoft [duplicate]

I recently (5 minutes ago) a bug in my windows 8 installation, I want to report it to microsoft but I don't know how to do this. Is there anyone who knows?
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Microsoft Excel. Inserting a common thing to entire row/column

I'm encountering a basic problem with excel and outlook. Please give it a thought. I have a list of phone numbers on excel sheet as well as outlook. It's just one column. All I need to do is insert ...
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retieving SMTP server and port

Is there a way to figure out the smtp server and port details for my company's email server ? I found from the outlook 2003 that we are using "Microsoft Exchange Server" and server name is ...
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What is RPC and why is it so important?

From the beginning, I've heard that you never, ever disable the Remote Procedure Call service in Windows. This leads to horrible things that used to be hard to overturn (I believe that it's no longer ...
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Dynamically Inserting Text Based On Dropdown In Word 2007

I'm trying to make an automated report form in Word 2007 without using a lot of scripts that I don't have time to learn. Basically, the first page is a table with a bunch of dropdown fields. When the ...
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How do I remove multiple page breaks between rows in excel 2010?

Multiple page breaks appeared between each row and column on an excel 2010 spreadsheet. How can they be removed?
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Using Conditional formatting

how can i highlight a cell to show that range of cells in a row has no data I have tried the conditional formatting eg answer in cell AL, for range = L2 to AK2 using isblank but i cant get it to ...
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How to use multiple styles within a single paragraph in MS Word

Is it possible to use more than one style in a single paragraph in MS Word? Ideally, I would like each new paragraph to start with an outline number, then a bold/underlined heading, followed by ...
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Changing the interface language on Windows 7 Proffesional

There have been many threads about this but my case is rather tricky. I have bought a new PC, the person who assambled the pc has installed a Windows 7 Professional Polish starter pack. The day after ...
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Can Outlook 2010 be started without any PST files loaded / quick way to close multiple PSTs in Outlook?

Like the title states, is it possible to start Outlook 2010 without any PSTs loaded? Alternatively, is there a quick way to close multiple PST files in Outlook 2010? I am on a PC that has many large ...
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commandline tool to set msspecific “rating” tag in jpeg

I want to create a windows batchfile to set tags of jpeg-files to the contents of a database. i am using ExifTool-6.93 for this. this works perfect setting "keywords". Unfortunatly exiftool cannot ...
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Excel opens previous revision of file for a specific user

I have a user that opens an Excel file on the network and gets an older revision of the file. Everone else can open the file fine. this user received a new computer and new version of Excel (2010) ...
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Can't install Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 in Windows 7

When I'm trying to install , it shows an error. It says Windows Installer package : vs_setup.msi could not be opened. What should I do? please help me.
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Need to paste a column from excel into powerpoint- how to paste so they are individual slides, not one

I have a column of 50 in excel 2003. I want to paste it into powerpoint but it continues to paste as 1 whole text box. I need 50 individual text boxes. Is this possible?
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Home key but want to back to column header only

Currently when I click Ctrl Home, it will go to top left of the sheet. I would like to find out how to go to top of the column only, any shortcut key? Example, from F181 go back to F1. Any idea?
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Outlook file tab is orange

Can you help. I logged on to my PC and now every time I open an email it goes straight to the file tab not the message tab and it is showing as being orange, which it wasn't yesterday. Please advise ...
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Questionaire Restrictions MS Excel

I have a 10 question questionnaire. I want to restrict the answer to one box chosen with an "X". I have already coded the "X" input restrictions via DATA VALIDATION. Now I need to restrict the # of ...
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How can I install Microsoft Bluetooth Stack on my laptop

The toshiba bluetooth stack is giving me a hard time to manage and I want to switch to Microsoft's. My netbook uses Microsoft's and I am fine with it. How can I install it on my laptop. I followed ...
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How to enable scrolling in Visual Studio when it's run under admin privileges

I'm the owner of a Microsoft touch mouse and like it a lot. However it seems that it stops working when I startup Visual Studio 2012 under admin privileges. I read somewhere that I also need to start ...
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What is the difference between “Send To” and “Copy or Cut and Paste” method in windows operating System?

I have googled and found few Answers. But till i'm not clear about Send To and Copy Paste operation During copy and paste, when u copy something that will get stored in the clipboard and u can ...
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Microsoft Word 2010: “replace all” with same word + something else

I want to find all bolded words and replace them with the same word, unbolded, but with a symbol after it indicating that it was bolded. So for example Yesterday, love was such an easy game to play. ...
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Unintelligible result opening csv in excel

When I open a .csv file in excel this is what is showing up: Maxtor Encryption ver 2.0.1.1.0 ³§o rkDV’)cÿA®T7B‡LôŠì£\% i¼r1 ØÕë—„×½é¿wjd ´Íâ¿…Öö?HÐ)vM!W«Va<žÒ LåRpµI©ô ...
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Why is the ping on microsoft.com so bad? [closed]

I'm getting these ping results for microsoft.com and outlook.com: Arthurs-iMac-2:~ arthur$ ping microsoft.com PING microsoft.com (65.55.58.201): 56 data bytes Request timeout for icmp_seq 0 Request ...
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What do Ctrl-J, Ctrl-M and Ctrl-I mean in Microsoft Notepad?

I just noticed, by a fluke, that when hitting Ctrl+J or Ctrl+M in Microsoft Notepad (on Windows 7), it has and same effect as Enter. Hitting Ctrl+I has and same effect as Tab. This has no practical ...