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Why is printing disabled in protected view in Microsoft Office?

Microsoft Office has a Protected View feature which is supposed to reduce the risks of opening documents/files from the internet that may be unsafe. However, why is printing disabled as well? Is it ...
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Excel: identifying if all values in a row are not equal

I am comparing setting files between devices and have loaded all the settings into an excel sheet. I want to see if any setting is deviating between the devices. Example: Setting1: ok ok ok ok ...
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How to block all websites but a few with Windows 7 Firewall

How to block all websites with Windows Firewall, and then allow a few websites to pass?
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Windows server CAL for accessing tcp ports [closed]

Is there any license for accessing the TCP port from a server without accessing the folders? Whether CAL is required for that? I do have 2 windows server OS license and I have 1 user CAL for the ...
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Windows 8.1 keeps setting a manual proxy when I uncheck the option

In Windows 8.1, for some reason you have to configure your proxy settings through the Modern UI instead of the control panel, which is a lot more powerful. In the proxy settings menu, there is a ...
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Outlook 2013 Autocomplete Function not working

So usually after a few quick googles things like this can be resolved in a few minutes, but for some reason this one has escaped both myself as well as another senior engineer. Here is the setup. The ...
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How to view a presentation generated by Microsoft Producer for PowerPoint 2002

We've been provided a link to a HTML presentation generated by Microsoft Producer for PowerPoint 2002. This link does not work neither with IE 11, Chrome 31, Firefox 26 nor Safari 7. I've even ...
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Is explorer.exe connecting to a Singapore Microsoft server common behaviour?

Netstas results explorer.exe TCP 192.168.x.x: 491x 111.221.124.116: 443 ESTABLISHED Is this part of error reporting?
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Upgrading Windows 7 KMS to Windows 8 [closed]

I have Windows 7 Enterprise through KMS (Key Management Server, so I get the license from my university). Can I buy the Windows 8.1 upgrade pack from the Microsoft store and upgrade the KMS version? ...
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How to reset Windows 8.1 START screen to default?

I would like to reset my Windows 8.1 Pro x64 START screen. It has so much stuff on it from installing software that it defeats its usefulness. I tried links such as this one but it doesn't seem to ...
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Word 2010 conditional formatting with check box content control

Is there a way to create a word form with check box content control, where only the required fields are editable once check box is selected? For example If checked box A, require these 6 questions ...
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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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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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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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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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Excel 2010 Formula Bar - autofit?

In Excel 2003, the formula bar would autofit the height of the active cell. In Excel 2010, this doesn't happen. Is there a way to revert the behavior to the Excel 2003 functionality without trying ...
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What may have caused an Interactive Services Detection error?

I did look at the message. The secured desktop showed me nothing. I am wondering as to what may have caused this problem ? I was running BlueStacks at the time. I am assuming that may have ...
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Is it possible to give standing permission to screen share in Microsoft Lync 2013?

My company has been happily using Google Apps for almost a year now. However, we have a few remote computers that we periodically need to access - for that, we have been using the free version of ...
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Can I run SSRS reports against TFS Online?

We're using TFS online (http://tfs.visualstudio.com/) and would like to do some reporting against test cases and test plans (as it looks like there's no way to export this information to Word in any ...
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Microsoft Excel value lookup, return result in an undefined number of row above

I know how to use the vlookup function to search my worksheet to return the value. However, what if the value that I want is in an undefined number of row above. Example below, if I were to search ...
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Document to document hyperlink 2007

How can I create a link between a Word document and one or more other Word documents in 2007?
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Is there a program or way to monitor or record or track a remote desktop session?

I may be hiring some remote employees and would like a way to track that they are working when they say they are. Is there a way to track how and when someone connects via remote desktop to a ...
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Valid download link for Microsoft's Linguistic Information Sound Editing Tool?

Does anyone have a valid link to download Microsoft's Linguistic Information Sound Editing Tool? I don't want to use C|Net, Softpedia's download link for download.microsoft.com is broken, and I can't ...
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How do you use conditional formatting in Excel to format based on previous cell information?

I have a document that is created to monitor complaince. I would like to have the following rules: Highlight the cell if it meets a goal - I've figured this out and the formatting works. Highlight ...
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how can I select the drop down fill-in text with keyboard (excel2008)

I have a spreadsheet of files and when I need to insert new filenames excel very handily produces a drop down list of similar entries. Pressing enter autofills but then I have to click the cell to add ...
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Can I get the properties of the color of a Microsoft Excel cell in numbers/text?

I want to count the yellow, red and white (no color) cells in a column (range) within a Microsoft Excell sheet. The colors are equal (i.e. only one RGB value of yellow is used, not light/dark yellow ...
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New document opens in a very small size, not full screen

When I open a new Word 2010 document it opens in a very small size, not full screen. I cannot get it to the full size so I can't read the font that I am typing as it is so small. I have tried ...
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Where can I download Windows 7 x64 Polish ISOs?

I've recently bought an SSD drive and I want to reinstall Windows 7, but my notebook (ASUS K73SV) didn't come with a Windows 7 DVD, but a recovery partition on HDD. It's okay, but it comes with too ...
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What can I do to finish registering with Microsoft Live so I can access MSDN?

I was given an MSDN subscription and the notifying email gave my email address as the username, but no password. Since that didn't seem to be adequate, I am attempting to set up an account, but it ...
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Opening Office Binder OBD file in Mac OS X

I have an old .OBD file (Office Binder). How can I open it in my Mac OS X?
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Entering text value representing a sum in Microsoft Excel

Please see this image: Under "Monday" where I have typed rent, I would like that cell to display the text "Rent" still, but to represent the value of rent on row 4. For the formula in "balance" ...
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Skydrive 1 way sync possible?

I have no external hard disk to backup, so I want to use my skydrive account as my backup source.The problem is, AFAIK skydrive uses 2 way sync: so if someone will hack and get access to my skydrive ...
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LAN connection says network cable is unplugged

My Local Area Connection was working normally, but one day it broke. I tried to fix it and I tried using another internet cable but it is saying the same: Network cable unplugged. I also tried the ...
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How to change Microsoft Office Language?

I have Legal license of Microsoft Office 2010 and Legal license of Windows 8. The OS, Windows 8 is English and the Microsoft Office is Hebrew. It's very uncomfortable, because Hebrew is a ...
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Transfer Speeds [closed]

I want to transfer a large amount of data (around a 100GB) from my laptop to my desktop. So I wanted to get people's opinion/knowledge on what is the fastest method to transfer amongst the following ...
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How many times can a Win 7 Professional serial be activated?

Not doing any piracy work but I format my computer some times more than I should. I hear that there is a number of times a win 7 key can be used for activation. is that true? If so how many times can ...
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I want to calculate difference between higher date and lower date in excel where the dates are in two different rows having one common factor

Example: Row A Row B Col A: - AMS Alert 1-sep12 1-sep12 Col B: - AMS Alert 4-sep12 4-sep12 Now I want to calculate turn around time for task AMS Alert where I ...
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Unable to install SQL Management Studio

When trying to install SQL Management Studio express Im met with the following error But I have version 4 of the .net framework installed, so this shouldn't be a problem? Im running MS Server 2008 ...
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What does “EULAID:WX.2_PRO_OEM_EN” mean in the EULA?

Simply put, can anyone tell me what the following line precisely means? EULAID:WX.2_PRO_OEM_EN It's from my Windows XP Installation CD. I googled EULA IDs and I found quite a few other types, but ...
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Reordering styles in Microsoft Word 2007

I copied one document into another document and it seems that Heading 1 is now moved to a different location int he toolbar (ribbon). Now heading 2 till 6 are visible and on the next line (which I ...
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Windows Genuine Advantage Won't Generate Code

I'm trying to download Windows Mobile Device CEnter 6.0 from Microsofts website and they require I use Windows Genuine Advantage, I've done this lots of times before (including yesterday) and it has ...
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windows 8 release preview stop working during installation progress at 50 - 60

i m currently installing (i am currently upgrading from windows 7) windows 8 release preview on my dell n411z laptop pc. But when it reach at progress of 50 -60, it stop working gives error message ...
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Make datatip showup in MapPoint

I got MapPoint cause I need to handle multiple selections (users) from 500 -> 20.000 users I wanna show them off in different charts and print it.. that seems to be possible. I can make heat maps, ...
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Microsoft word 2010 open file in new window

The word program in my computer (Windows 7) doesn't work properly. If I open several files at the same time files are opened in one window. How to change settings of microsoft word 2010 so that every ...
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Microsoft Outlook 2003 Search Tools

Does anyone know of any free add-ons for Microsoft Outlook 2003 or later that will allow you to search email?
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Drafts mysteriously deleted

All of the messages I had saved in my Drafts folder were deleted at a point when I wasn't even logged in to Outlook. I am using Outlook 2010. There were no other messages missing, and I was able to ...
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How to add in in appendix page numbers separately from the regular heading page numbers

I had regular page numbers on my Microsoft Word 2007 document at the bottom center of my page, starting from 1 from Insert tab > Page Number > Bottom of page > Plain Number 2. I added an appendix with ...
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Convert links to images to images in a .docx

I have converted a DOCX file to HTML using Microsoft Word 2010, now I want to do the vice versa, that is convert this HTML back to DOCX. But Microsoft Word doesn't include all the pictures in the DOCX ...
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Updating the Sony Vaio BIOS - how do I know if I have Microsoft BitLocker?

I've got a new Sony Vaio that wants to update its BIOS and then it asks me whether I have Microsoft BitLocker. I don't think so but I want to make sure and maybe you can help me? Could Microsoft ...
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Skype shows online status even when I changed password and loged out

I suspected my account may have been signed in elsewhere, so I changed my password to force sign out, but nothing improved; my status still appears online to my contacts. Please Help me. Thanks,