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How do I make Microsoft Arc Touch Mouse middle-click on single touch?

I've just got my Arc Touch Mouse. It has a touch panel instead of the wheel. By default you can scroll by swiping your finger on the touch panel. Tapping ends of the panel sends Page Up and Page Down ...
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Can I use Office 365 Business Premium at home for personal use?

Basic Question I want to know if there is anything preventing me from using the one of the business plans for personal use. The important part is I want to find an official Microsoft webpage or ...
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pasting and automatically replace paragraph spaces with line spaces

I'm interested in saving time copy-pasting. I copy paste from websites, articles, newspapers, etc, which have different formatting. When I paste it into my word doc, it typically comes up messy ...
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Microsoft Word automatically password-protecting documents

I have a very weird issue I'm working on. We have some Microsoft Word documents that will randomly apply a password to it when saved. It doesn't happen all the time and I can't pinpoint if there's a ...
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Windows 7 won't wake when opening lid

I've got a Samsung Series 5 laptop running Windows 7 SP1 Home Premium, fully patched. It used to wake up from sleep by opening the lid, when I would put it to sleep by closing the lid. Unfortunately ...
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DaRT 7.0 doesn't see my Windows installation

I created bootable CD for Microsoft DaRT 7.0. And when I boot, it doesn't see my Windows 7 32bit Ultimate installation. What can I do?
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How to run VS2010 Express and VS2010 Ultimate from MSDNAA on one machine?

Is there any possibility to run two different editions of Visual Studio 2010 on one Windows 7 installation? I have a MSDNAA version of VS2010 Ultimate, but need VS2010 Express for work. I am using ...
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Access 2010. Create list of checkboxes (automatically) for separate values, not multivalue

I'm trying to create a form whereby I can add multiple values to a table. I want to select the values using a list of check boxes, but there are a lot of values- is there anyway to automatically ...
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Microsoft BlueTrack technology on cotton surfaces

I have recently acquired a Microsoft Arc Touch Mouse. It has a Microsoft BlueTrack technology for motion detection. Microsoft claims that it should work on practically any surface. Well, when I use ...
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How to replace HTML code using MS Word 2010?

I’m trying to delete the CSS from my code using Word 2010. I’ve searched online on how to find and replace text, and tried some but none worked. Below is the code i don't want. ...
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Saving a Word doc as a hi res pdf

I am trying to save a Word doc in the font AT Citadel to a hi res pdf for hi quality output. My pdf is translating to a lo res font when output on a high quality copier. I am using Word 2007. Any ...
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MS Word: Unable to change roman numerals in footer from upper case to lower case

I have a footer that was originally formatting page numbers as i, ii, iii, etc. but now only shows I, II, III, and so on. When I open the "Format Page Numbers" window, it shows that the lower case ...
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MS Exchange — How to send authenticated email as same email for public folder

Is it possible to create an authenticated MSExchange user that can send email on behalf of any other user in the system (public folder emails as well) without configuring it on a user-alias basis? If ...
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Using Microsoft Virtual WiFi to connect to 2nd network

I have read up a bit on the Microsoft Virtual WiFi feature in Windows 7, and am confused as to its capablities. Does this allow me to connect to two networks using a single physical wireless adapter? ...
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Outlook desktop alert “Always on the Top”?

I'm using VMware on full screen to control a virtual computer most of the time. When I get a message in outlook on the VM, the desktop alert hides below the VMware window and I'm missing a lot of ...
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Microsoft Equation 3.0 with Word 2013

I am having a weird issue with 2 of my workstations here. Both workstations are fairly new running Windows 7 Professional 64bit and Office 2013. When I attempt to edit a equation from Word 2013, I ...
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how to set up a proxy server in windows server 2012?

I have installed windows server 2012 data center edition at my server. I need to run a proxy server to filter and shape all the outgoing traffic from my server. I know that Microsoft FF TMG do that at ...
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Spacing Issue with Microsoft Equation Editor in Word 2010

I'm using Microsoft Equation Editor for an equation, say: X=A/B The numerator has the phrase "Consideration amount from Report". When I click outside the equation after typing, the word ...
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Syntax For Searching the Microsoft Update Catalog

Microsoft allows download of Windows Updates, drivers and other upgrades from the Microsoft Update Catalog: http://catalog.update.microsoft.com . Unfortunately there seems to be no search syntax ...
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How to copy Winodws 8.1 updates files from one pc to another?

I just installed Windows 8.1 through the app store in my windows 8 machine. I have another machine that needs to be updated. I can't get the iso because im a single language user. How to move the 8.1 ...
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Scroll Lock key on for keyboard lights but off for Excel

My keyboard uses the Scroll Lock key to turn the lights for the keys and key background on and off. Excel uses the same key to control movement when using the arrow keys. How can I "tell" Excel the ...
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Outlook 2013 crashing with Microsoft ActiveSync Account?

I am using Outlook 2013 with my MSN email address as ActiveSync. It was working fine two days ago but all of a sudden it starts crashing down after few seconds and also it shows status as ...
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Windows 8 download on mac

I am planning to install windows 8 on a second computer I'm building. I have a serial key and have found microsofts downloader. The problem is that the downloader is an exe and I only have 1 ...
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Microsoft Outlook 2010 Out of Office reply with Dear <senders name>?

Is there a way to set an Out of Office Auto reply that includes the name of the sender? My company has a large directory, and I think it would be awesome to include: Dear , example: ...
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I'm receiving Windows Update error 8024402f after changing update to include MS office

Brand new Dell desktop with Windows 7 Ultimate. Windows Update works fine until I add MS office 2007 and then change Windows update to "Get updates for other Microsoft products. Then the error ...
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Visual Studio 11 Crashes

I have a funky problem.. I installed IIS7 to my development server where I had Visual Studio 11 as well. Then I installed PHP 5.5 and now somehow Visual Studio crashes when I try to load solutions. ...
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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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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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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 I expand the haptic feedback capabilities of the Surface Pro?

I notice that, when I touch the Windows logo area on the Surface Pro, it vibrates some. However, this vibration is never utilized elsewhere in the experience. Is there any way I can expand this haptic ...
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How to setup middle button action in IntelliPoint?

I have Microsoft Wireless Mouse 5000 and it's Control Panel applet allows to setup: (1) left button, (2) right button, (3) wheel, (4) second left button (tiny one) and (5) second right button (tiny ...
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Outlook Mail not sending the entire email

I'm using Outlook service from the Chrome Web Browser. I'm having a Hotmail ID btw. I don't think that my account is sending Mails in full because when I checked in the "Sent" folder only the first ...
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How can I configure Microsoft SCOM to read SNMP traps

I have one tool which sends SNMP traps on critical events, can I configure SCOM to receive those traps. Is there any mechanism in SCOM- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/System_Center_Operations_Manager ...
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Outlook Error for users who upgraded to Outlook 2010 from 2003/2007 (PC)

There are several users I support who have upgraded to Microsoft Outlook 2010 from Outlook 2003/2007 who recieve this error, "You are not responding to the latest message in this conversation", when ...
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Clipboard does not paste correct hyperlink on outlook 2007

last week this problem is not showing however today when i paste a copied a hyperlinked text on outlook, it won't appear correctly. i changed every settings to default and to no avail. i don't have ...
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Install microsoft Java VM on Windows 7 + IE8

I cannot install Microsoft Java VM on Windows 7 and IE8. File xmldso.cab is blocked because it does not have valid digital signature to verify its distributor. Can you use something like group ...
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When trying to link word document to excel, system hangs

I'm trying to build an excel document that pulls in images and word documents into it from other files. Sometimes when I use the insert -> object function it works right, but other times it strangely ...
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How do I get Word 2010 to ignore background fill colours for tables whilst using Windows High Contrast mode

I need to use Windows 7 in High Contrast mode (black background and light-grey text). Word 2010 nicely conforms to this colour setting in most respects, changing the document colours automatically to ...
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How to switch to web (publication) mode in microsoft publisher

I opened a .pub document. However, it doesn't display publication mode and the top, and I can't add HTML fragments. How can I switch to web mode?
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How can I change the default font size that is set on charts in a PowerPoint template?

As the title says I'm interested in knowing how I can change the default font size that is set on charts in a specific PowerPoint template. I'm not interested in using chart-templates for this, since ...
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How can I mirror a SharePoint 2007 site?

How does one go about mirroring a SharePoint 2007 site? The mirror doesn't need to be nice and pretty; it just needs to be presentable and readable. Also, I need all the shared documents to be copied ...
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How do I email MS Project calendar items to people with Thunderbird email clients?

How do I send a .ICS or .VCS vCard Outlook/Project calendar file items in a format that all email clients understand? I don't want a .VCS attachment to show up in a Thunderbird Email client ...
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Microsoft Document Imaging

I have to pull many reports from many different pieces of software and combine them all into one format. Every one of these programs outputs to an MDI file, which is Microsoft Document Imaging. What ...
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I need a specification for .sxdata sections

Does a specification for .sxdata sections (in PE Objectfiles) exist? I have read the Microsoft definition of PE files, and find the information on .sxdata section to be somewhat sparse. My program ...
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Microsoft All-in-one Media Keyboard FN-Lock

Is there any way to lock the FN key or any third party software that disables/locks/removes the fn key?
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Cpu fan keeps on running after shut down

Cpu fan keeps on running as if pc is shut downed. Even then cpu light turn off, cpu fan keep on running . Mine computer is desktop.
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Crash when using Get External Data From Web in a macro

Is there a way to disconnect IE from Excel when using the "Get External Data From Web" and use another browser such as Chrome or Firefox? I've been having problems where IE stall/hangs and the ...
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Microsoft word 2007 date printing

I have a MS Word 2007 file , which is my company's daily stock format. Now I want to print whole of months (30-31 days) pages at the beginning of each month. Now my query is "how to print individual ...
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microsoft designer mouse can't pair on Lenovo, windows 7 laptop

I've tried it all, I purchased a Microsoft Designer Bluetooth® Mouse, but unable to pair it with my Lenovo Thinkpad Edge e520. Tried to update system with this, but installation process is stopped ...
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Edit embedded oleobject in dxl DOORS

Embedded oleobject has text and ole object... But it has borders, I need to remove the borders. Or it is possible to copy the content to word and there this can be edited