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Preserving table borders and shades while converting to text in word 2010

I am trying to create a word 2010 template to display some data to user when he creates a new document based on it. As such, I need to display a table in the document. I have created the document ...
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Controlling decimal places in Microsoft Word

I am working with loads of tables in Microsoft Word 2010. I would like to limit the numbers I have to three decimals places, along with rounding them. For example: 0.1234 will become 0.123 and ...
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Automatically remove white space in parenthesis and set number of digits in Word table

I´m exporting tables from a statistics program but I am left with a table where there is white space inside the parenthesis. I´d also like to set the number of digits after the decimal point. Is there ...
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How to treat MS:Word tables in pre-press for a book?

I am putting graphics such as EMF and JPG into an MS:Word file for pre-press to print a book by offset, in black & white. But how do I deal with the ordinary tables in MS:Word? I intend to change ...
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Knowing if a table is in “native” Word Format

I'm sorry if this is a really dumb question, but I need to submit a document in Microsoft Word format and furthermore all tables must also be in the "native format" (their words). For the tables in my ...
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44 views

View Elements in Word Doc

I've got a word document that uses independent tables to control layout. For example: +=================+ | Table 1 | +=================+ +=================+ | Table 2 | ...
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351 views

Making a long table with both repeating column titles AND section titles

At my workplace we make many versions of a 5-7 page document that is basically one long table in Word 2010. The repeating header row lists the type of information in each column. The problem is that ...
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77 views

How can I have only inner cell spacing? (Remove outer cell spacing)

I have a table in Word 2013 with 0.45cm cell spacing applied to the table: For the purposes of this question, I've turned on some extra borders: How can I remove the "outer" spacing, and just ...
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how to change default table text wrapping in word 2013

Problem I'm trying to create a new table style that has some space between the text right under the table. When I select a single table and go to table properties, I can set the text wrapping to ...
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203 views

Spacing before the paragraph right after a table?

I sometimes use Microsoft Word 2010 (and sometimes 2003). My Body Text style has space below, but not above, and I want it to stay that way. Now, when I insert a table between two paragraphs of Body ...
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691 views

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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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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135 views

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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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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70 views

Table margin in Microsoft Word 2013

How can I insert margin (top margin in my case) to table in MS Word 2013? The table is located at the top of the first page, but I can't resize the height of the header (because of the other pages) ...
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38 views

Assistance with table in word

I've got a table within my document that has decided to move right up to the top of a page and for some reason I am unable to move it. I tried the Control, Shift and Enter and all it does is move the ...
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Word 2010 Table stick to top of the page, how to remove it?

Please have a look at this image: I have a table that is 4 pages long. The tableheader is stuck to the top of a page, and then that whole page is empty. The table continues on the next page. How ...
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Tables from Word 2007 are chopped off in 2013

I'm merging several documents together from various text editors. Some of the tables from Word 2007 don't display correctly in Word 2013, the right side gets cut off. See image below. Any idea why ...
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92 views

Word 2010 Macro help - Convert table to fit print layout width

I have a bunch of word docs that I've converted from HTML, which look OK in web layout, but when we switch to print layout, they are chopped off on the right hand side. I have a macro I use to convert ...
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In Word 2010, what's the secret to getting captions to appear near the table they're describing?

I'm working on a document that has 3 columns throughout, with sidebars and tables sprinkled about quite liberally. The layout requirements are really beyond what I think Word was designed to do, but ...
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251 views

How to select one table column in MS Word printed PDF document

I've got a lot of PDF like this: Jogn Doe Carol Black Street 1 Street 2 City OtherCity The data in MS Word 2010 source are formated as a ...
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44 views

Problems in Office Word Mail Merge

In office word 2013 I am creating a sales directory for a business by creating a table in the mail merger and attaching it to an excel document. I was wondering if there was a way to create a break ...
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898 views

MS word splits my tables

I am making some revisions to a document in Word. That document is split into sections with headers. The last section has a paragraph followed by a table. The revisions I am making are in the ...
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1answer
284 views

Split a table in Word without losing row title

Word has the feature to repeat title row of a table when a table is so long that it spans a bunch of pages. I need to categorize my data into several pages, and I did that by splitting the table and ...
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94 views

Specify Row Height in Table Style Gallery

I am creating a new table style in Word 2010. I'd like to specify the row height, but the box is grayed out. Is there a way to add a specifies row height to a table style?
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898 views

Cannot delete “hidden” table in word 2013

I have a large document that was originally created in word 2010, and having been editing it for some time in 2013 (on windows 8). I recently moved a table by selecting it, cutting and then pasting ...
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2answers
7k views

How do I perfectly center a table on the page in Microsoft Word?

I'm trying to insert a table in Microsoft Word. The entire page would consist of only this table, and I want it to be perfectly centered (both horizontally and vertically) on the page. I'm not having ...
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2k views

Adjust picture size according to table width in Word 2010

When inserting a picture into a table the picture exceeds the table width. I can achieve making it fit into the table by resizing it manually. I was wondering if there is anything like a "fit to ...
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1answer
793 views

Transpose table in Word

Is there a way to transpose (swap rows and columns) in post-ribbon Microsoft Word (currently using 2013)? For example, in this table, I want the top headings to go on the left (én, te, etc), and the ...
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94 views

MS Word - Hidden Table Re-appears After Save, Close, Open

I have a Word document with a table at the top of the first page that I want to hide by default (it contains maintenance information and notes that doesn't always need to be shown). If I select the ...
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3k views

How to properly align text between table columns in Microsoft Word?

I'm working with a large table in Microsoft Word 2010. It's a pretty simple table, consisting of two colums. In the left column, I have keywords. Those keywords are linked to a specification (portion ...
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1answer
79 views

Microsoft Word - Styled Textboxes In Tables

I am trying to create a template for word documents for my University notes. I downloaded a template for a resume the other day and found this lovely effect where a textbox takes up the entire table ...
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1answer
374 views

Need to skip certain cells when tabbing through a MS Word Table

I have WORD 2010 on my machine. I am trying to tidy up a table we use alot. It's a very basic document, but has a lot of fields that need to be filled out, though for every field, there is a label ...
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217 views

Merged rows in column, bottom row fixed height

I've been struggling some time now with a specific problem using Tables in MS Word (2010). I have a table with 2 rows and 2 columns and the last column, the rows are merged. Now it can happen that ...
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757 views

How to add a table beside text on multiple lines in Word 2010

Basically, I'm working on a resume and having a hard time getting the layout I want. I have a title for my coursework section called "RECENT COURSEWORK", with each word on a separate line. I want a ...
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1answer
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Restricting table cell resizing in Word

Is it possible to restrict users from resizing the cells of a table in protected documents in MS Word 2010? I want to restrict them from making any changes to the layout of the table (or, at least, to ...
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2answers
2k views

How to efficiently insert a table from R into a Word document?

I am creating a Word document (.docx) using LibreOffice. I need to include some numeric results I calculated in R. They look like a simple table of numbers, with text captions for the rows and ...
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Is it possible to create a table structure to an existing data in word 2007?

I have some data that is organized properly in MS word 2007. Now I need to put this data into a table structure. Since there is so much of such data I just cant manually arrange them. Is there a way ...
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97 views

How to make numbered tables with numbers that take no space in Microsoft Office Word?

I have a few tables with symbols in Word and I want to number them, but numbering seems to take a huge amount of space from each box which makes the whole thing look horrible. I can't even see half ...
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1answer
826 views

How can I stop Word duplicating all the words when I convert text to a table?

In Microsoft Word I have a list of words, one per line, many pages, like below: xxxx yyyy zzzz aaaa bbbb When I copy these lines and paste them into a 1x6 table it becomes like: xxxx xxxx xxxx ...
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410 views

How to reset to default in Word 2003 the setting “Allow row to break across pages”?

MS Word MVPs suggesting creation of a table style, replacing the default one to have the rows broken across pages disallowed globally. Is there a step by step explanation?
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MS Word to PDF. Corrupted tables borders

I´m having problems while saving a MS Word document (.doc OR .docx) to PDF (by saving it directly as PDF from MS Word, printing it with the Adobe printer, etc) on how the tables borders are displayed. ...
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1answer
5k views

How to make a table span two columns?

I am making a two column document, but I have a large table that I want to make span the columns. How can I do this in Microsoft Word? ................................ TABLE ...
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298 views

Are there any Microsoft Word 2010 table styles ? The nice looking ones instead of current ones

Such as table styles that are using nice gradients or effects. Are there any styles that i can download and use ? Microsoft office 2010 or 2007 Word tables.
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801 views

Word 2007 different row counts for columns

I'd like to create a table in Word 2007, having X columns, and for the first column, 5 rows spanned across the whole table, followed by every other column having 17 rows. Merging isn't available for ...
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2answers
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Is it possible to autoincrement a certain column value in Microsoft Word Tables?

I have a big table on a MS Word 2007 document. The left most column is named 'serial' and it's values increment starting from one. Now, this can be achieved automatically in Excel, is this possible ...
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What formatting is applied in this Word 2010 table, and how can I prevent it from being applied in tables by default?

When I insert a table in my document the text in the cells looks like it is aligned to the top of the table. Only when I click the remove formatting button or apply the default style is the text ...
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3answers
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How can I copy tables between word documents without having the format change?

I have two both word 2007 documents, A and B. I want to copy a table from A to B, and that table's format is totally the same as I see in A, not automatically changing the format to B's template ...
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1answer
334 views

Equivalent to rowspan in Microsoft Word tables

Is there an equivalent to the HTML tag rowspan when creating a Microsoft Word table? I seem to only be able to create rectangular grids.
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130 views

How to create form that allows only one character in a cell

I would like to create a Microsoft Word document (doc or dot), that faciliates filling a form (or a table) in such a way that user types one character and the cursor is moved to the next cell. Like in ...