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Microsoft Office tracks those locks using files that are created in the same directory as the original file. The document Somedoc.docx gets a temporary lock file (Microsoft calls it an "owner file"): ~$Somedoc.docx. The same goes for Powerpoint and Excel. The owner of that file is the owner reported in the dialog. The easiest way out is to delete that ...


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To open the VBA editor in any Microsoft Office product, press Alt+F11. Next, you need to determine how you want your VBA to be implemented. Do you want it to be triggered by some event in the software, such as the file being saved or the selection on the spreadsheet being changed? Or do you want to be able to execute the code yourself whenever you like? If ...


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These steps are done using Office 2010 (except where noted otherwise) but should be similar enough for 2007 and 2013 as well. I'm doing it with Excel but the differences should be subtle. The first step is to add the Developer tab to the ribbon. In Office 2007, Click “Office Menu” -> “(Program) Options”.  (“Office Menu” refers to the button in the top ...


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There doesn't seem to be a built-in way to do this in Word. There are a couple of options I can think of but neither are ideal. Download and install LibreOffice. Its word processor (Writer) has the option to set data formats in table cells, which can be accessed by highlighting the cells, right-clicking and choosing the Data Format... option. Once you ...


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The cause is probably as the others have said. Assuming that is the case... In Mac Word 2011 the main option is the Language... option in the Tools menu. You need to select the text that you want to mark as English, then select the correct version of English in the dialog and uncheck "Do not check spelling or grammar". You can select the entire body text ...


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You can also go back to the basic windows theme colors. This fixes the problem. You can then modify the Theme based on your preferences without the corruption. Control Panel > Appearance and Personalization > Personalization


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We had this problem on only one computer with Windows 8.1 64Bit Enterprise German (upgrade from Win7 and Win8 before) with Office pro plus 2013 32 Bit German and only with a "everytime everywhere problematic" (domain) user profile. All other users does not have any problem with office software nor with other programs in this computer and on other 200 domain ...


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I renamed: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office 15\root\vfs\ProgramFilesCommonX86\Microsoft Shared\OFFICE15\mso.dll to mso.dll.old. Then copied: C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\microsoft shared\OFFICE15\mso.dll to C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office 15\root\vfs\ProgramFilesCommonX86\Microsoft Shared\OFFICE15\mso.dll. This fixed my issue that was the ...


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THIS IS FOR A SPECIFIC DATE: In the HOME tab click on rules>create rules, then advanced options. Then check "received in a specific date span" and then click on the blue link in the "step 2" box. Check the box "after" and select Friday and check the box "before" and check Sunday. Then click next and choose what you want to do with the emails that are ...



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