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Application suite from Microsoft which includes always Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Depending on what edition of Microsoft Office you have you can also have OneNote, Outlook, Publisher and Access.

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How to set text boxes in a PowerPoint slide to appear and disappear after a set time for each of them

I have 3 text boxes in a PowerPoint slide. I want them to be appeared and disappeared automatically based on the timing. TextBox-1: Appear: At the beginning of the slide shows up. Disappear: Never ...
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Cannot remove OneDrive files shared with links

I'm having a really frustrating problem with shared files in my OneDrive. I'm cleaning up some old files, and there are a few Word documents that I was sent using a link that I can't remove. They ...
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Hardware acceleration is making Microsoft Word glitching and lagging (Video attached)

Hello, Microsoft Word is glitching so bad due to hardware acceleration being on. Unfortunately there is no option to turn it off neither the registry trick worked. Disabling HW acceleration from ...
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"level to show in gallery" is not active in MS Word

I have a Word document that was created using MS Word 2013. Now, I am using MS Word 2021. I want to modify a list style I created previously when I was using MS Word 2013, but "level to show in ...
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Locate and/or reinstall link to MS Query in Excel 365

I have a small data querying and analysis team that uses Microsoft Query to pull data from an ODBC connection. We are running Microsoft 365 and tapping into data sources inside Excel. The ODBC data ...
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How to disable Windows S mode - while I think this laptop is not in S mode

This Lenovo laptop has Windows 11 Pro with all the latest updates. We use a VLSC license to install Office 2019 and this works for most of our laptops. Except this one. It says that I need to get out ...
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Need Help Migrating A Drop Down List From One Workbook To Another

I need some help migrating a drop down list and the data selected from that list to another workbook. I have a list of people that need to be contacted each week, with an updated file that is sent to ...
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MS Word performance issues when editing large files

The problem: MS Word is very slow and freezes for a few minutes when editing large document [.DOCX] (1000+ pages). I've been unable to work on this document due to this issue for a couple of months ...
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How can I set-up a custom location for Office 2021 LTSC updates (X-Post)

(Cross Posted on Stack Exchange https://stackoverflow.com/questions/78342564/how-can-i-set-up-a-custom-location-for-office-2021-ltsc-updates) Afternoon all, I'm working on setting up an install ...
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Uninstalling Microsoft Office, which isn't installed

My Dell G5 comes pre-installed with some sort of trial/partial version of Office. (Opening it requires me to enter a license key, which I don't have.) Evidence that office is installed: Click start &...
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Arial always shows up as italic in Microsoft Office applications (incl. WordPad)

This problem arose suddenly. Whenever I try to write Arial in any Microsoft Office application (including WordPad) the text appears italic. Changing it to italic and back just does nothing, the text ...
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Excel Conditional Formatting Cells in a row

I have an excel spreadsheet organizing material orders, I have 2 columns "Date Expected" and "Date Delivered" I have 1 row functioning the way that I want it to which is if "...
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Can I create a single user-specific link to a document? [closed]

I want to sell a single online document to 30 people. The dilemma I'm facing is if one person pays, s/he can share the link to others and they might not buy again. Is it possible I generate a non-...
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How to list currently installed MS Office apps programmatically?

I want to understand the contents of my Office edition, i.e. which apps (Word, Excel, Outlook) are installed on my machine. For example, I can see this info when I do repair of my Office package, ...
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Can you link your Microsoft account with OS (for app services, etc) but still remain signed into a local account?

If it matters, this is regarding Lenovo ThinkPad running Windows 11 Pro 23H2 (OS build 22635.3130). EDIT: Please refer to example screenshot below. I would like to know if I can sign-in — as to link ...
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How to remove your name from the title bar of Microsoft Office apps?

Microsoft Office apps display your Microsoft Account name in the title bar: How to hide/edit/remove it? People were asking this since showing the name was introduced into Office, and have even come ...
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Fix blurry view of embedded Visio diagram in OneNote

From within OneNote, I inserted a new Visio File. Everything looks good in Visio, but when I switch to OneNote the resolution of my Visio view in OneNote is blurry. Note: It has an odd artifact when I ...
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i have lost office 10 and outlook on my pc

I have lost my office 10 on my PC! I can see all my folders but they are empty. Can I get it back by installing 365? If my question has all these elements but is still blocked for not meeting quality ...
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Command Line to Open specific Outlook 365 Calendars

Questions: How can I open a specific outlook calendar via a command line? How do I find the values to use in the /select switch? Work already done: Using "c:\program files\microsoft office\...
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Recommended ways to automatically update several word documents with specific info

I have several word documents (20+) that need to be updated with info like dates, names, addresses, titles. What are some recommended ways to automatically update all of them? Ideally, I would like to ...
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Office MS 365 Apps for Enterprise restart withoutsave

I have Office MS 365 Apps for Enterprise installed and after resuming Windows 10 Enterprise after hibernate the office applications sometimes restart. This would not be so bad except that the content ...
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In Microsoft Word, is there a way to conditionally format the cell properties of a MS Word Table (like in Microsoft Excel)?

Background: So, in Micrsoft Excel, you may colorize or affect the design/style of a cell via the "Conditional Formatting" feature that is present in the standard/plain vanilla version of ...
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In Microsoft Word, is there a way to assign particular Bullet Styles automatically to a Heading Style through the Design Features (Themes and Styles)?

What? My goal here is to have Microsoft Word automatically adjust the Bullet List Style in a conditional manner, where the condition is the specific heading style (i.e., heading 1, heading 2, heading ...
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Reusing (or linking to) a powerpoint slide, with automatic updates from master

I am building a deck in which I need to use the same slide in several places. Not as a divider with different highlights each time - the slides need to be exactly identical. Is there a way to "...
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Returning value within two column when it match 3 criteria

I would like to return a value 4.42295, if i choose MYR. If I choose SGD will return 1.32963 as picture show below. I had tried some formula in the picture but seem like cannot solve what i need. ...
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How to make document dimensions match printouts

I would like to be able to specific dimensions in MS Word (*) and have them match in the real world. This seems straight forward, but when I try this they don't match. A minimal example is an empty ...
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Excel formula to search a cell value in a row and fill it with an equivalent value?

I have this example excel file: I want to write a formula in B (column) to search names in A (column) in second table and if it exists, fill it with it's ID value. Is it possible? Final result should ...
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Cannot change microsoft office 2019 language into English

I have bought and downloaded Microsoft Office 2019 from the international site (where the site language is English) of software-guru.shop - hopefully, a legitimate product. I received a key to ...
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Why do Office 16.x installs create "Microsoft Office 15" and "Office15" folders in $PROGRAMFILES and its subfolders?

My laptop has Microsoft 365, and has never had Office 2013 installed on it. But it does have a C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office 15 directory as well as the expected C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office. ...
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what is preventing activating MS Office 365 on Mac

This is an extremely technical question. I'm installing and activating Microsoft 365 (was 'Office') on my Mac running 14.1.2. I signed up for a trial subscription, and the software installation goes ...
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Old publisher file will open with moved objects

I have an old publisher file, when I open it with the latest publisher version (2023) some images and objects are moved to a different location! But when I open it with the 2007 version everything is ...
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Publisher 2007 will open files in black and white

I have an old publisher file, it will open in the 2023 version in color mode. But will open in the 2007 version in black-and-white mode. What is the problem?
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How to TEXTJOIN/CONCATENATE based on constraints for specific no of rows count

I need to concatenate certain attribute value based on the sequence number for specific material number and a formula to automate the process. I have columns as listed in the below screen shot and I ...
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Command line switch to start excel directly into new a new blank workbook?

When I start excel I get a welcome screen where I can pick a recent document, a new blank workbook, a new template, and other options. I would like to have Excel automatically just open a new blank ...
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Disable autosave in Office 2019 when logged into OneDrive?

MS Community Question I have Office 2019, as well as a OneDrive account, and Office 365 on some machines.. When I use Excel 365 and save to OneDrive it defaults to autosave, however I can use the ...
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How to plot data from separate files and axis intervals onto one chart?

I am running a simulation that exports data as a csv file(things like elapsed time, energy etc). I have a few million rows of data (but only 5-6 columns), meaning I cannot actually open this file in ...
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Microsoft 365 - disabling autosave and touch/mouse mode in the Quick Access Toolbar [UPDATE]

I just renewed my MS365 software and I've noticed that when I load Excel or Word, "Automatically Save" and "Touch/Mouse Mode" in the Quick Access Toolbar pop up. I'm able to ...
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How to move some mails from Outlook.com to free up some space while keeping the complete conversation view in Outlook of Office?

Due to the recent policy changes to the Outlook.com, i.e. 5GB limit on attachment, my email account is running out of space online, and I’m thinking to move some mails offline to free up some space. ...
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Microsoft Office: Your account has multiple licenses

So I have an older laptop which came with Office Home & Student 2016 for PC. I now got a new laptop with Office Home & Student 2021. Both laptops use the same live.com account for the licenses....
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Excel 365 - retain all changes to a file beyond 60 days

Our order review process requires that we be able to tell when a company rep has corrected or changed anything on an order form. The order form is currently an Excel 365 spreadsheet. A recent revision ...
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Word always shows markup/comments automatically when opening a document, even after saving it with "No Markup"

Office Word automatically opens this comment section whenever I open the file, until I select No Markup in the section that says Simple Markup. But it is annoying to have to do this every time I open ...
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How to remove custom Office meeting template?

A long time ago I set up a custom meeting template in Outlook Calendar that would include some basic information, a link to a web meeting tool, and some default agenda. When I double-click in my ...
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How do I stop this install of Office

For a few days now, after a boot, I see this error Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 The feature you are trying to use is on a network resource that is unavailable. Click OK to try again, or ...
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How to create Excel histogram from frequency table?

I have an Excel table with two rows. One header row with positive integers representing different event properties and another row with the frequency of events with said property number. Here's a ...
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How can I put this MASSIVE excel spreadsheet as an appendix in word?

I am writing a math report and in it I need to include appendices, the only issue is that two of them are absolutely massive excel spreadsheets with over 2000 rows each that would just not be ...
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Missing Registry keys: HKEY_CURRENT_USERS\Software\Microsoft\Office

I have a bit of a pickle: One of my clients does not have an Office Directory in their Registry (HKEY_CURRENT_USERS\Software\Microsoft\Office). We use M365 and the Office Suite was installed through a ...
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Offline Installation and Updating of Microsoft 365 on Remote Desktop Services (RDS) Server

In an environment where my RDS 2019 server lacks internet connectivity, what steps should I follow to download Microsoft 365 installation files to another machine, transfer them to the server, and ...
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How do I apply the MATCH() function only to a filtered range? Or is there another way to do that?

I have a filtered list of values. Let's say I have the numbers from 0 to 5, and 2 is filtered out: A (with auto-filter against "2") 0 1 3 4 5 Now I want to find out whether one of the ...
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Hyperlink does not change along with cell when filtered

I’m having a problem with hyperlink when using filters. So let’s say I have these table rows: A B C I have a hyperlink to cell C using the usual hyperlink option. But if I change the filter from “A to ...
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How to back up Documents with OneDrive, while also using another cloud service?

I use OneDrive for Business on Windows 11 and I want to back up the Documents folder on my harddrive to OneDrive. In the OneDrive settings I go to "Sync and backup > Manage backup". Here, ...
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