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Questions tagged [microsoft-office-2016]

Office 2016 is a perpetual license version of Microsoft Office for both Windows and Mac. For questions about the subscription-based Office products, use [office365].

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How to stop Excel 2016 from tracking cells formats or content? [closed]

I use excel 2016 as was possible in the early days when it was a great self-programming and thought tool. I build my own formulas, used them in my chosen content, and do not expect excel to try to ...
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Is there a way to export a MS Access query or report without showing duplicated cells?

I'm working on a MS Access 2016 database that contains information about a collection of recipe books. I have a few tables for different types of data that are linked to each other using many-to-one ...
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Mac Excel - VBA written in Japanese gets corrupted

I have an excel file with a password-protected VBA macro written with Japanese characters that I'm having quite the trouble of working with. Whenever I tried opening it on Excel 2016 for Mac OS X, ...
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How do you change Word 2016's Display language?

(Note that I am referring to the Display language, not the keyboard.) I have configured the default language in a Windows 10 Pro user profile to Spanish (Mexico). It's working fine. All Start menu ...
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MS Office 2016 file operation screens: setting the width of the leftmost column (that keeps a list of recent files)

At my workplace I am forced to use MS Office 2016. With this - as compared to Office 2010 - comes the following problem: Word 2016 (and the other Office 2016 applications) looks in various ...
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Office 2016 blocks document permanently after PC crashed

I have recently upgraded from Office 2007 to Office 2016, and ever since then I observe the following behaviour: I open a document from my Synology DS216J NAS mounted as UNC-Path via SMB for example ...
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CardDAV and CalDAV for Office 2016 [closed]

I saw a related question but it was from 2016. I am wondering what the best CardDAV and CalDAV sync/clients there are for Office 2016.
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Office 2016 Pro Plus x64 bit - Save as issue

Office 2016 Pro Plus x64 bit version no. 16.0.4266.1001 Steps to reproduce issue: From word, powerpoint, excel or any office app, click file > save as Click any recently saved location (under ...
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How to expand all sections at once in OneNote's document?

I got a .one document containing a lot of sections and subsections. I want to convert this document to .pdf or other commonly supported file that I could view on my mobile phone. Unfortunately, ...
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Microsoft Word/Excel equivalent to the “Search the Menus” functionality of Google Docs/Sheets

In Google Docs/Sheets, I can hit Alt-/ (M-/ for Emacs users :) ) to bring up a menu that allows me to quickly search all the menus for a particular function and to select that function with [Enter] (e....
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How to change the Personal/Shared/Custom Template heading in File, New in Word, Excel and other office applications

Word (Office) allows us to configure a templates location. We can configure it in 3 ways: Personal folder set, Shared folder unset ("Personal" heading) Shared folder set, Personal folder unset ("...
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Office 2016 does not activate

I just bought Office 2016 Standard edition. I installed it, ran Windows Update to get the latest patches and now I want to activate Office. In the activation dialog I can either login to an account ...
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How to disable/enable office clipboard

Question: Is there any way that you can disable clipboard in Office 2016? I don't mean show/hide status when coping or similar stuff from clipboard options. I mean to completely turn it off. It so ...
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Any way to see Powerpoint 2016 slide timings in presenter view?

I swear, last time I used Powerpoint, there was a way to see your timings in presenter view. Or at least a progressive time bar that gave you a visual idea of where you were in your presentation. I'...
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App not available under a non-admin user

I created a non-admin account on my Windows 10 laptop with Microsoft Office but PowerPoint is not present. It's available and working fine under the admin account. In the non-admin account, when I ...
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How to collapse/expand all headings of a specific level in MS Word

For instance: how can we collapse all Heading 4 throughout the document in one operation? We are using Office 2016.
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Outlook New email Envelope Icon disappears before new emails are red

We have a user that when they get a new email has the usual prompts and notifications. However when they click on the Outlook inbox or another email that has already been read, the envelope icon ...
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Word (2016 or 365) can't edit embedded Visio objects, with Visio 2016 installed

I just started working for a new employer that makes heavy use of Visio. I need to manage some existing documents, and one change that's been requested of me is that I make some minor changes to an ...
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How can I disable the cursor animation in MS Office 2016/Windows 7?

The animated cursor that Microsoft have introduced in recent versions of Office drives me absolutely crazy - I simply must have it disabled. I am using Office 2016/Office 365 with Windows 7 and ...
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Set Office 2016 default Browse Location

In Office 2016, when you go to open or save a file, you will see a page with a Browse button as part of this view: I've edited this image slightly for simplicity, but the view is similar whether you ...
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MS Office 2016 Standard MAK product key migration

Office 2016 Standard MAK Keys reached to its maximum limit , so we want to remove one of our activated MS Office 2016 Product key and move it to the another PC with the un-activated MS Office 2016 .
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Publisher - Unable to print custom paper size of 8.5 x 13

I have a problem printing my documents in Publisher, the paper size is 8.5 x 13. The printer is Epson L210, the driver is the latest version at all so I don't know why its happening. These only ...
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Microsoft Office 2016 Word crashes when starting

The program seems to launch correctly. When I launch it, the interface appears but the program freezes immediately afterward with the message "Microsoft Word has stopped working". I tried uninstalling ...
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Unable to generate a report in microsoft word 2016

Error calling external object function add at line 14 in function fnv_ add_template of object unv_word_ole. Line: 14 Object: unv_word_ole Event/Method: fnv_add_template
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How can I turn Word 2016 hypenation ON?

This question is a question that asks how to turn hyphenation ON, and the comment and downvoted answer both say, "Here's what you need to do to turn hyphenation OFF." What I've gathered is that ...
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Why my office 2016 Home and business starts up as office 365

I installed office 2016 but when i start up word or excel. It put below as Office 365 as attached in image. But in file - account, it is office 2016 Home and business. https://imgur.com/xm97wan I ...
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Office 2016/Office 365 uninstall hanging

Similar to the circumstances in Office 2013 uninstall hanging, I needed to uninstall a local copy of Office 2016 that I got through my Office 365 account. Unfortunately, the uninstall process is ...
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Activated Office 2016, using wrong email

i went to a client's place to set up a pc and install Office 2016. So when they asked for microsoft email, i used my personal email instead of the user's. So how do i fix this?
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How to copy formulas down an entire column while keeping the same variables in Excel?

I have a VLOOKUP and when I do the pull down formula copy (The black cross on the bottom right of the original cell) method although the formula copies the table array cells also change so that the ...
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How to disable hyperlink security notice in OneNote 2016?

Every time I open a link to a local file in OneNote 2016, I get this annoying popup: There used to be a setting in the Trust Center to disable this, but it no longer exists in Office 2016 I also ...
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Find superscript text in Word

I want to use Find and Replace to locate all instances of superscript text throughout a Word 2016 document. I had a look at Microsoft Technet's search string guide but couldn't find one for ...
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Is it possible to install Office 2016 on a Windows 10 tablet PC with a 10.1 inch screen?

I recently obtained an ASUS Transformer Mini, which is characterised as a 2-in-1 laptop and tablet PC, runs Windows 10, and which I mainly intended to use for creating and editing Microsoft Word ...
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No background option available in O365 Outlook Office 2016

I am an O365 user and I have signed in using my O365 licensed email id to outlook and other Office programs. Office365 version I use: But I don't see the background option where you will be able ...
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MS Office Always Open - 2010

I have MS Office 2010 and 2016 installed on my PC. How can I make sure that MS files are always open in MS 2010 version? Appreciate any help.
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Desktop folder icons showing X at the bottom

Folder icons on my Windows-7 PC shows gray 'x' at the left-bottom. This happened after I install MS Office 2016. Any way to solve this ?
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Disable Office “UPDATES AVAILABLE” notification

I'm using Office Pro Plus 2016 on Windows 10 Pro 64-bit and having an annoying problem. I have turned off Windows Update and Office Updates. This is working fine, I think. But I'm getting this ...
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One Note 2016 Export

I can export screenshots into Excel, Outlook, Word and PowerPoint, but not into OneNote. I have Microsoft Office 2016. What do I need to do to make the export into One Note work? I want to export ...
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Multiple instances upon opening multiple Office Documents

Starting with Version 16.0.8625.2121 of Office (tested with Word and Excel) - when you select multiple documents in the Explorer and hit Enter to open them, you will end up with instances to the count ...
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How to automatically set dictionary-style guide words at top of Microsoft Word Document

At the top of each page in a printed dictionary, it's common to see guide words -- the first term and the last term that is defined on that page. I would like to set up something like this in a ...
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Pixelated font in Word/Outlook, but not Excel/Access (Office 2016)

I'm confused as to why my computer shows fonts looking slightly different of Word and Outlook when compared with Excel and Access all on Office 2016 This screenshot shows Calibri size 11 in Excel on ...
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Windows 10 roaming profile task bar icons

I have an issue when pinning Office 2016 icons to the taskbar then moving between 32- and 64-bit machines using a roaming profile. Essentially, if logging into a different architecture than when the ...
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Can I assign a keyboard shortcut to a basic keypress in MS Office?

Is it possible to assign a keyboard shortcut to a basic keypress in MS Word? When I right click on the ribbon, select Customize the Ribbon, then under the left list find "Keyboard Shortcuts" and click ...
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How to remove proofing language from being used in Microsoft Word

This is a really bugging one: I am writing a document in Dutch language, and from the moment I start typing, the proofing language changes into English, mentioning that I am writing nothing but errors....
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Office 2016 keep adding icons to task bar?

I've installed Office 2016, on a Windows 10 PC All users that logon get Outlook, excel, and word icons in the task bar. If I remove those icons, and reboot they reappear, even when using a local ...
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How to get Windows 10 to update Microsoft Office 2016 using Windows Update?

I have Microsoft Office 2016 installed on my PC. In the past when I was using Office 2013, Office 2013 was automatically updated through "Windows Update" under Settings. However, this is not so for ...
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Formatting stripped sending from Outlook 2016 and received on Outlook 2013

My company is in the process of upgrading to Office 2016. We have users who are on Office 2013 and are receiving formatted e-mails with the formatting stripped out. To the Office 2016 sender - ...
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Office 365 for Education says it's unlicensed, even though I provided a valid school email address [closed]

I am a high school student. I downloaded Microsoft Office 365 and provided a valid school email address; according to this page, students who do so should be able to get Office for free. However, when ...
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Incorrect page number in the footer of the MS Word document

I have document with some sections. In every section I have current page number and total number of section pages which placed in the footer. Problem: I have two lines on the third page, but page ...
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In Office 2016, how can I make buttons from the ribbon's Add-ins->Custom Toolbars group available on the “Home” tab?

Our organization depends on a large number of Add-ins for Microsoft Office. The buttons for a handful of those Add-ins seem to be available only in a group called "Custom Toolbars" on the "Add-Ins" ...
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Disable ADAL via Registry per computer

As part of a project I am part of, we have need to disable Azure Active Directory Authentication Libraries (ADAL) within Office for all users to allow cross domain access to legacy SharePoint sites. ...