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Questions tagged [microsoft-word-2007]

The version of Word from Microsoft that came out in 2006.

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How do I copy a border in word 2007

I am making a report, I want different border in different section. I want to copy a particular border. Please help, Thanks.
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How to copy [just] the alignment and the indentation?

If i have many paragraphs and i want to (Format paint) just the alignment and the indentation of the first paraghragh to the others without other styles like the font and colors how to do that ? for ...
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Microsoft Word is skipping table caption numbers - how to debug?

I have a series of tables in a document. The caption numbers should be Table 3.1, 3.2, 3.3 etc. Unfortunately however, there is one being skipped (i.e. 3.1, 3.3, 3.4...). Perhaps this is because I ...
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How to delete MS Word table cell contents but not cells

I am running MS Word 2007. Is it possible to delete the contents of a table without deleting the actual cells? I've tried highlighting a bunch of cells and hitting the Backspace button but with this ...
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How to remove header and footer from specific pages in Microsoft Word

I want to remove header and footer for some specific pages in Microsoft Word 2007. I know that I can use "different first page" to remove header and footer for first page, but I want to remove them ...
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How do I add a version number field to an office 2007 docx document?

I've been having a crack at using fields in Word 2007 and have hit a slight stumbling block. I want to add a field which I can use in several parts of the document to represent the current version (...
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How to remove Word heading style without losing the formatting?

I have received a word file where lots of text has the style Heading 1 but was later formatted to not look like the Heading 1 style. Whenever I do a refresh of the TOC it will insert the complete ...
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Super annoying Alt-Tab rendering glitch in MS Word 2007

When I switch to the Word 2007 by Alt-Tab, there is the annoying blue bar covering the text. The blue bar will disappear after re-rendering by pressing PgUp - PgDn, but it is annoying. Any idea how to ...
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Why Microsoft Word disregards page break

I'm using Word all the time and I've been using/adding Page Breaks since 90's, but this particular document which was not created by me has page break which is ignored by Word. Naturally I tried to ...
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Horizontal Labeled Hierarchy SmartArt in Word 2007 too tall

I have a Horizontal Labeled Hierarchy SmartArt object in my Word 2007 document and for some reason the background labels are just too tall. How I can I make it look more like this? Trying to size ...
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How to delete Horizontal Lines drawn in MS Word

I've a word file which contains hundreds of Horizontal Lines drawn from "Insert > Shapes > Line", this document was created with earlier version of MS Word probably 2000. (currently, I'm using word ...
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Adjust List of Figures or Tables in Word

I created a List of Figures in Word based on the caption. My caption is something like: Figure 1-Name of figure. The list of figures created in Word look like below: (after adjusting the hanging ...
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Get Table of contents to include “title” style

I know Word automatically generates a table of contents using heading levels 1 and 2. I was wondering if it was possible to make Word include the Title formatting also? I am using both Word 2010 ...
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How do you copy raw Microsoft Word fields codes to another text document?

Is it possible to copy text from a Word document containing field codes, so that when pasted into another application, the FIELD CODES REMAIN AS RAW TEXT, i.e. something like This is about ...
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Can't open Email Attachments file in Microsoft office

I can't open my email attached file in MS Word for editing. How can I disable protect view in Microsoft Office 2007 while opening Email attachments or downloaded files?
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Move the page border towards the right in Word 2007

By default, if I add a border to my page, it creates the border line after some 5 pts from the leftmost of the page. Is there any way that I can increase this size? I want the left border to be ...
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Convert MathType equations to native Word 2007/2010 equations

Is it possible to convert equations typeset with MathType to native Office 2007/2010 equations? MathType doesn't seem to have that option, but I need it to parse LaTeX formulae in my Word document. ...
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Align paragraph to the bottom of the page in Microsoft Word

In LaTeX, one could use \vfill before a paragraph to align it to the bottom of the page. Is there a similar function in Microsoft Word 2007? I am trying to avoid multiple new lines or text boxes since ...
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Inconsistent margin for footer (Word 2007)

Margins between text and footers in different page of the document is inconsistent. Margins also change while editing the footer. page 11: page 11 with footer selected: page 12: page 12 with ...
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how can I convert all my word equations into images?

I have a file full of equations (inline and not), written in Microsoft Word 2007 and saved as a "Word Document" (.docx). I want to convert them all to images. So far, the only way that I have is to ...
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Can I use a Heading style on the same line as normal text?

I have a resume formatted in Microsoft Word with job titles (formatted as Heading 2) and job location (Normal Text) listed on a single line. Unfortunately, having two different Styles on a single ...
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Is there a way to delete all indents (left, right, hanging, etc), tabs, margins, and any other page-formatting item?

I just used OCR software to scan a document consisting of 20+ pages into Word 2007. The result is a bunch of pages with their own margins and indents. I appear to have been able to reset the margins,...
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Default bullet style in Microsoft Word

My company just came out with some branding and I've been tasked with developing the new Microsoft Word (2007+) template. The marketing consultant insisted that the first level bullets must be 12pt ...
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Word Office 365 Paragraph Settings - Snap to grid disappear

I am working on a paragraph format and notice in the Paragraph Settings box there are some functions missing. Here is a comparison of 2 different word office version This is my word 365This is word ...
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Word 2007 - “Save as” / Save dialog window won't show, even for unsaved documents

I have a situation where when I try to save an unsaved document using Ctrl+S, or choosing File -> Save or File -> Save As, the save dialog window won't appear, so I can't save the document, and I have ...
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Adding many cross-reference in MS2007/2010 is very tedious

In a document in MS Word 2007 or 2010 I need a lot of cross references, to numbered items, figures, list etc. Every time I add a cross reference a dialog is displayed and when changing from type (...
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MS Word: Chapter number always showing 1 (but zero in Figure) througout document

I am trying to include Chapter number before Figure numbers for each Chapter in MS Word 2007. Every new Chapter would start with Figure number 1. For example the caption for first figure of Chapter 4 ...
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Written Excel VBA to Copy text from one Word document to another Word document - Footer formatting is not retained

Please help me on the issue. I have successfully copied the content from one word document to another word document. But the footer format is changed after paste the content. Below is my code. Sub ...
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How do I automatically italicise text in Microsoft Word 2007

How do I automatically italicise text in Microsoft Word 2007 in a way that is font agnostic (preferably as I type)? E.g: I want "in situ" (in any font) to change automatically to "in situ" (in the ...
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How to position a table on Top of the text in MS Word

let's say we have some text and we would like to drag the table on top of that text, how to do this?? Because there is no such option in the table properties window
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Aligning numbers in Table of Contents in Microsoft Word

I am trying to create a table of contents page for my thesis. However, when am specifying my page numbers, am not able to set them in a straight line at all, compared to the previous entry. I have ...
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Incorrect TOC even though paragraph styles are correct: why?

I have the following Word 2007 document that I have built up containing personal notes. https://drive.google.com/open?id=15bASxtOf0pm6OWtJXeoszIG3iTgEKZcN It is stripped down massively just to ...
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How to add a language dictionary to Word 2007?

I am running a UK version of Word 2007 (from Office 2007 Ultimate) on Windows 7. I would like to proofread my document in Italian. To do this I click Review | Proofing | Set language and choose ...
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What is the shortcut to delete entire row from table in Word 2007?

I want to increase my efficiency, instead of right-click -> "delete cells"-> "delete entire row" , how can i do it quickly? i want to select a row, then press shortcut and it will delete entire row ...
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Using Word Find/Replace Tool to Highlight

I want to highlight the following links using Word find/replace tool: asdasdsa.com/192jd92d2 asdasdsa.com/192jd92d223232 asdasdsa.com/192jd92d24323f23f32f Is there a way I can get Word to ...
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Microsoft Word 2007 Delete A Picture And Text Boxes In Another Picture Dissapear

I’ve created a file in Word 2007 with pictures of an amplifier, then used text boxes to identify various parts. Somehow a picture must have gotten inserted twice. The second picture had no text boxes....
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MS Word - Export image with overlayed text boxes as image

I am trying to export an image with overlayed texboxes, arrows and shapes as a single image with a dpi of >300. At the moment I am exporting as a pdf and copying the image to Paint.NET. However, the ...
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Microsoft Word restores all open documents when clicking on a .DOC file

I tend to have a few Word documents that I keep open all the time, with notes for a long-running project. Normally they are all minimized. The problem is that when I click on a different .doc or ....
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Word Macro: Move Cursor Down a Row

I have a macro which I've been using to merge two cells together in a word table, but what I want to do is to get the cursor to move down by one cell, so that I can repeatedly press the shortcut key ...
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How do I stop track changes from turning on automatically in Word?

This was originally posted as a Word 2007 question, but the issue and the solution are common to other versions of Word. Whenever I open an existing document in Word 2007 (on Windows XP), word turns ...
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Is it possible to assign a specific style to all cross-references in Word 2007?

Nothing more to add, I would like to change the style of all cross-references I have in a Word 2007 document at once. But I have no idea how to do it. How can this be done?
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How do I unlock a read-only Word document form?

Someone sent me a Word doc that consists of a form full of checkboxes and freeform fields. I am trying to insert an image version of my signature and a few extra freeform text fields so I don't have ...
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How to show “only number” in picture cross-reference in Word 2007 document?

I have many pictures in a document and I reference them very often in text. I don't want to lose the order so I am using Insert -> Cross-reference. This opens the cross-reference dialog where I can ...
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Word 2013: Unable to remove the last page

I'm currently running word 2013 on windows. I have a word document that contains three pages. I did not create that document nor did I change the page sizes. When I received the document from my ...
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Word index entry syntax

When creating an index entry via Alt+Shift+X it inserts a code line like this at the current pointer position: { XE "Main entry" \t "see there" } If I click then on Insert index to create an index ...
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Display both section page numbers and document page numbers

I have many sections in my document. Right now in the header I'm displaying each section's individual page numbers (for example: Section one has 3 pages, so it displays page 1, page 2, page 3, and ...
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Word 2013 removes spaces between words

Having already checked this question, where there are no solutions, I proceed to my question. It happens with some .docx files, created by other users (using Word 2007) and sent to me by email. I do ...
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Can I insert a large Excel sheet into Word so that it shrinks to fit the page?

I don't want to manually tweak font and table dimensions. Ideally the whole thing should scale to fit the page. I'm using the 2007 version for both.
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Inserting numbering or bullets makes the text on the left of the list instead of the right

When I format a list as a list (numbered or bulleted) in Microsoft Word 2007, the text appears on the left of the list indicators (numbers or bullets).  So instead of looking like this: 1. The quick ...
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How do I copy a word document with pictures into a Blogger post?

I am trying to copy a Word document with some formatting (e.g. bulleted lists) and pictures to a blog post using Google's Blogger. When I do direct copy/paste, everything seems to copy over ...