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

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What does the anchor symbol mean in MS word?

What does this anchor symbol mean in MS word ? It comes up to the left of some images when 'show hidden formatting' is on. I think it might be restricting group selection of an image (text boxes and ...
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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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Where is the Remove Personal Information item in Word 2007?

In Word for Mac 2011, there is a checkbox in the Preferences -> Security for Remove personal information from this file on save. Where would this checkbox be set in Word 2007 on windows?
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Microsoft Word 2007 removing spaces between words

I'm working with another person and sharing Microsoft Word documents with them via dropbox and I'm using Word for Mac 2011 and they are using Word 2007 on windows. When they open one of the shared ...
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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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Vertically align some text to top and some to bottom on same page

I know how to vertically align text with Word 2007. However, I would like to vertically align some text at the top and some text at the bottom, all on the same page. I tried doing this by adding a ...
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Why does my MS Word Table of Contents change page number formatting randomly?

Okay. I have a Microsoft word document that I've cleaned up to illustrate my issue. The document was created in Word 2007. You can find it here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/7gr69bqa1t1izr2/Sample....
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How can a Word document reference another file or document?

We are currently in the process of migrating from one server to another and are looking to programmatically step through all Word documents in our user's folders. We need to be sure any references / ...
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How to make equations selectable in PDFs exported from Word?

I'm working in Microsoft Office Word 2007. I exported a document to PDF, but the equations aren't selectable, only the text. It looks like this, if I select a sentence: How can I export my document ...
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Word 2007 - Use of wildcards in fields

I need to create a field in Word 2007 that will display some text when the its file is not in the expected directory (a folder called "Release"). The drive mapping and top level folders may be ...
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Copy line numbers from SQL Server Management Studio

In SQL Server Management Studio, I've configured the Text Editor to show the line numbers, like so: I want to move these into a word document for documentation. Right now if I were to highlight this ...
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How to hide heading 1 numbering in ms word 2007?

I want to hide the number in the heading 1. But it couldn't happen. I've also read this solution but nothing works. I want to hide the circled numbering. Remember, it's hiding the number, not ...
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Word 2007: Right side of equation bigger than lift side

See: As you see, for some reason the right side is smaller than the left side, eventhough the size should be the same. Can anyone help me deal with Word's stupidity?
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How do I prevent word from copying tabstops?

When I copy text from one word document to another, it also copies tabstops, is there a way to prevent this without resorting to plain text copy? I've set use destination styles when copying between ...
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how to select floating graphics in word using keyboard shortcut?

In MS Word, floating graphical objects such as these are considered to be on a different layer above the "page" where the text stays: However, to select these floating object I need to manually ...
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Print some pages duplex and some not

In Word (2007), is it possible to set some pages to print duplex and some not? For example, I'd like the title and contents to not be duplex, and then most of the rest of the document to be duplex. ...
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Where are microsoft office options stored?

Suppose I change in word the option "insert/paste pictures as" from "inline with text" to "square" (the example is taken from Word 2010, but I also need the answer for 2007). Where is that option ...
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MS word auto numbering restart at 1 won't work

I have put an example document here I can't get the line number of Algorithm 1 to restart at 1. I know the following work around may work: If I keep all Algorithm code in one text box, but obviously ...
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How to lock an image in Microsoft Word 2007

I have a picture and I want to fix and lock its position in MS Word 2007. I have done this: Select the picture On the Format menu, click Picture, and then click the Layout tab Click the Advanced ...
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Getting bad results to form field formula Word

I am using Word 2007 and have a form with "Filling in forms" protection. I have a formula field: {[FormText { =Round(Price/0.5, 2)}}] that shows like this: 100.00. The [] brackets indicate a bookmark ...
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Eliminate leading space form field Word

I am using Word 2007 and have a form with "Filling in forms" protection. I have a formula field: { =Round(Price/0.5, 2) \# "$#,##0.00" } that shows like this: $ 100.00. The problem is how do I ...
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Word 2007. Different cameras creating different size pictures as inserted images

I take pictures with 4 or more different cameras. I batch re-size all images (using Pix-resizer) to 800x600 (or 600x800 for portrait). I use these in a Word document (using Word 2007, saving as .htm) ...
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Microsoft word - custom field with section specific data

I am using Word 2007 on Windows XP (unable to change this). I am creating a page template and want to show a specific piece of information in the header of each page that is section specific. It ...
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Microsoft word, How to change lowercase to uppercase, and uppercase to bigger uppercase

In Microsoft word, how to change lowercase to uppercase, and uppercase to bigger uppercase. Like this:
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How to assign a MS Word macro to a hotkey? [duplicate]

I've created a macro in MS Word 2007, but to run it, it seems I have to open Developer > Macros > Run each time. Surely there is a way to run this over and over with a hotkey, but how?
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Which style to use for simple paragraph text in Word?

How do I find out what the various built-in Word styles are intended for? There are seven built-in styles that describe something along the lines of "normal base text paragraph": Normal Normal (...
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When to use which built-in Microsoft Word style? [closed]

Or: is there any documentation from the MS regarding the usage of individual built-in styles that I can incorporate into SOP? Word has a real abundance of built-in styles. I guess a lot of them is ...
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Footer - Different Odd and Even pages in Word 2007

I've tick the 'Different odd & even pages', clicked 'Next section' and typed 2. All my even pages changed to "2". If I retyped page 4, every even pages changes to "4". I want to keep my odd pages' ...
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Center align only the selected line-Word 2007

I tried to center align the title of the paragraph. I've selected the first line(title) then Ctrl+E, the whole page moved to the middle. Is there a way which only the selected line aligned in the ...
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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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Count Word XE field

How can I count how many times each unique XE-entry occurs in a Word document? By Unique XE-entry I mean: XE "Basel III" XE "LCR" XE "NSFR" All of the above XE-entries are unique. How many times ...
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Getting TOC to match Headings in Word 2007

I have a Word 2007 document with headings as follows: 1.0 INTRODUCTION                                    (centered on top of page) 1.1 Terms of Reference 1.2 Dates of Inspection & ...
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What is the best way to create a form letter in Word 2007? [closed]

In MS Word 2003 I could right-click and pick a format, and a toolbar came up that would allow me to highlight certain areas to allow people to type in a letter and tab through, and would also allow me ...
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Can I trigger Math AutoCorrect in Word 2007 without moving the cursor?

I use Math AutoCorrect in Word 2007, including in body text. I have "Use Math AutoCorrect rules outside of math regions" checked in the AutoCorrect Options. Is there any way to trigger the ...
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How to create an augmented matrix in Word 2007+ Equations editor?

How to create an augmented matrix in Word 2007+ (2010) Equations editor? Is it possible?
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Custom word 2007 headings not showing in outline view or document map

My company has created custom word styles for headings that I am supposed to use in my documents. There are two problem I'm experiencing with the custom headings: they do not show properly in ...
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Work log that can't be edited but can be added to

I want to find a way of creating a document such that once an entry is finished the existing entries are locked for editing however further entries can be added. This is to serve as a record of work ...
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Where does Word keep its autorecover data? [duplicate]

I accidentally closed Word withous saving a file. I had autorecover enabled. I immediately realised my mistake and pulled the plug on the computer and connected the hdd to another. How can I recover ...
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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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MS Word header and footer for page 1 spans 2 pages

This is is Word 2007. I picked up a doco that someone else started, and it has the header and footer for page one spanning 2 pages. I want to treat the first page differently, but it actually treats ...
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Cannot modify top/bottom space for header/footer in LibreOffice, and disabled Header/Footer after export to Office 2007

I have written my Thesis in LibreOffice. Everything is fine, but my University requires to provide the Thesis in a very specific format. In LibreOffice I cannot replicate the "From Top/From Bottom" ...
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How do I create a nicely formatted directory with mail merge in Microsoft Word 2007?

I am trying to create a directory with mail merge in Microsoft Word 2007 and I hit a few issues. «Forename» «Surname» «Address_Line_1» «Address_Line_2» «Address_Line_3» «Address_Line_4» «Postcode» «...
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Customise Caption numbering in MS word 2007?

If I have a sequence of Table (caption) numbers in MS word: Table 1 Table 2 Table 3 etc How can I change to the below? Table 2.1 Table 2.2 Table 2.3 etc Note the heading numbering in the document ...
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MS Word field code error - “Error! No text of specified style in document”

I just opened a word document, in MS Word 2007, and the following error appears before the Figure and Table numbers: Error! No text of specified style in document The figure/table names code (after ...
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hyperlinking from pdf to word bookmarks

I have a word document(2007) that has links to bookmarked locations in a different word document. Call them document A and B respectively. As word docs the linking works fine. But when I PDF ...
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How can I print the template lines in a in Word 2007 template?

I'd like to print the label outlines from this Word label template onto some plain paper, but no matter what I try I cannot make them print; if I enter text into the template, the text prints fine (...
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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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Dragging image file appears on incorrect line

I have MS Word 2007, every time I drag an Image from a folder (lets say a .PNG file) into my Word Document the Image will always appear on the line the cursor was when I left Word, not where I dragged ...
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word 2007 set focus to text box

I have a letterhead which has two "panes". The top pane is the header and has a lower rounded rectangle surrounding the text. Below that I want a similar pane with rounded corners into which I am able ...
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What is this odd artifact in my Word 2007 document?

I used ABBYY to scan some documents into a Word 2007 document. After doing dome clean-up on the formatting, I started noticing strange text artifacts like this that appear throughout my document: I ...