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Questions tagged [microsoft-word-2016]

This tag should be used for questions about installation, use and troubleshooting of Microsoft Word 2016. Recommendations for purchase of, or opinions about said software are off topic.

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Word 2016 to pdf - ttf comes out as 72 dpi

I'm trying to convert a Word 2016 document to pdf. It is important that the entire document is in 300 dpi. However, some of the special fonts I use (otf) only have a resolution of 72 dpi when I ...
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Word hyphenation feature is not available

When opening a Document in Word 2016, I always get the following error message Word hyphenation feature is not available. Run the Microsoft Office Setup program, install this feature an then try ...
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How to print Microsoft Word's gridlines?

I am trying to print gridlines in Microsoft Word. The gridlines are shown in the document, but I can't print them. They become invisible when print them. Here is what I am trying to print: If I ...
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“Save As” Command Button in MS Word 2016?

I can't find any way to add a "Save As" command button to my Ribbon or Quick Access Toolbar. When I search through "All Commands" in the customization menu, there doesn't seem to be any "Save As" ...
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{page} variable in Word 2016 not updating in a formula

In a footer in Word 2016 (Windows 10), if I place {page} on its own, it updates correctly; however, if I place it in a formula like {={page}*2}}, it only displays the correct value on the first page ...
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Code background from Visual Studio

I want to paste some code in my Word document from Visual Studio 2016, but the text has a white background. For readability I want to keep the formatting and the colors of the code. When I try to ...
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Macro changes functionality when assigned as button in Word 2016

When I create a SaveAs macro in Word 2016, it functions differently when I assign it to a command button on the ribbon (or on the quick access toolbar). Macro: Sub saveAs() Application....
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Word 2016 - keep Portrait orientation of a page but have landscape-oriented table?

I'm writing my dissertation and I have a particularly large table in the attachment section which stretches over several pages vertically and fits just about right horizontally when in landscape. The ...
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How do I format all hyperlinks in a Word document?

I have an MS Word document which has several links that don't show up as links. Hovering over the text shows the target URL, and if I right click to Edit Hyperlink, I can see the URL and the text ...
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Collaborate on Microsoft Word 2016 documents with real-time co-authoring on Mac

Real-time co-authoring is a new feature of Microsoft Word 2016: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Collaborate-on-Word-documents-with-real-time-co-authoring-7dd3040c-3f30-4fdd-bab0-8586492a1f1d ...
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How to change the default Word 2016 style to 97-03

How can I set the default Style in Word 2013/2016 to match the default Style in Word 2003? When moving from 2003 to 2007, Microsoft Word's default Style was changed: In Word 2007 and 2010 there was ...
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MS Word : Priority management between table and paragraph styles

Within a table, some parameters can be set in both the table style and the paragraph style. How does Word manage priorities between those conflicting settings ? I made some tests and the rule seems ...
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Microsoft Word switches fonts when I switch input language

I am using Microsoft Word 2016 from my Office 365 subscription with the default template for new documents. When I type in English characters, they are put into the document using the correct default ...
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Add comments on left side in Word

I'm a student trying to create a Word template displaying comments on the left side of the page on even page number and on the right side on odd page number. I don't know if this is possible.