• How to disable track changes in Office 365 / Microsoft Word

    My Uncle is not the most tech savvy person in the world so he usually comes to me with questions. He's on Office 365 and he's been having an issue with Microsoft Word lately. I guess he accidentally enabled track changes so it's causing an issue with his printouts. Any idea on how he can disable...

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  • Custom colors behind text in Microsoft Word

    So I understand that Microsoft Word has different styles with colors behind the line of the text. Can I actually do this myself with custom colors? Would shading work for this? Thank you.

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  • Saving documents in Microsoft Word

    I reset my computer and now all my documents are saved in Wordpad and I don't have the option of converting them to back to Microsoft word. How can I do this?

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  • Synonyms for track changes mode in Microsoft Word 2010

    I'm a college student and I use Word 2010 for all of documents / reports. Whenever I need a synonym, all I do is right-click on the word and it brings me a list. But when my 'track changes' feature is on, I can't get that option anymore. Is there any way I can activate while I'm tracking changes?

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  • Unable to e-mail from Word 2007

    System is currently running Office XP and when I try to e-mail an opened Word document by going to File - Send To - Mali Recipient I get the following error message: Word could not load the e-mail envelope. This could be caused by a network connection problem or a problem with your Office...

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  • How to disable Microsoft Word 2010 spell checker for paragraph

    Would it be possible for me to disable Microsoft Word 2010 spell check for specific paragraphs in a document? I have coding in one my documents and the spell checker just makes it look terrible. Any way I can do this?

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  • Microsoft Word 2016 freezes when switching languages

    Whenever I change the language in Microsoft Word 2016, it always freezes. This only happens when I use the custom defined short keys (doesn't happen using the language in the notification area). Any ideas on why this continues to freeze? I don't see a solution from Microsoft.

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  • How page margins in Microsoft Word 2016

    I noticed that in Microsoft Word 2016 that there's no option to show a page's text boundaries. Now it just shows paragraph boundaries. Can I show the page margins in Word 2016? Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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  • Cannot open Microsoft Word document: Problem with its contents

    I recently saved a Microsoft Word file but now when I try to open it, I'm getting this error message: We're sorry. We can't open the document because we found a problem with its contents. But where it says details, it says no error detail available. What can I do?

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  • Cannot open Microsoft Word document: Name in end tag must match element type

    All day, I've been trying to open this Microsoft Word document that I was sent but I keep getting this error message: The file cannot be opened because there are problems with the contents: The name in the end tag of the element must match the element type in the start tag. What does that mean?...

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  • Add spaces in Microsoft Word document

    I'm sorry if this is a dumb question but I'm stumped and I need help urgently. I copied and pasted a document (that has over 200 pages) from a PDF to Microsoft Word. When I pasted it into Word, all of the spacing is completely gone. I have to submit this paper in by tomorrow. How can I get all of...

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  • How to customize Microsoft Word for Mac formatting toolbar

    I constantly write documents and reports on Microsoft Word for Mac (2016 version) so I need to highlight things with different colors and other formatting changes. But here's the thing: It takes so long to go through everything on the standard formatting toolbar. Can I customize it for my specific...

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  • Microsoft Word user read files created in later versions

    How can a Microsoft Word user read files created in the later versions of the same software when something that occurs countless times between various of Word?

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  • Cannot open Microsoft Word document: Encyption scheme not available in this region

    I'm working outside of the country (France actually) and I just changed the operating system locale to French. However, I have a password protected Microsoft Word document and I'm getting this error message: This document has been password protected with an encryption scheme not available in this...

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  • Font changes when converting Microsoft Word document to PDF

    Whenever I save a Microsoft Word document as a PDF, the font always changes. But when I tried in on my friend's system, it looked fine. Is it just my system? Why does the font keep changing?

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  • Last merged record in Microsoft Word 2016 Mail Merge

    When using Mail Merge in Microsoft Word 2016, can I record the last merged record? I have to update this records in Microsoft Excel so I want to make sure this is possible first. Thank you.

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  • Display two Microsoft Word pages at set zoom level

    My organization runs Microsoft Office 2016 Professional Plus. On a document, can I force Microsoft Word to show multiple pages at a set zoom level? Roughly around 100% - 115%. When I'm zooming in, all I can get is a singular page. In previous versions of Word - I never had this issue. Can someone...

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  • How to make margins smaller in Microsoft Word

    I wish I could add an image to show you experts but not sure if I can. Here's a description of my problem. I'm working on a large Word document but there are huge spaces at the top of each page (blank). I think this is related to the margins. Any way I can remove that space?

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  • How to add custom date format in Microsoft Word

    For Microsoft Word 2016, I'm trying to insert a date format that's on in the existing lists of formats. Here's what I want: 5th day of December, 2017 Is that possible or can I only use pre-exisitng formats?

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  • Microsoft Word 2016 error message: Word hyphenation is not available

    Every single time I try to open a Microsoft Word 2016 document, this message keeps appearing: Word hyphenation is not available. Run the Microsoft Office Setup program, install this feature an try again. I'm not seeing this feature at all in the setup. I'm very annoyed. What should I do?

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