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    Need help me with page numbers in word!

    Coming here for help as I, admittedly, am hopeless with this sort of thing. I am completing my thesis and can not get the page numbers to start on page 8/9. I have tried following every piece of advice on this that I can find, - page break/ editing footer/formatting page numbers etc. Nothing...
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    Word 365 dictate auto-stop time after silence (Windows 10)

    My wife is an author and is trying to use Word (365) dictation. Whilst it works fine when she is speaking, when she stops to think for a few seconds the dictation system switches off. There must be a setting somewhere that defines this time interval. Does anyone know where it is in Windows...
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    Word and Excel “not responding” when using laptop remotely

    Hello- I have a recurring issue that when I work remote using my HP laptop (remoted in to my office network or not). Every time I work in excel or word these files will become unresponsive. They are not large files. I have also tried working off my desktop and not remote in to the network, but...
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    Lost Documents

    Hi all, I'm hoping that someone can help me find an answer to a pretty big problem. While editing a paper in Word, the document closed out. I searched everywhere for it, and followed all the instructions on every website I could find about recovering files. Nothing has worked so far. The...
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    Word error message when files opened

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4 OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8550U CPU @ 1.80GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 142 Stepping 10 Processor Count: 8 RAM: 12161 Mb Graphics Card: Intel(R) UHD Graphics 620, 1024 Mb Hard Drives: C: 903 GB...
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    Need to Recover a File

    I have been working on this report for the past two days. I FINALLY finished my paper and went to go delete a few unnecessary screen shots off of my desktop. I accidentally moved something or deleted something I wasn't supposed to, so I hit ctrl+z a couple of times. Something happened and it...
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    Solved Word Document Not completing on an HP printer (PCL 3)

    I have had issues printing a Specific Word doc and a Specific PowerPoint document. os Windows 10 v 1903 office 365 printers HP Officejet pro 9015, HP Officejet pro 9025 (both are PCL 3) Symptoms when I printed directly for Word, the 7 page document would print 3 pages stop in the middle of...
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    Office 365 Word could not create the work file

    Hi there, I`m running on Windows 10 and have recently done a soft reset. Everything is fine other than an error with Word on office 365. On opening a word doc I get the following error: "Word could not create the work file. Check the temp environment variable." I did not do this before I did...
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    Solved After Update, can't open any MS Office application

    Hi: Last week I let my computer do a software update–I believe it was a Windows update. Ever since the update, I haven't been able to open any of the MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook). In every case, the loading screen comes up and then disappears. The second time I...
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    How to convert a TIF file with text to Excel file on a MAC?

    I have a TIF file image with some text in a table that I need to make into an Excel (or Word) i.e. text must be able to be edited so it can't just be an image in Excel or Word. I am using a MAC. I don't want to type everything into Excel or Word. I need to have this done in the next couple days...
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    Word to PDF not working

    When I convert my word document to pdf and try to open it, it just says it could not open it as its not a supported document or the file is damaged. What do I need to do to get it to work as the file needs to be in a PDF? Many Thanks Holly
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    Cannot remove yellow colour

    Hey guys, I downloaded a free template from internet, because it looked nice and want to work further on it. However behind every letter, there is a yellow colour and I can't find any way to remove it. I tried the text colour, text highlight colour and nothing is working for me. Also I tried...
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    Solved page numbers in word

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 1.0.0.4 OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home, 64 bit Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-5020U CPU @ 2.20GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 61 Stepping 4 Processor Count: 4 RAM: 8097 Mb Graphics Card: Intel(R) HD Graphics 5500, 1024 Mb Hard Drives: C: 419 GB...
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    All my files are opened as excel instead of word

    So when i open any file like a PDF or something, it's automatically opened as an excel document when i want it to be word. I've already tried setting word as a default app but it still doesn't work. Also, i tried going to the downloaded files and pressed 'open documents like this with word from...
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    OneDrive - Word doc missing three days of versions

    Hi - first time posting and this feels like a really odd problem, so please bear with if I don't explain it very well. For the last few days I've been working on several Word docs, all with autosave switched on. All but one of them have saved correctly to Onedrive, with every version there when...
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    Trying to loop a macro

    Hi there. I am taking 6 digit numbers from an excel sheet, pasting them into word and making some changes to allow me to put them into another system where I can verify some details. Some times I only need to transfer a few numbers, other times I need to transfer up to 1000. So the data...
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    Mail Merge from different email account

    I have Office 365 so write my letter using Word, the mailing list is Excel and the email client is Outlook. I have 6 different email accounts for different roles in my life. When I do a mail merge it insists on using the Microsoft email account. How can I select which account it should use...
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    Unsure how to convert an ASCII file to an Excel file

    Hi, I am not particularly tech savvy and I'm trying to export contacts from an outdated Customer Management program into a csv file so I can upload them into a more current program. You can only export them into an ASCII format and I have no idea how to sort it out in excel. Any help is greatly...
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    Word doc's content messed up going from Windows 7 to 10 cpu

    I have been working on a document on my Windows 7 computer. That computer is having problems so I took out my jump drive and started working on the document from my Windows 10 work laptop. Now, the document is all messed up. Some of the content is missing and it has a bunch of odd-looking...
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    I am begging, please help me find my lost file

    I am using windows 10, I have been working on a word doc for weeks deadline now. I saved it and switched my comp off (No, I didn’t back it up. Yes I’m a complete a-hole) upon switching my computer on the next morning the file was gone. Three shortcuts displayed a notification informing me that...
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