Questions tagged [microsoft-word]

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Google Docs: images in headers / footers

In MS Word, I think you can put an image into a header and make it take up the full page... this is a workaround to give a page a background image. If I try this in Google docs, the image gets cut off ...
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Word online; Change "User name" in comments when editing documents in Sharepoint online

we have a user which wants to change the user name (from domain\samaccountname to First + Lastname) which is stored in the comments within word documents on sharepoint online - when commenting the ...
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How can I export a Microsoft Office 365 Word online document to PDF without comments?

I have a Word document in Microsoft Office 365 Word Online. The document contains some comments. How can I export it to PDF without comments?
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How to modify paragraph dynamically in Google Docs or Word

I have a small paragraph and I have to change name of the student and his assigned book every time i.e. : *Hello Avinash, your assigned book to read this month is The Alchemist.* Now I want to ...
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How to insert internal document link

In desktop versions of Microsoft Word, you can select some text and add a hyperlink to another section in the same document. Can I do that with the online version, as I'm using Office 365 on a Chrome ...
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How can I merge or track changes made outside of Office 365 Word, back into Office 365 Word

I created a document in Office 365 Word. A third party used Desktop Word to make untracked revisions. How can I best merge the revisions back into Office 365, understanding and tracking the changes?
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How to remove a Section Break from Word?

I have a Word document on OneDrive with a bunch of empty pages delimited by Section Breaks. I would like to remove these empty pages. I tried delete, backspace, select and delete, unfortunately ...
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How can I remove a document when the document is opened in Microsoft Word online 365?

How can I remove a document when the document is opened in Microsoft Word online 365? E.g. in Google document I can do:
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Avoiding copying and pasting text by using Microsoft Outlook or a third-party web app?

I was wondering if there was tool available that would automate copying and pasting form emails from a Word document into another program (Salesforce comments). I envision something where a user ...
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URL to open new Microsoft Word 365

Is there a URL to open a new Microsoft Word 365 document? Currently I have to open Microsoft Word 365 https://www.office.com/launch/word?ui=en-US&rs=GB&auth=2 and then click on "New Blank ...
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Using Google Docs to fit criteria set by professor for paper

My friend's college professor asked her to write a paper for class with the following criteria: written in MS word A4 paper, margins 35mm on top, 30mm on sides and bottom font size 11pt (it's a ...
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Copying/Pasting a word doc with images into a gmail

I have created a flyer with images in Word 2016 that I would like to copy and paste into a gmail - not as an attachment. I have tried it two ways - just copying/pasting the word doc and also ...
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MS Word document fails to convert to Google Docs

At work we use Google and store a lot of documents on the Drive. Up until now we've not had any issues with converting Word documents to Google Docs but recently all Word documents are being "mangled" ...
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Converting multiple Word docs into Google Docs format at once, after they have already been uploaded into Google Drive

Can I convert several Word documents into Google Docs format at one time (after they have already been uploaded into my Google Drive)?
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Can I convert a Google Doc to a MS Word document?

How can I convert a Google Doc to MS Word document?
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Saving my Word documents online

I can't quite believe this isn't possible, though I fear it may not be. I have Windows 7, Office 2010 (or whatever the latest version is) and a Windows Live account. I want to write a document in ...