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    If you're a heavy Office 2003 user with custom...

    If you're a heavy Office 2003 user with custom toolbars, macros, add-ins and templates, be prepared for a shock, although you are skipping O2007 which was truly a disaster.

    If you are a light...
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    Good article. Thanks. Don't you find it...

    Good article. Thanks.

    Don't you find it infuriating that so many site limit passwords to 6-10 or 6-12 characters and forbid the use of non-alphanumeric characters? I always use at least 16...
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    I always use Adobe Reader (AR) to print a...

    I always use Adobe Reader (AR) to print a booklet. Create your document in Word using full size A4 (or Letter), SaveAs a PDF. Then open it in AR, select the Booklet option and set the printer to...
  4. Thread: Word 2010

    by TerFar
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    On the Home Tab you should see the Edit Group at...

    On the Home Tab you should see the Edit Group at the righthand end. Click on the little arrow attached to Select and choose the Selection Pane. The drag over to select has long gone (unfortunately).
  5. The easiest way is to utilise the Workgroup...

    The easiest way is to utilise the Workgroup Template option. If you go to Word Options, Advanced, scroll to the bottom for File Locations, you'll see an entry for Workgroup Templates.

    Ordinarily,...
  6. Another alternative is to open the documents and...

    Another alternative is to open the documents and enter the CreateDate. Providing they have not reused the same document repeatedly and have opened it anew from a template, the createdate should show...
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    It's a Word anomaly and as suggested, you just...

    It's a Word anomaly and as suggested, you just have to press IGNORE.

    I found that if you use a Word label from its Envelopes and Label wizard, it will print fine. But save the same sheet of labels...
  8. Under Tools, Options, Advanced, Layout options,...

    Under Tools, Options, Advanced, Layout options, does checking the option 'Use printer metrics to layout the document' help with the HP printers?
  9. You need to execute the GoBack command...

    You need to execute the GoBack command (Shift+F5). A saved document should remember the last edit point. In an active document, it will remember the last 5 edit points.
  10. Thread: Cursor jumps

    by TerFar
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    Often the Touchpads are so sensitive that...

    Often the Touchpads are so sensitive that vibrations from the keyboard are sufficient to cause movement. Just brushing the Touchpad with a cuff can also do the same. As the others have said, if you...
  11. An alternative is to check the 'Show Text...

    An alternative is to check the 'Show Text Boundaries' option. This is an option found under File, Option, Advanced, Show Document Content group. I use this permanently so that I can see what I'm...
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    I use the same procedure too. It's useful as...

    I use the same procedure too. It's useful as Office products use Explorer as the FIle Open/Save dialog and that's the quickest way to move around the folders.

    It's a pity that more apps don't use...
  13. Hot Swap caddy

    I had several external HDD, mostly in StarTech eSata cases. But last time I needed more storage, I tried out the Antec Hot Swap HDD Caddy with external eSata port. (...
  14. The advertising by PC Pitstop is immoral and I am...

    The advertising by PC Pitstop is immoral and I am really surprised that it isn't illegal.

    So OPSWAT downgraded MSE. Did they point you to any real world examples of PC users who had been infected...
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    You can place Page numbers anywhere on the page....

    You can place Page numbers anywhere on the page. I often use a white number in a black box on the outer edge in the vertical centre of each page. You need to use a text box filled in black with a...
  16. On most occasions when disposing of drives, it is...

    On most occasions when disposing of drives, it is because the drive is broken. I usually drill two or three holes through the drive before taking for recycling. That way at least some of the data is...
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    In fact there is no need to use a bookmark or any...

    In fact there is no need to use a bookmark or any other character. Create a phantom edit at the place you want to return to by typing any character followed by Backspace to delete it. This will...
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    Poll: The QAT would be a part solution if it wasn't so...

    The QAT would be a part solution if it wasn't so inflexible. Actually adding commands is simple, but assigning sensible icons and keyboard shortcuts is a nightmare. Adding custom macros is far from...
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    Poll: Ted No poll can be perfect! But take that...

    Ted

    No poll can be perfect! But take that observation to its conclusion: Ribbons are the equivalent of big letter coloured keyboards for kids (novice users), Menus are the keyboards for grown ups...
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    The general rule in the UK is not to touch...

    The general rule in the UK is not to touch anything to do with Western Union. It's a crooks' charter to corrupt banking (as if banks aren't bad enough).
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    You need to hack into the registry and a new key...

    You need to hack into the registry and a new key to stop rereg from happening.

    Run Regedit and navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\software\Microsoft\Office\14.0\Word\Options
    Right-click on the...
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    Poll: Even faster: right click the dialog launcher...

    Even faster: right click the dialog launcher (the arrow in the bottom right-hand corner of the Paragraph Group) and choose 'Add to Quick Access Toolbar'. You can add most commands to the QAT using a...
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    Poll: It actually works well in Windows Explorer -...

    It actually works well in Windows Explorer - mainly because WE has far fewer commands and comfortably fits across the screen.
  24. If the Titles have been formatted using the Title...

    If the Titles have been formatted using the Title Style, you can edit the style and the titles will then update automatically.
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    Poll: I dislike it intensely. I can see its...

    I dislike it intensely. I can see its attractions in apps with a small range of commands such as Windows Explorer. But in apps with hundreds of commands such as most Office apps, it is messy and a...
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