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    There is a known bug (since at least April 2013)...

    There is a known bug (since at least April 2013) with Word 2013 not respecting the \y switch in ADVANCE fields. MS doesn't seem to be in any hurry to fix it...
  2. Thread: Pattern Error

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    Depending on your regional settings, you may need...

    Depending on your regional settings, you may need to change both instances of {1,2} to {1;2}.
  3. If you install the Microsoft Office Document...

    If you install the Microsoft Office Document Image Writer, available from http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982760, you can simply 'print' to that. See, for example:...
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    [SOLVED] When I check the currency format, I get:...

    When I check the currency format, I get:
    "$#,##0.00_);($#,##0.00)"
    not:
    """$""#,##0.00_);(""$""#,##0.00)"
    Using the "$#,##0.00_);($#,##0.00)" version in the If test works for me.
  5. That is garbage! You can reinstall Office as...

    That is garbage! You can reinstall Office as often as you like on the same hardware. I have used office for decades, including having to do reinstalls at various times, and have never once had an...
  6. Adobe Acrobat Pro 8 is available as a free...

    Adobe Acrobat Pro 8 is available as a free download from http://www.techspot.com/downloads/4683-adobe-acrobat-8-free.html - note the serial# mentioned there.
  7. You can use Word's Catalogue/Directory Mailmerge...

    You can use Word's Catalogue/Directory Mailmerge facility for this (the terminology depends on the Word version). To see how to do so with any mailmerge data source supported by Word, check out my...
  8. Adding conditional text to a mailmerge is quite...

    Adding conditional text to a mailmerge is quite easy. You can use the 'If...Then...Else...' dialogue from the Rules dropdown, or you can encode the fields manually. For example:
    {IF{MERGEFIELD...
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    The only thing I can think of that would account...

    The only thing I can think of that would account for that is a LINK field in a page header/footer. Do you have any of those?
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    I don't know why you're messing around with what...

    I don't know why you're messing around with what you describe as 'editing hyperbase', by which I assume you mean the hyperlink base. The thread...
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    Because of licensing issues, no Word version...

    Because of licensing issues, no Word version before 2007 could even create PDFs and Word 2013 is the first to be able to read them.
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    For me, a 22,600-character 5-page document of...

    For me, a 22,600-character 5-page document of random, mostly-highlighted, text takes less than 1-second to process. I suggest you check what else is running on your system and/or that you repair the...
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    Adobe Acrobat Pro, version 8, is available as a...

    Adobe Acrobat Pro, version 8, is available as a free download, from http://www.techspot.com/downloads/4683-adobe-acrobat-8-free.html - make a note of the serial# mentioned there.
  14. I don't see what's difficult about that - though...

    I don't see what's difficult about that - though you'd get the same result with {=A2+C2+D2}
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    On a very large document with lots of...

    On a very large document with lots of highlighting, Word may appear to hang while the macro runs. Just give it time...
  16. Did you read 'Viewing Fields' in the tutorial's...

    Did you read 'Viewing Fields' in the tutorial's Introduction?
  17. Folks, please stay on topic. I've split the posts...

    Folks, please stay on topic. I've split the posts about Running different Office versions on various Win versions to a separate thread.
  18. A mailmerge requires an absolute path to the data...

    A mailmerge requires an absolute path to the data source. Moving the mailmerge main document to a different folder doesn't change the path pointing to the data source. It's therefore necessary to...
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    Which Office or other Application?

    Which Office or other Application?
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    If the headings use a Heading Style, or at least...

    If the headings use a Heading Style, or at least a consistent Style that isn't used elsewhere, it's not that hard with VBA, but you'd need to provide the details.
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    That's quite simple: Sub Demo()...

    That's quite simple:

    Sub Demo()
    Application.ScreenUpdating = False
    Dim i As Long, j As Long
    With ActiveDocument.Range
    i = .Characters.Count
    With .Find
    .ClearFormatting
    ...
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    Try changing the document's link updating to...

    Try changing the document's link updating to manual (via the Edit Links dialog) and/or unchecking Word's 'update automatic links at open' option.
  23. [SOLVED] Do you have something against attaching a...

    Do you have something against attaching a document, as twice requested?

    What you've posted requires nothing more than a fairly straightforward wildcard Find/Replace.

    For example, to convert...
  24. [SOLVED] Just to convert the references to hyperlinks in...

    Just to convert the references to hyperlinks in Word would entail bookmarking every range that gets referenced (e.g. for 'Genesis 1:26; 3:22; 11:7; Psalm 45:6-7; 110:1; Isaiah 48:16' separate...
  25. [SOLVED] Sorry, but that's as clear as mud. I need a...

    Sorry, but that's as clear as mud. I need a document showing how the same simple and compound references are represented in the text you're trying to convert and how those same references are encoded...
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