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Questions tagged [microsoft-office-2016]

Office 2016 is a version of Microsoft Office for both Windows and Mac.

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Multiple instances upon opening multiple Office Documents

Starting with Version 16.0.8625.2121 of Office (tested with Word and Excel) - when you select multiple documents in the Explorer and hit Enter to open them, you will end up with instances to the count ...
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How to automatically set dictionary-style guide words at top of Microsoft Word Document

At the top of each page in a printed dictionary, it's common to see guide words -- the first term and the last term that is defined on that page. I would like to set up something like this in a ...
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Pixelated font in Word/Outlook, but not Excel/Access (Office 2016)

I'm confused as to why my computer shows fonts looking slightly different of Word and Outlook when compared with Excel and Access all on Office 2016 This screenshot shows Calibri size 11 in Excel on ...
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Windows 10 roaming profile task bar icons

I have an issue when pinning Office 2016 icons to the taskbar then moving between 32- and 64-bit machines using a roaming profile. Essentially, if logging into a different architecture than when the ...
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Can I assign a keyboard shortcut to a basic keypress in MS Office?

Is it possible to assign a keyboard shortcut to a basic keypress in MS Word? When I right click on the ribbon, select Customize the Ribbon, then under the left list find "Keyboard Shortcuts" and click ...
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How to remove proofing language from being used in Microsoft Word

This is a really bugging one: I am writing a document in Dutch language, and from the moment I start typing, the proofing language changes into English, mentioning that I am writing nothing but errors....
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Office 2016 keep adding icons to task bar?

I've installed Office 2016, on a Windows 10 PC All users that logon get Outlook, excel, and word icons in the task bar. If I remove those icons, and reboot they reappear, even when using a local ...
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How to get Windows 10 to update Microsoft Office 2016 using Windows Update?

I have Microsoft Office 2016 installed on my PC. In the past when I was using Office 2013, Office 2013 was automatically updated through "Windows Update" under Settings. However, this is not so for ...
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Formatting stripped sending from Outlook 2016 and received on Outlook 2013

My company is in the process of upgrading to Office 2016. We have users who are on Office 2013 and are receiving formatted e-mails with the formatting stripped out. To the Office 2016 sender - ...
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Office 365 for Education says it's unlicensed, even though I provided a valid school email address [closed]

I am a high school student. I downloaded Microsoft Office 365 and provided a valid school email address; according to this page, students who do so should be able to get Office for free. However, when ...
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Smart Quotes Style Rule

I have seen questions and answers regarding how to replace smart quotes with regular quotes. What I would like to know is if it's possible to create a style that forces straight quotes, but uses smart ...
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Incorrect page number in the footer of the MS Word document

I have document with some sections. In every section I have current page number and total number of section pages which placed in the footer. Problem: I have two lines on the third page, but page ...
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In Office 2016, how can I make buttons from the ribbon's Add-ins->Custom Toolbars group available on the “Home” tab?

Our organization depends on a large number of Add-ins for Microsoft Office. The buttons for a handful of those Add-ins seem to be available only in a group called "Custom Toolbars" on the "Add-Ins" ...
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Disable ADAL via Registry per computer

As part of a project I am part of, we have need to disable Azure Active Directory Authentication Libraries (ADAL) within Office for all users to allow cross domain access to legacy SharePoint sites. ...
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Prevent copy & pasted Excel chart from updating automatically

Using a slicer in Excel, I am cycling through various categories and copy-pasting charts to a PowerPoint presentation. Unfortunately as soon as I switch the category, the copy-pasted chart updates in ...

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