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Does mac word 2004 support emf+?
7 replies , 8/5/2005, 8:34:35 AM
Hi, I am trying to figure out why my visio diagrams look bad in mac word 2004. I am saving them as Enhanced Metafiles (.emf) from visio 2003 and importing them on Word in windows. Then, I open up...

Bryan Ogawa
[ANN] Office 2001 Combined Update 9.0.4
5 replies , 9/22/2003, 11:45:54 PM
The new Microsoft Office 2001 Combined Update 9.0.4 is now available at the Microsoft site. <http://www.microsoft.com/mac/downloads.aspx#Office2001> This update contains all previously-released...

Mickey Stevens
Hi! I am trying to start up Microsoft Word from a macro in Excel by using the following statement: Set appWD = CreateObject("Word.Application.8") It works fine on my PC with Windows XP, however,...

mickeysoft goes off the deep end
8 replies , 9/3/2003, 3:00:34 PM
<http://news.com.com/2100-1012_3-5069246.html?tag=fd_lede1_hed> They can't be serious. -- We are Microsoft of Borg. You will be assimilated. Stability is irrelevant. Where _you_ want to go to...

Charles Dyer
I'm missing much import filter on Office-Mac (specially WordPerfect 5.1 UNIX for Word.mac). Office 95/97/2000/XP for windows have much more useful import filter. Why all this filter are missing in...

Dieter Fiebelkorn
8 replies , 9/20/2003, 5:01:38 PM
Microsoft does NOT put any virus update programs into newsgroups. Every single newsgroup message purporting to be a virus update from Microsoft is a fraud. Do not download or attempt to install any...

Jim Gordon
save as dialog box won't open
1 replies , 11/13/2003, 4:07:55 PM
Hello: I am unable to save new documents in any Microsoft Office 2001 applications (I am on a mac - powerbook). The system dings when I hit save or save as but no dialog box appears. When I open a...

lonking an excel spreadsheet and a word document
7 replies , 12/30/2003, 6:59:33 PM
Every time I try to link an excel spreadsheet with a word document I copy the spreadsheet, go back to word, paste special, select link and then try formatted text (or for that matter any other...

Cannot import Clip Art files they 'disappear'
0 replies , 1/12/2004, 2:17:59 PM
Hi, I have always imported Clip Art from Microsoft. I have almost 2000 clips. I tried to use one of my imported images and noticed that my favorites folder (where the files are usually saved) had 8...

Diagrams turn up incomplete when opened in PC
4 replies , 2/15/2004, 4:28:41 PM
On my iMac with OS X 10.2.6 I prepare a report in MS Word for Mac v. 10.1.4 by pasting diagrams (as Picture objects) prepared in Excel for Mac v.10.1.5. (everything updated to date) . When the...

saving Word document to os x server
4 replies , 6/19/2004, 8:55:31 AM
I have noticed some strange behaviour while save Word 2004 documents to our os x (10.2.8) server. When I open the Word 2004 document and make a change, then save it, it takes forever to save the...

Jan Rijnierse
ANN: MathType 5.1 for Mac Now Shipping
0 replies , 7/27/2004, 5:25:42 PM
MathType 5.1 for Macintosh is Now Shipping New version supports Microsoft Office 2004 LONG BEACH, Calif. -- July 26, 2004 -- Design Science announced today the release of MathType 5.1 for Macintosh...

Bob Mathews
Font size across platform
12 replies , 8/4/2004, 4:22:13 PM
Hello, Why do documents when opened in Macintosh are rendered a lot smaller (visually) than when opened on a PC? For example - if an excel document is created using 12pt Times New Roman, it is...

Hi, Has anyone had this happen? Word 2004 keeps saving my documents as "read only." I trashed the preferences and reinstalled. Also on every, new or old, document it says "Word can not fire...

PDFMaker Template - Opinions?
8 replies , 9/17/2004, 12:46:41 AM
The recent issue of Macworld had an article about optimizing PDF files, and one of the suggestions was to remove the PDFMaker templates from Office. The author didn�t say why, but I was wondering...

The Terminator
SP1 Fixes Userform LoadPicture Bug!!!
3 replies , 10/14/2004, 4:51:24 PM
Userforms in Office 11.1 no longer generate a compile error when using LoadPicture to add a picture to a Userform or control!!!!!

JE McGimpsey
Word AppleScript Reference
2 replies , 10/14/2004, 7:31:12 PM
A 526-page Reference for Word AppleScript has just been released: http://www.microsoft.com/mac/resources/resources.aspx?pid=asforoffice This looks _very_ impressive indeed on first glance. 526...

Paul Berkowitz
Word menu buttons disappear
8 replies , 10/18/2004, 7:49:29 PM
When I make my menus fully vertical (one button/icon per row, or to put it another way, a single column), the *icons disappear*. When I hover over the menu bars, the icons appear, but if I don't...


Clive Huggan
CommandBarComboBox/macro problem
1 replies , 5/5/2005, 11:20:16 PM
I am trying to get something working on Mac Word/VBA that works properly (I think) on Windows. I've distilled it down into: http://www.generalcoffee.com/temp/macrotest.dot The gist is this: Upon...

Kent Tessman