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i have a quick question: it seems pretty basic to be able to take an xls doc with standard address columns (name1, name2, address1, address2, city, state, zip) and merge it into an existing word X...

Envelope Formatting/Printing Twilight Zone
1 replies , 7/3/2003, 5:45:26 AM
After loading Jaguar envelopes will not print properly on an HP Laserjet 4M+. The envelope either prints on 8-1/2x11 paper, won't print at all, or prints in a clockwise rotation when I have...

Inserting Word X into an e-mail
1 replies , 7/3/2003, 5:05:52 PM
Sometimes when I attach a Word document to an e-mail, some receivers, even those that have Word, can't seem to open it. (1) Is the reason because their version is just too old? And... (2) If I...

Bill Bunton
Word freezes w/ Draw toolbar
6 replies , 7/3/2003, 11:28:29 PM
Been using Office upgrade for OSX forever w/ no probs. Suddenly, if I click on the Draw toolbar icon, Word freezes and I have to force quit. No other toolbars are affected. Any ideas?

m weltner
Re: scroll to end
4 replies
Hi Scott: Just hit Command + End. If you are on a laptop, make sure you have the PowerBook toolbar displayed, because your keyboard does not have an END key :-) Cheers This responds to...

Dayo: You were correct: the user needs to ensure he has Word>Preferences>Edit "When selecting, automatically select entire word" turned ON to produce the whole word behaviour, or OFF to produce the...

Templates in Word X for Mac
0 replies , 7/4/2003, 12:45:46 PM
Hi, I am having trouble with 1. creating templates for word x 2. getting some help from microsoft! I have a colleague who has recently received a mac powermac. We currently have company...

Robb Trepte
Hi Klaus & Clive, Done (for Word 2001). If someone out there will do this for Word X (which has some keyboard shortcut differences), here's how: Go to Tools> Macro> Macros; in the "Macros In"...

For some reason my copy of MS Word seems determined that Save or Save As should save all documents as templates, with a ".dot" suffix, and no options or settings I've been able to find seem to...

Word v. X and Word 2001 plug-in development
3 replies , 7/4/2003, 8:58:11 PM
We are trying to port a Windows plug-in for Word to Macintosh platform (OS 9 and OS X, for both v. X and 2001). Unfortunately, there is no information about it on the web. There must be some sort of...

Yuriy Yuzifovich
Re: Combining documents; can't drag and drop
0 replies , 7/4/2003, 10:55:51 PM
Dear John Greetings from the other side of the world. First, let me apologize for not responding to this as I totally missed it. I was also out of circulation for a while with an injury. I don't...

Robert F. Ziegler
Using arrows in Word, result in Windows
1 replies , 7/5/2003, 6:25:42 AM
Via character palette I inserted some arrows in word. When I openen the document in Windows I saw completely other signs or characters. What can I do to prevent this? Jan Aukes Amsterdam To mail...

Word X envelope preview / print is blank
1 replies , 7/5/2003, 7:40:53 AM
Envelopes created using the envelope tool preview and print as blank. It doesn't matter whether it's text, text boxes, tables, colors, etc etc - makes no difference. Problem consistent with three...

Herbert McPherson
Takes forever to Quit
1 replies , 7/5/2003, 9:12:56 AM
I am using Office 2001 on a Beige G3 running system 9.2.1 All is OK with the exception for Word which just takes forever to quit. I save a file then quit, then wait for at least 10 minutes staring at...

John Holt
Hi John, Yes, you can. Do you have any customizations to Normal that you don't want to lose? If so, rename the old Normal instead of trashing it. Then when the new one is created, you can copy...

Can't save/permission error
4 replies , 7/5/2003, 9:13:55 PM
I trashed the normal template now I get a box telling me "can't save due to file permission error" only sometimes the word normal follows this advice

John Holt
Hi Mauricio, Go to Edit> Replace (Cmd>H). Type the word in the Find pane and then type it again in the Replace pane. Now click on "More" at the bottom left, then "Format" and then "Font". In the...

Word MVP site in Safari
3 replies , 7/7/2003, 6:28:43 AM
Is it just me, or is there something wrong with the Word MVPs site (mvps.org) when viewed in Safari? I went there to look for articles on Styles, after reading John McGhie's comment here that he...

Jan Martel
This doesn't happen to me, with a very similar configuration (slower, older iBook but otherwise the same). I followed your procedure (changing a word that appeared several times in a document to...

Open Statement in Word X
2 replies , 7/7/2003, 3:15:27 PM
Hi. I am trying to use the Open statement to write a profile for a template to a file, kind of like this: Filenumber = freefile Open "~/Library/UserInfo1.txt" for Append As #Filenumber Write...

Michael Blaustein