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Office for Mac hyperlinks that redirect to HTTPS fail to load with “Unable to open. Cannot locate the Internet server or proxy server.”

Our users are trying to embed links to our site http://www.newsfixed.com/ in Word documents, and they are failing. Word for Mac seems to be very sensitive to server configuration and sometimes fails ...
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Is there a way to enable / disable 3rd party COM Add-ins for MS Word 2007 not through GUI?

I need somehow enable / disable 3rd party COM Add-ins in MS Word 2007 individually without accessing Word GUI. Is it possible to somehow control them trough registry or via some script / CLI options?
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Registry key to make word 2003 default on .doc [closed]

I need to have both word 2003 and word 2010 installed on the same machine. How can I make word 2003 default on .doc? Registry key? Tnx
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Mysterious Word files!

I have a a simple file share server, which all my users use. After 3 years some has decided to tell IT that some strange files exist in the folder structure. They appear to be opened Word files but ...
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Word 2007 document corrupt on a single PC

One of my users has a word document about 8mb in size. It's about 30 pages and contains a number of pictures. When she tries to one the file it appears to be corrupt, with all her formatting lost and ...
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Losing Word 2003 files on network disconnection

In my org, we have a central shared network drive, mapped on startup to G:. People generally edit their Word documents directly on this network drive. The problem is, when the drive becomes ...
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Modifying Word's Normal template company-wide

We use Word 2003 on all computers; we also use Group Policy to set a shared "workgroup templates" folder, which is really useful as we can just copy .DOT files into there to make them accessible to ...
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Problem editing checked out word document from sharepoint offline

I have a sharepoint server (WSS 3) set up which users log into from their PC with a user name and password (so no NT authentication). They can then go to a document library and check out a Word 2007 ...
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Word can't “print” an MDI file under limited user account (but it works as an admin)

This is the fourth in an increasingly narrow and increasingly annoying series of questions related to a hard deadline today. Anyone know internals of how Word "prints" MDI files? My limited users ...
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Method/tools for batch-converting Microsoft Word files into PDF?

I have to convert about 2,000 Microsoft Word doc-files into PDFs in Windows. The file names should be the same, only the file extension from .doc in .pdf. doc0001.doc -> doc0001.pdf doc0002.doc -> ...
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Word macro to create telephone list from active directory

Is there a macro or little appliaction that allows our secretary to print a new phone list, but the data should come from active directory?
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Open Source MS Word Password Recovery?

Does anyone know of a free open source recovery tool? Should include recovery of document protection password ideally. EDIT: I'll settle for just Free instead of free and open source :) I'm looking ...