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Problem sending document to CD drive

Question: Problem sending document to CD drive

I get the message above when I try to send a Word doc to my CD drive to burn onto a CD.It was fine yesterday - No virus'/spyware it's just stopped working on me.I'm clicking right mouse button send to CD drive function - It's always worked before.Any ideas? Running winXP home.Thanks

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Answer: Problem sending document to CD drive

My computer - right click drive -select properties - recording tab- check "enable recording on this drive" is ticked.

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Can anyone help - When typing a word document my laptop keeps sending the document when I start typing. Not sure why. Any help appreciated

Answer:When typing a word document my laptop keeps sending the document


I don?t know what you mean with laptop keeps sending the document but if you have this issue with office word or some other office application, try to check some forum where you can find discussion about similar theme.

I can not give you any precise answer but it is maybe because of office specific settings or you press accidentally some key on the keyboard and on this way interrupt symbols entering.

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Hi all,

I don't know if here are adobe acrobat experts, but I'm having a problem.

I made a form in adobe acrobat 9 pro. When I use this form in adobe acrobat 9 pro, it sends the form when clicked on a button.
On several different computers this also works.

But when I open this document with adobe reader 7, 8 or so, it doesn't send.
When you click on a field, you first get a notice with something like this:
"this file contains a button for sending an email. When you click this button, an email with the filled in data is send. The form itself isn't being send. Remember you can't save a filled in form with adobe reader 9."

after pressing the button, I get the error:
"Not valid" (don't know the exact translation)

I searched the internet for solutions and found something about the fonts.
But I don't get it correct.
See attachment for the example.

Can someone help me with this?

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We have had our pc at work updated to windows 7 and office 2007.

Previously I could email a page in excel (similar to copy and paste into email doc) where the recipient could see the page (not edit) as part of the email message. This options seems to be unavailable in office 2007.
Is there a work around to solve this issue please?



Answer:insterting document when sending email

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O.K. My resume is saved in Word. I am trying to send it and can't. I go into Send to mail recipient and try to send the attachment. The e-mail box looks the same except there is no send button. I looked under everything from file on across and can't find the send option. Anyone have any ideas? This seems so simple but I can't figure it out. Thanks for any help y'all can give me.

Answer:Sending Word document blues

When you're in the "send to" message, right-click one of the toolbars, go to Customize, choose each toolbar and hit RESET.

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Good afternoon all,

I'm trying to get to know my scanner better. I have an HP Scanjet 3970. When I scanned in a text/graphics doc this afternoon to email to my son, apparently my only choices were to use MS Outlook or Outlook Express. I do not use either of those programs. I use Firefox's email client, Thunderbird.

I went into the settings area of the HP Director, brought up the email and word processing programs to see if there were other choices. I didn't see any. The choice for word processing was MS Office. I normally use Open Office, and at times Works 7.0. Is there any way to change the default/limited choices? I'm kinda new to all this, so sure would appreciate any help. Thanks in advance.



Answer:Document Saving/sending Dilemma

Do you have Adobe Standard by any chance? If so, you can open that program and scan the document by importing from the scanner, then send the scanned document, which will be a PDF file, as an attachment.

Orange Blossom

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C2D PC, Win XPP, MS Office 2007

How do I send a document / spreadsheet as a body text in email instead of as an attachment.

Answer:Solved: sending document as email

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Sorry, but I honestly don't know if this should go here, the Microsoft Office threads, networking threads, or where, but here goes.

I am looking for a way to send a free text document (can be word, PDF, Notepad, whatever I can type a message on) to multiple network printers that are located off site. It would be even better if I could set up groups based on those printers and send it to certain ones or define which ones I want to send to in the list.

Anyone offer any help on this?

Answer:Sending document to multiple printers

Can't be done since all applications I know of will only allow you select one printer at any one time when you want to print.

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I select any .rtf documents in the 'Documents' section of File Explorer' (recently transferred from an old XP laptop to this new Notebook), right click on it, select 'Send to' > 'Mail recipient' & I get an 'Email' dialog box opening up saying: ..........if an email program is already installed create an association in the Default Programs control panel. I have read several items regarding this & still haven't figured it out. My email program was set up by Virgin Media who is my ISP broadband supplier & my email source. They did it by remote control. I asked them what the title of this email system is & they told me 'Mail' for Windows 8. In simple terms how do I exactly do this in the Control Panel Default Section? Thanks for any assistance.

Answer:Create an association for sending an .rtf document by emai

Originally Posted by robinpe

I select any .rtf documents in the 'Documents' section of File Explorer' (recently transferred from an old XP laptop to this new Notebook), right click on it, select 'Send to' > 'Mail recipient' & I get an 'Email' dialog box opening up saying: ..........if an email program is already installed create an association in the Default Programs control panel. I have read several items regarding this & still haven't figured it out. My email program was set up by Virgin Media who is my ISP broadband supplier & my email source. They did it by remote control. I asked them what the title of this email system is & they told me 'Mail' for Windows 8. In simple terms how do I exactly do this in the Control Panel Default Section? Thanks for any assistance.

Unzip & read the html file.
It may point you in the right direction.


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I have an email going around my organization titles "Document Important" with the body of the email reading "Check your important document attached to email" and an attached zip file that says ""
When you open this file it sends an email to everyone in your contacts list with the same email.
All the users that have opened this document are taken off the network. I wanted to see if anyone had encountered this before and knew what the name of the virus was and the best way to remove it. 
P.S. Sorry if this is in the wrong place.

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Ok here is the story the wife's computer croaked and she needs to get an important college paper off the hard drive. I moved the hd to my comp and got it up and running. The problem is I am unable to acess her folder in the my docs on her drive says the drive may be full or write protected I cant copy anything or rename it. PLease help I need to get this and yes she did not make a back up.

Answer:Help please need to get a document off drive

XP's built in security has probably restricted access to her data unless logged in as herself on the original machine.
You probably only need to take ownership of the folder.

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i saved my writing in local C, and this file is Not in "document" in libraries.
will you explain why?

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I have a pc with 2 disc drives. I can play a disc showing photos but if I insert a new CD and try to save a Word document it refuses to save it.

Answer:Can't save document onto disc in CD drive

What do you mean by "refuses to save it"? What error message(s) appear? Can't write to the CD? Can you burn any new data like songs, or new pictures to this CD burner?

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I have a ton of docs in GD, but when I go to open them remotely, they will come up, but I can't "open" them and work on them. That is, they will open in the GD window, I can read them, there's a print option, etc, but you can't just open it in Word, say, so you can work on it.

This has to be simple, but I'm confused.

Answer:How do you open a document in Google Drive?

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When I build a system last year, I followed instructions on a website to move the Document folders (My Pictures, Videos, Downloads, etc.) in Win & to a different HDD (other than the SD where Win 7 was installed).

The first admin account that was created and used to make this change would not be impacted but all subsequent new accounts would have their document folders location changed. So once I created the main admin account I created a second account after making the change and used the second account from then onwards. This way all my saved documents were being physically installed on the larger capacity second HD.

Unfortunately I cant find that step by step instruction (I believe it had something to do with changing the registry??)

Anyone know where I can find that instruction again. Also, is there a better way out there to accomplish this now?


Answer:Moving the Document folder (Win 7 64) to a different drive

Go to c:\users\username

Right click Documents
Click Properties
Choose the "location" tab

Should be clear from there

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My boss has a special network folder mapped only to his PC. He keeps a lot of xls and doc files that are for his eyes only. One of the xls files refuses to save, the error message states that the "file is currently in use". No one else has it open, or even has access to it's saved location.

He can still save a copy with "Save As.." but he can't even manually delete the original file afterwards.

I'm thinking it might be a hung process, but I wanted to see if someone here has a solution/explanation. I'm going over to mess with it now, and will check back later to update.

Answer:Can't save xls document to Network drive

mjm, you might want to take a looks at "file streams"

File Streams

as this could be a hint of why he can't save or delete the file.


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I use an Asus X50C laptop with Windows 7. At present everything is on C: Drive. I would like to move all documents, photos, videos, music etc. to D: Drive and arrange for future saved items to go into Drive automatically. How can I do this?

Answer:Moving document files C: to D: Drive

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I plan to move User Folder in windows 7 (Move All Sub User Folders) to other drives. because the C drive on my laptop was protected by the Deepfreeze. Give me a solution for my problem above. I want to move the target User Folder in my Drive C to Drive D. Thank you for the solution my friends.

Note : at Windows XP we can right click at My Document >> Properties >> Change direct patch to another Drive. What if in windows 7.

Answer:Move Target My Document to another Drive

right click on new folder and check "add in library"

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I use Outlook for email, from Office 2007 Professional because the accounting program and my Palm Pro PDA likes it.

Just recently I have had a couple of complaints that emails with a video attached I have forwarded have been delivered to the addressee in excess of 30 or 40 times.

The latest was last night when one of my sons said he had received it 104 times, and another friend in the USA 99 times, needless to say both aren't happy, the video was a wmv (3mb).

When my son called me a an hour or so later it was still in my outgoing mail box, obviously because it was still sending.

I have run full AV scan using Esset Nod32 which came up clean, so I’m at a loss where else the problem is or where/what to look for.

Thanks for reading…..Any clues/help would be appreciated.

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have copied a document to my pen drive, plugged pen drive into a different pc and sent it to desktop, but unless i keep pendrive in usb slot file will not open, because it has the file as J:\my document how do I change the j:\ prefix to c:\ prefix, have never had this problem with xp but the pc desktop I am sending to is Vista premium, what am I missing many thanks

Answer:sending doc file from usb pen drive

Sounds as if all you have on the desktop is a short cut to the document.Use explore to drag and drop to My documents.

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I know this is simple but it is the first time I have tried this. I have an e book stored in my documents and I want to copy it to a disc. I open the document and put a new disc in the d drive. When I hit save it says the disc is full. It cannot be and I have tried numerous discs from the same container. Please help.

Answer:Making a copy of a document to disc drive

You need to burn it to disc using your writing software (Nero?)

Also check:

Start--> Run--> services.msc
IMAPI CD-Burning COM Service is not disabled, and is started (you can just double click on the service to change its startup)
This will allow you to drag and drop directly to blank media in My Computer

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I am installing some software on a laptop (Toshiba L300, Win XP pro, Dual core 2.0GHz, 2GB Ram)

I get an error message Invalid drive u: and the installation fails.

I followed an article in microsoft knowledge base to edit registry.

In shell folders there is an entry for personal which had u: in the data field.

The documents folder should be a network drive y: so I changed it to that.

The program installed but now when I try to open a document from the network documents folder it says I don't have permission.

How can I fix this?

I have been thinking about this problem.

I cloned the drive from an identical computer registered to jbloggs, then copied this clone to this laptop changed the computer name, user name and network documents folder to asmith.

Some of the registry settings and document ownership is still jbloggs.

Is there something else I should have changed somewhere?

Any help appreciated

Regards Melissa

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I have a laptop with a crashed hard drive. I bought a USB to SATA/IDE Adapter to copy the documents from the hard drive so I can reinstall Windows. The repair option will not work. There is a user on the hard drive that was password protected, and I can't access those files. Is there any way I can gain access to those? The computer will not start so I can't get in to change the password.

Thanks for any help you can offer!

Answer:Hard Drive Crashed - Document Recovery

Sometimes you can do a fresh install of Windows on a new HD, add the same user name and install the same password. Then add the second HD and try accessing the protected folder.

If windows just wont allow you to access the folder on the second drive but it wasn't password protected, booting a Linux Live CD such as Knoppix may be able to access the data.

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Hi, I'm hoping someone can help! I'm in the process of taking my ex employer to court and in the process to prove the dates that they have created certain documents I have asked them to provide me with copies of the "date and time stamps" or "property profile box" showing when they were created, I am aware that these can be tampered with so I'm not relying totally on the information.
Two of the profiles boxes they sent for two of the documents were dated exactly the same date and time and were obviously not the originals as they had been converted to pdf files. However on the 3rd document, which was supposed to be written by an individual it states the location as K:\cmm\program files\mailbox\Attach As an individual I have never saved a document to a K drive. Can someone tell me what a k drive would normally be used for and explain the location address for me please? who would create a document under the program files!!!!! Please help!!!

Answer:Employment Tribunal, K Drive & document properties!

Hi maddal1ne,

Just a guess here, going by the path name, that the file in questions was sent to someone as an email attachment and then fowarded to you. Assuming this, it is is a probable location for a mail program to save attachments.

It is unlikely that the drive letter has any significance.

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Hi, 3 weeks ago I added an external hard drive, to which I transferred my My Documents folders as well as some other stuff. All worked fine, Windows was happy with the new MyDocs location etc. However yesterday I attached my camera briefly via USB and subsequent to this, Windows seems to have renamed my external harddrive to F: instead of E: and also changed my document folders to "Jamie's Documents/Picture/Music etc." instead of "My Documents"

I've managed to rename the doc folders but not the drive. I don't personally care what it calls itself, but some programs are having difficulty finding relevant files.

Any ideas whats happened and how to reverse it?

Answer:XP has renamed my hard drive and Document folders!

To change the drive letter, go into drive manager under computer manager in the control panel, right click on the drive and change drive letter and assign it E:.(Make sure nothing else is using that drive letter other wise you will not be able to see one of them).
My 5 external drives are assigned letters starting from the end of the alphabet. This way if I plug some thin else in it doesn't conflict.

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I have a worker that is not able to use windows search to find a specific text located in a file, the file is on a networked drive. They are able to get it to work on other computers just not that particular one. She has even set windows search to the correct folder the file is located on the network drive. So far I've reinstalled windows, made sure the index service was running and checked the sub folders and hidden files options in advanced search just in case, not sure what else to do, any suggestions?

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How do I put an OpenOffice documenbt on to a flash drive? thats all you need to know. What more do you need?

Answer:How do you put an Open Office document on to a flash drive?

Hi RobertPickering,Open the the location where the documents are present.Example: My DocumentsRight Click on the document > select Send To > removable device(name of the flash drive)Thanks & RegardsManshu S#iworkfordell

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Good day guys!
I have this small problem about this setup.. 
My PC system drive has deep freeze but I want my user folder/document/app data for games to be transferred to drive D....So I tried using "mklink /j" but nothing... I tried to relocate document folder C: to document folder D: but the problem is...Whenever I will play Castlevania Lord of Shadows, mercury steam creates a new folder outside D:\documents...Can you help me with this one and can you give more hints if other softwares and games that require a little tweak like this?
Thank you so much!

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I hooked up my old laptop hd to my desk top to recover some files on it. but in the owner portion of my documents it says that my acess is denied. is there anyway to retrieve these documents?

Answer:Slave hard drive document recovery

Also note that if you take ownership of the folder while it is connected to the desktop system, you will lose ownership when it is placed back into the laptop.

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My machine won't boot up unless I disconnect all of the Hard Drives. I still have my two SSD's (RAID 1) that have Windows 7 Professional installed still running fine.

I had one hard drive ST4000NM0023 (4TB) fail (had four of them), and so I replaced two of them with ST10000NM0096 (10TB) drives.

I had software backing up the failed drive, which was my D: (Documents & Program Files) drive. The backup drive F: (D Backup) has now been renamed my D: Drive, and I transferred all of it's files to a new F: backup drive.

I had to copy & paste everything from one folder over to another one of the same name because Windows 7 had automatically installed new folders with the proper icons on them (as per attached image). I had two of "My Pictures", "My Documents", etc.., with one having an icon and one not.

It seems like I had to move my files to the new folders or else my other programs couldn't seem to find the files they needed even though the the folders had the same name, minus the icon.

Copying files from folder to folder was very time consuming, and used all of the systems memory. I would successfully reboot the system after each successful transfer so I could restore the RAM back to 64GB.

I left the largest folder "My Documents" till last. After I successfully transferred the files in this folder over to the new "My Documents" folder with the icon on it, I tried rebooting the system and it would not work. I ... Read more

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I am running Windows 7 home premium, with school computers the same, and an Android Razr Maxx.

I have Google Drive and it seems to be sharing docs well....I see them at home, at my work, on the Android phone....however I have this continuing problem: at my work, I go to open a doc or mp3 or PP or whatever from GD. It shows up in Google docs right away....but the file - download function doesn't always work; that is, it often won't allow me to access the original document......sometimes it will just time out and i'll get the "IE was unable to load page" or whatever message that you see when you don't have an internet connection....that happens a lot actually.

Also, I have mp3's in there, and when I try to open them, no dice.

I want to be able to simply open any doc or PP or mp3 in its original form. Sometimes I can, usually I can't, so, big source of wasted time and frustration. To be clear: most of the time, I dump these files into GD from my home computer. Any help appreciated!

Answer:Google Drive document-opening problems

To be clear: my work is my classroom, where I have a laptop running Win 7.

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When saving a Word 2007 document as a webpage (htm, html), an extra folder is automatically created besides the hmtl document itself. This folder contains background information like pictures, wallpaper etc. Is there a way to prevent that folder from being created in the first place? I've got Word 2000 on another computer, and when I save my word documents as html files over there, that extra folder is not generated. The only time that folder is created in 2000 is if my documents contain pictures, wallpaper etc. In Word 2007, it is created all the time, even though my documents are just plain text.

Answer:Solved: Word 2007, saving document as html document: how to get rid of extra folder?

Managed to find the solution, it was very simple after all. One has to save the document as a filtered webpage and click "yes" when a box pops up warning you that you will use certain featuers which are specific to Office2007, such as the background. Then the document will save without that extra folder and files.

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I am running XP and Word 2000 and Nortons. Word will crash if you leave the document open for a while (there is no specific time frame) and then select close (icon). The error - Microsoft Word for Windows has encountered a problem and needs to close. The details are: AppName: winword.exe
Modname: kernel32.dll
modvers: 5.1.26002180
offset 0001eb33

This has pretty much happened since I got this laptop. I have reformatted and reinstalled everything (due to another problem) and still have the same problem with word. I have used the same CD on other computers to install word and they do not have the same problem.

I use a variety of templates and plain documents in my work and can not pin point it to one template.

If you leave Word open with a document (no matter what size) and come back to it later this is when the problem happens. I started to get around it my saving first then closing, but this no longer works. The save completes and then I select Close and this is when it happens - you get the dreaded pause and then you hear the whirl of the computer and then you get the Microsoft Word for Windows has encountered a problem and needs to close. Firstly I could put up with it but is now just a nusiance.

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I have two questions regarding documents created in Word 2007...

1) Can links be created within a Word document? For example, can I click on and item my table of contents and have the document jump to that particular section of the document?

2) Also, is there a way to make sections of the document hidden until the user clicks a specific word or graphic in the document?

I'd like to specify a particular instruction and include a "Show example" link that would make a detailed example appear for those who needed the extra help.

Thanks everyone!

Answer:Word 2007 - Links within a document? Hide/Show sections of a document?

If you created table of contents through References - Table of Contents, you can hold Ctrl and click on the item in that table, word will take you there. This feature is standard.

Also, to navigate inside document you can use bookmark option.
Insert bookmarks. Word 2010 Bookmarks
Then insert Hyperlink - in the window select second tab "Place in This Document" and choose your bookmark.

As for hiding parts of document, I do not think that is possible.
You can create that in HTML document with javascript, but not in Word document.

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This is just one of those odd quirks I have run into. When I open a new document in Word, then open an older file, the new document closes and only the old one is displayed.Using Microsoft Office 2010, specifically Word.Windows 7 64-bitA bit of explanation, I often do research/writing for school or for fun. This issue has always happened, just one of those small annoyances.Here is the exact thing that is happening:1. I open a new (blank) word document, by clicking on the Word icon or by selecting "Open New Document" in the Word program.2. I open an older (saved) Word document, by clicking on the saved file, not by using the "Open" function in Word.3. The New (empty) document disappears, only the older document is open. I must now open a new empty document to write in. What I want to happen:1. Open new document2. Open old document3. Both new and old document are open (2 windows).Other notes in no particular order:- Word has always operated like this. Just wondering if there is a way to stop it.- I am not using the "Open" function in Word to open the older file, I am opening the older file by double-clicking it in the File explorer. When I use the "Open" function in Word, it does the same (basically "closing" the new file in order to open the old one). - I tried searching through Word's settings but couldn't find anything that seemed to relate to this behavior.- As per regular Word behavior, the new document is auto-na... Read more

Answer:Microsoft Word Question (Opening old document closes new empty document)

Yes, you are right. That is normal for MS Word.Do this:Open a new document. Type something. Even a single space. Save it with a name you want. Now open an older document. Both documents can be on the screen or cascaded.If memory is not an issue, you can haven two instances of Word.

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(Using XP Home, 2002, Service Pack 2) For the past few weeks, when I click on a drive shortcut (F:, C:, etc.) in MY COMPUTER, I am taken to the MS Search page, which is nearly always the LAST place I want to be. Clicking on the icons used to open that drive so that I could select where I wanted to My Docs or wherever else I chose. It's a hassle to have to close out of Search and work my way to wherever I really need to go.

Any thoughts on how to re-set the target so that clicking on the drive simply opens the drive instead of taking me to Search? Thanks. - D. J.

Answer:Drive Shortcuts Sending Me to Search

Try right-clicking > Explore. Just curious to know if it does the same thing.

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My laptop hard drive has failed and I need to send it for repair/troubleshooting.

However, my hard drive contains "private" photos and videos
thus I'm afraid that the repairman may come across these files and may do something bad with them.

My question is will it be secure to send the hard drive for repair? And if the hard drive is dead, will they still be able to access those files contained in the hard drive?

Answer:Sending a hard drive for repair

Hello vvl, and welcome to Seven Forums.

If the hard drive is not completely dead, then they will have full access to whatever is on the hard drive.

The real question is how professional will they be about your "private" photos and videos, and how much you trust them.

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I just added a 200GB external drive to my laptop. All is working well but I'm
wondering how I should send programs to it that I want to take off the internal drive. Can I just drag and drop them or is there something else I need to do? I moved some music files by opening, highlighting all, then saying "move to" and they appear to be OK. Simple explanations will b greatly appreciated as I'm
not the sharpest knife in the drawer when it comes to computers. Thanks!

Answer:External Drive/Sending Files

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How can I add my flash drive designation to the send to menu? My A floppy is the only one there. Using Win98SE.

Answer:Sending files to Flash Drive

I am open to correction here but not sure 98 will ''see'' this in the send-to options.Anyways - I'd suggest that if you can ID your flash drive in win explorer or my computer, then either rightclick ''copy'' files to copy stuff (or cut to move) from original source, and then rightclick ''paste'' into the flash drive.  Drag and drop should work too.A reminder tho probably not needed ... from keyboard - ctrl+c = copy,  ctrl+v = paste and ctrl+x = cut.Also re drag and drop - if working in same drive default is ''move'' - if drive to drive default is ''copy''.  Use of CTRL key can be used as needed to reverse either of these.

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Hi all.

The other day whilst in the throws of fixing another unrelated problem I came across a strange and annoying Word Document problem.

When I bought this word document up it present a very unusual icon. It was grayed out and part of the title contained a ~$ then the name of the document.

When I tried to open it, the word document only opened up to the gray page just before it should turn white displaying the text, and there it froze.

Nothing worked after that! The freeze was so bad that the only way to close the window was to turn the computer off at the tower.

After rebooting I tried it again 2 more times with the same problem freeze occurring in the Word document.

Today I again found another document that caused the same problem, this time the icon for that document was normal but right beside this icon was another malformed grayed out ~$(name) icon.

When I tried to open either of the 2 icons I got the same freezing up problem, just as before.

I tried a previously suggested step in that I opened "Word" and from there navigated to where the bad files were located.

In turn I only hi-lighted each, and at the bottom of that window clicked on the arrow for the drop down box.

I was advised that one of the presented options was to repair the file. No such option was present.

So there you have it. Any advice on this problem please?


Answer:[SOLVED] Word document freezes computer and document is corrupted

Hi all.

Just to advise that I am going to mark this topic as a fashion so to speak.
I may resurrect it at a later stage if the problem re-presents it's self.

In a nut shell. I spent a lot of time today searching sites and performing tests including searches on my computer program.

I ascertained that all the aforementioned "defective " Word documents originated in the same folder. After performing several search functions with the criteria as ~$.doc no other such files were found on my computer, other that the already mentioned.

All tests suggested would not repair the said documents.

I have now deleted the offenders and I will monitor the situation. If I run into problems again I will re-post.

Thanks anyway.

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Is there any free software out there that will allow me to scan a document and convert it into word/excel and allow editing?

Answer:Converting scanned document from image to a word/excel document

you are going to want to search for OCR programs.

Try "freeware OCR" in google or check out


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When I open a saved word document or New blank document, the document is filled with columns or checks fully filled in the document.
How can I avoid this? How to modify the settings. Thanks in advance.

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This might be kind of tricky.

We're trying to streamline our RFQ-to-Quote process, which currently utilizes a combination of digital forms and hand-written forms passed among several departments. My boss asked me to modify the RFQ form to save him some typing (because he has to retype all the information in the final Quote), and I--not understanding the complexity of the process--very stupidly told him that it could be done fairly simply using form fields and bookmarks. He's been kind enough to grant me a lot of leniency because for him anything would be better than the current situation, so as long as I can improve on what we use now, he'll be happy.

I thought about creating form templates for each of the departments, then as the original RFQ circulated from one department to the next subsequent forms would be appended to it to create a rolling document. I'm not too happy with the that idea; there's all sorts of room for user error. I thought about creating a single document template containing every department's form, but a) I don't want any single department to be able to modify information gathered during another department's process, and b) certain departments must generate a variable number of copies of their form.

I told my boss the best way to accomplish a secure and low-maintenance RFQ-to-Quote would be to create a stand-alone Quote Generator application, but we both agree the effort is not condusive to the timeframe by whic... Read more

Answer:Word 2000: Creating a Master Document of document templates

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Hey guys! Is there anybody knows a program that can convert (copy) words in an image to a real document that can be edited from Word?


Answer:Which software can convert an image of a document to a real document (MS Word)?

If you have MS Office, as I think you do, you might try out this link:

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I type my document in Microsoft Word on my laptop computer and put them onto a flash drive from my laptop. When i go home I put in my flashdrive to sent the document by email and it goes through, but is all garbled on the receivers end.

Answer:word document on flash drive garbles in email

There are a lot of steps in between. Does the file open on the flash drive? What about when copied to the computer? What version of Word was it created with? Using standard fonts? Any special coding? Does the receiver have the same version of Word installed? Is the problem with just one recipient?

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Is it possible that when you save in Word (2000) it makes a backup copy on the C:?? I save all my work on a Floppy disk then put in my computer with printer (then print it). However recently my disk drive has been playing up and have lost everything on the disk.

So when I save something on a floppy it also creates a backup on the computers hard drive. (Saves file on Floppy A:\letter.doc and creates a backup on hard drive c:\backups\letter.bac)

I know you can create backups on word except it saves them in the same directory (in this case a:\ which is pointless since I lose all data on the disk)

Anyone tell me if i can do this?

Answer:Solved: Saving a Word document one on a floppy and two on the C drive??

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I have a book review that I put on my thumb drive. Tried to open it up to print it and it opens some wierd characters. Please tell me I can do something to fix this.

Thanks in advance.

Note: I attached the file

Answer:Major error opening up a document from my thumb drive

This is due to the file format. You have to open the file with the same program it was created.

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I wrote this thread in "performance and maintenance section" so I had to create another one here. Sorry.

I have a text file on my portable hard disk (WD 250 GB) named urgenttttttttttt.txt
you would have already assumed how important this file would be and it is updated daily. The size of the file is 545 kb which is HUGE for a notepad. I opened the file 3 days ago and it gives me an error:

"cannot open the K:\Mainnnnnnnnnnn\usb\urgenttttttttttt.txt file
make sure a disk is in the drive you specified"

There are many text documents in my hard disk and many even in the same folder but every document is fine but there is a problem in this particular file. I recovered this file using shadow explorer but the recovered file is 518kb in size and many new things i wrote in the notepad are GONE. I have some private text in the document or i would have uploaded it on some site for you. I am unable to copy or move this file to other folders.

There is another error related to this, I deleted an iso file that was in the same portable hard disk by mistake (even from recycle bin) and tried to recover it using "disk digger" (best recovery software for huge files!!). But I get an error which I have never seen before..

"There was an error while reading from the disk: Data error (Cyclic Redundancy error). How would you like to proceed" and no option works out.

I searched google for this error and i came to know that it c... Read more

Answer:Text document error: make sure a disk is in the drive you specified

I assume that you were trying to read the file directly from the external drive. What happens if you copy the file to an internal drive first? If Explorer won't let you copy, try dropping to a command prompt (Win+R, run cmd.exe) and running "xcopy K:\Mainnnnnnnnnnn\usb\urgenttttttttttt.txt c:\ /C". Replace c:\ with another destination if you wish. The /C switch tells it to ignore errors.

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I accidentally reformatted the document drive on a customer computer. I right click the drive and selected format. I meant to do so on another drive

I need software to recover her files. Most of my old recovery software software don't work on windows 7. They were for xp

Recover my files is crashing for some reason and Ontrack easy recovery disappears when I hit save the results

Help please

Answer:I accidentally reformatted document drive. Need help recovering files

Have you tried Recuva?

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I have formatted my hard drive and i have even changed the partion and previously there are four partion of the hard drives but right now there are only two partions of hard drive after formatting.And by mistake i have lost the ms-office document.Can anybody tell me the easiest way of recovering the ms-office document now??????????

Answer:how to recover ms-office document from formatted hard drive

Since you changed the partitioning, it may be nearly impossible, but Recuva is worth a try:"Channeling the spirit of jboy..."

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Hello all,

Selling an old build to a friend of mine. I'm keeping my drives, he's getting everything else. Is there anything I need to do outside of unplugging the drives and sending the computer on it's way? I intend to wipe the SSD which has my OS on it currently (starting fresh on a NVMe SSD) and won't have to bother with HDD as their are no paths to it...just data I manually placed on there.

Please let me know if there are proper steps to take here in doing this. Thank you.

Answer:Selling old build, question on sending it without a drive

Is it an Windows OEM or a Windows Retail that you are "moving" from the old computer onto your new computer?

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Yes, I have a Western Digital Hard drive that failed less than 4 months old. It is still under warranty however I am very skeptical about sending it back for replacement. I don't like knowning that someone could possibly steal my personal information off of the hard drive. Am I being too paranoid? Thanks.

Answer:Sending back defective Hard drive

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I'm using word 2010.
I have a Mailmerge document (actually a company letter with header and footer, used by a package called "Cash4Windows" [C4W]). This document usually has the recipients name and address etc. inserted by C4W.
The document is a template - "xxx.dotx".
What I want to do is strip out the Mailmerge fields and save the document as a normal Word 2010 document, 'cos the User wants to have a blank standard company document available.
I've spent a long time fiddling with the Header and Footer to get just what the User wanted, and I know i could just cut-n-paste the Header and Footer into a new document, then save it as "xxx.docx", but when I looked on various help sites the normal method in Word 2010 seems to be
on the ribbon tab
Select Mailings
Select "Start Mail Merge"
Select "Normal Word Document"
then save the Word document.
I've tried this and it has absolutely no effect, as when I close and reopen Word and select the previously saved document, I still get the "Opening the document will run the following SQL command" splash screen!
I've tried saving the "normalised" document with various different extensions, but nothing seems to get rid of the SQL.
I've also tried opening the VBA editor (Alt+F11) to see if I can find the SQL, thinking that if I can delete the SQL it might cause Word to avoid the prompt, but I can't even find the SQL!!!
I know I'... Read more

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Dear all previously i have posted for Trojan issue and subsequently received responses from your team on time Now i am interested to know or get rid of issue with word 2003, installed in windows home basic 7 platform.......I work in several Word 2003 documents (on Windows 7 platform) at the same time. When I open the first document it stays open (maximized). If I open a second document, the document opens, but then immediately minimizes down to the task bar. Same result if I open a third document. If I click on the minimized documents to open them again, they open and stay open. why I am seeing a button for each open document in the Task Bar. with Thanks 

Answer:word document minimizes on taskbar if i open second document!!

Right-click on the START button - Properties - Taskbar - Group Similar Taskbar Buttons

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I used mail merger to create 25 letters to different locations and different people. The source used for the names and address's were from an excel file. I used "Edit Individual Documents" in order to get all the letters in one document. Now the problem is i need a backup of each letter on my computer and i have no clue if its even possible to save each page in the master document as a unique document. If not, is there a way of saving each unique document of a mail merger?
Thanks in advance.

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On my previous computer with Windows 2000, I was able to make incremental backups of a Microsoft Word document while it was being created by me. The advantage of this was that if an "accident" happened and the document was lost or corrupted before it was completed or saved to a folder, the partially completed document could be retrieved from a special folder somewhere in C-drive. I was able to specify how often a new backup was created (ex.: every 3 minutes, ex.; every 10 minutes, etc.). It is possible that this special folder also contained backups of all previously saved Word documents, which were also being re-backed up every few minutes. -- I cannot find any reference to this on my new computer (Windows XP and Microsoft Word 2002) in the Windows search engine, or in the Word user interface "Help". I cannot remember how I found this feature on my previous (W~2000) computer. -- Thanks

Answer:Word document incremental backing up while the document is being created

I just found where to set up this feature (Word user interface > tools > options > save and also file locations. BUT I STILL NEED HELP BECAUSE THE FEATURE DOES NOT SEEM TO WORK.

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I work at a small non-profit and we have updated two computers with new computers running Windows 7. We use MS Word 2003. I have checked all threads on forum related to this issue, but nothing seems to correct our problem. I would be grateful for any help.

Description of issue: With a Word document open, one should be able to click "File" > "Send To" > Mail Recipient As Attachment", or any of the other mail options, and have the email composition window of Thunderbird pop up. What happens is that Word is attempting to send the attachment via Windows Live Mail. The computer basically freezes. If you try and abort or get out of Word, and error pops up stating you can't close Word until the email has been sent. Finally, you have to force a shut down of the computer.

Internet Explorer shows Thunderbird as default email client. I have check all of the other obvious places for setting the default email client, but I can't seem to find a conflict anywhere on the computer showing Windows Live Email as default client.

As a side note, this employee was using Outlook Express as their email client prior to the computer upgrade and all setting were imported into Windows Live Mail, which was initially used. The employee did not like Windows Live Mail, so I installed Thunderbird. It is used as the default email client and the only issue has been with Word. Additionally, I know that the document could be sent from Windows Explorer by right-cli... Read more

Answer:Can't send Word Document via Thunderbird from open document

Might try uninstalling Word, then reinstalling it.

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I am wondering how to make an hyperlink, from a main document, to a sentence of a sub document that got included through {INCLUDETEXT \\....docx} in the main document?

I posted yesterday this question in another forum.

I do not know how long it will take to get a reply in the other forum. I post the link to the details also in this forum, in order to speed up the process of getting an insight about a posible approach or solution for this problem. I hope this does not violate any of this forum's rules.

Thanks in advance

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I was working on a Word document that someone sent me by email in form of rar and saved the document. I now can't find the revised file and I have lost about 8 hours of work. Any ideas on where I can find this file? I looked in the email that was originally sent, but it is still the old file. I have also done searching on my computer with no luck. Help, I'm desperate!!! I have Word 2007. Please give me reply as soon as possible.

Answer:Cannot find the saved revised document in Word document

If you were only hitting "Save" and not "Save As" the document is likely, unfortunately, gone. You can try opening Word by itself and going through recent documents to see if it shows up. If you opened it directly from the email and the email was in Outlook, you might be able to find it in the Outlook Secure Temp Folder. To get to this folder, the easiest way is to send yourself a PDF file, open the PDF from the email then go to File | Properties and on the General tab (this is from memory, so I might be off a little bit) you'll find a location that you can click on. In this folder, you have a slight chance of finding the modified file. The only other option you have, that I can think of, would be digging through your temp folders hoping to find a .tmp or .doc file in there that has the content, but I give that about a .01% chance of happening. Good Luck!

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Seems there must be some program out there that will create a searchable Explorer-like document (such as html) of the contents of an external USB drive. Anyone know? I can already create lists but I am looking for something as described above.

Answer:Create a searchable Explorer-like document of external drive contents?

This might work ... just be sure to un-check any bundled garbage that may come with the download
SearchMyFiles - CNET

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My screen started developing a thin blue line down the center. At first it only showed up occasionally, and then one day it never went away. It only shows up when the screen background is dark, not white like working with Microsoft Word, etc.A friend who knows a lot about computers hooked it up to an external monitor and said since the line didn't show up on the monitor, it's probably a screen issue not a graphics card issue. I called Lenovo and an super great CSR said since the laptop is still under warranty, I can send it in to Lenovo for repairs. I'm happy to do this because even though the line doesn't really interfere with the computer's performance, it is annoying to look at. However, I'm just a bit worried about sending my laptop via snail mail to a repair center (I've never had to do that with any electronic before thank God, least of all my Thinkpad that's generally permanently attached to me).I asked the CSR if he'd recommend backing up my data - mine's mostly backed up onto an external, but I don't have it backed up anywhere else but the external and there are probably some files that I missed. Also I have sensitive information, passwords etc saved and I was just a little nervous about sending it in the mail because of that. The CSR said not to worry, since he thinks it's a hardware issue and he recommended that I just remove my hard drive before I mail it in. Before I ask my computer tech friend to help me out with that, I just wanted to double check that rem... Read more

Answer:Can I remove hard drive before sending T60 for screen repair?

In your case I would definitely remove the hard drive before sending it in. It only takes one screw to remove it.It will not be a problem. They may or may not reimage (wipe) the hard drive if you send it in.

______________________________________________________T60 2623-D7U, 3 GB Ram. Dual boot XP and Linux Mint.T400 2765-T7U Windows 7Registered Linux User #160145FYI: I am not employed by Lenovo

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I commonly use the great software MS Word 2007. Today I unsuccessfully haven't opened .docx with no reason. I have valuable data in it.

Answer:my document is problem

Hi, and welcome to TSF, have you tried repairing office 2007 info in the link.

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hi,I'm new to this so need help.Since typing letter in WORD and then saving it every time I type a new letter and then go to new document the original letter reappears.Have tried deleting the offending letter but it just keeps reappearing.Any suggestions?

Answer:new document problem

Hi I dont use word but it sounds like you have set the letter as your default,when it shows again clear the letter and then save it again as default then it should come back as a clean sheet,

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Question: document problem

This is Ravi i am getting error while working with document
Error: document cannot be registered and it will not be possible to create links from other documents to this documents
please provide me a solution

Answer:document problem

Ravi, you really must say what program you are working with and what version of Windows.

We could make a guess that its Word, but thats about all.

Have a look at this link for a start.

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Lately, I am unable to open PDF documents downloaded from online companies.
There was an error opening this document. The viewer cannot decrypt this document.

Could you tell me if you can open this PDF document found in California DMV website: (The INF 70 Form)

Nevermind. I updated the Adobe Acrobat software and that fixed the problem.

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  .  That's how I felt!  I downloaded a file off of an email that my mom sent me.  I pressed "Open," and wrote the rest of a narrative I made.  Trust me, it took a while since my narratives don't tend to be just 3 pages.  But when I finished, I saved, but I exited the document.  Now I can't find it!  I downloaded a file called "Poisonous" and it came up as "Poisonous [1]".  So, I saved it, yeah, but it won't show up!  I've searched everywhere!  Any ideas?

Answer:Document Problem!!!!!!!!!

You're infected...,46313.0.html

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Simply it was there as an icon and syncs.
I then opened folder 'documents' properties, and reassigned location to be under c:\users\tricia\Google Drive.
Win10 copied all the files and they were synced to google drive on the web site.
But the icon for google drive vanished.

Here is a picture, it no longer appears, is this normal?
What would happen if I revert the location back to default target ?

Online instruction to do this.
How to: Automatically Backup My Documents Folder To Google Drive

It is working, but the danger is if someone deletes your files on google drive, it will sync back to your pc and delete them too. It is very convenient. To do it the stock way, means you have double files on your PC.

Can google drive be configured to only sync forward, not backwards?

Answer:google drive icon gone after moved document folder location to Gdrive

Browse to C:\Users\Trish and see if the Google Drive icon is listed there. If not, press the Find Target button.

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I use one drive to backup my excel spreadsheets for my small business. I do all the changes on my laptop, save a copy to one drive, then my husband is able to access the spreadsheets from his ipad while he is on the road. What happens if he has a spreadsheet open on his iPad at the same time that I am saving an updated version to one drive?

Answer:Can I save a document update to one drive while the prior version is open on another device?

technically the updated verion should sync. Unless your husband makes changes to the existing or open sheet and saves it after you have done your changes it might update to the last one. Try one sample document to your needs and see how you go? YMMV

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Basically my email is sending emails away, I found out cause some didn't make it to the senders and my MSN Messenger is sending out virus links to friends. Here's my DDS and other info.

DDS (Ver_09-12-01.01) - NTFSx86
Run by Owner at 11:07:47.71 on Sun 01/03/2010
Internet Explorer: 6.0.2900.2180
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition 5.1.2600.2.1252.1.1033.18.510.159 [GMT -8:00]

============== Running Processes ===============

C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunch
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe -k hpdevmgmt
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k HPZ12
C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\Digital Imaging\Unload\hpqcmon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k HPZ12
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k imgsvc
C:\Program Files\WildTangent\DDC\DDCManager\DDCMan.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Live\Messenger\msnmsgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Software Update\HPWuSchd2.exe
C:\Program Files\OLYMPUS\OLYMPUS Master 2\MMonitor.exe
C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\Digital Imaging\bin\hpqtra08.exe
C:\Program Files\TELUS eCare\bin\mpbtn.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe -k HTTPFilter
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Answer:Hotmail sending SPAM emails, and Messenger sending Links, please help.

Hello and welcome to Tech Support Forum.

My name is km2357 and I will be helping you to remove any infection(s) that you may have.

I will be giving you a series of instructions that need to be followed in the order in which I give them to you.

If for any reason you do not understand an instruction or are just unsure then please do not guess, simply post back with your questions/concerns and we will go through it again.

Please do not start another thread or topic, I will assist you at this thread until we solve your problems.

Lastly the fix may take several attempts and my replies may take some time but I will stick with it if you do the same.

Sorry for the delay in replying, the forum is very busy. If you still need help, please post a fresh DDS Log

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"How can I convert an Excel document into a Word document?"

Answer:How can I convert an Excel document into a Word document?

When you Paste into Word,Select Paste Special,It should offer you the choice of Unformatted TextOrWhen Paste into Word,look to lower right corner of your paste areathere will be a small Drop BoxClick on the Drop Box and select Keep Text OnlyMIKE

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URGENT!! (Isn't it always?) I need to convert a multiple tab excel document to a word document. I read that I can save as a pdf, then convert to word but I have only Adobe Reader. If this can be done, is there a way to conserve the original format and the links in the excel doc?I would prefer leaving in excel but the customer needs a word document. Also, just in case I can convince to leave in excel -- is there a way to print the excel file as one document without printing each tab separately? If so, how do I ensure the formatting looks good to print as a regular 8.5 x 11 document?Thanks for any help.

Answer:Converting an excel document to word document

Depending of the size and shape of your Excel sheets can't you just open Word and Insert File?MIKE

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I have enrolled in college after 35 years away.  My professor is posting all documents in Word form.   I have Works.  Can I convert them to open into Works?  Can anybody walk me through it step by step?  I have Word installed, but haven't "bought" the program (free trial that came on computer).  When I try to save the word document and change the save as, I don't get any options except Microsoft Word 97 and All Files.

Answer:How to convert a Word Document to a Works Document

What version works and word?

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I have problem, when I put link to .XPS document in MS word document, i can't open this link, nothing hapens , links to other file types works fine. XPS document opens without problem with IE when opening file from folder. I tried to lower security setings in IE hidden security zone "my computer" , but this wont help. There is no problem in Windows 7 with xps links. But i need it to work in Vista. I think it's some kind of security problems. Any ideas ?

Vindows Vista32 SP2
MS Office 2007 SP2

Answer:Can't open .XPS document link from word document

Will this be any help:

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Help! I had a virus on my Dell Dim. 3000. Sometimes when I start it it wont even show me a task bar or start menu. It said my ip address was all zeros but I managed to fix that. Now it says Dhcp not enabled and my NetBIOS over Tcpip is disabled. It's not sending/receiving packets. What other info is needed/how do I fix it ??

Answer:Primary drive 1 not found/modem not sending or receiving packets

after a virus the best thing is a complete reinstall of the system after a format. This is due to virus's being hacking tools and leaving back doors into your system.

That would be my recommendation.

Otherwise do a repair install of xp which should correct/refresh the OS but keep your data/apps intact.

Primary drive not found is a bios informational error and could indicate impending drive failure.

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A friend has scanned a document and sent it to me but I cant open it. I am using windows 98SE and have Kodak Imaging for Windows and Epson PhotoQuick 3.4. The error message is "the documents format is invalid or not supported" any ideas?

Answer:Scanned document problem

You need to find out what file format the document has been sent to you in, (jpeg,tiff,bmp etc), right click it and select properties that should tell you what it it, next you need to download and install a viewer program that will open that particular file, (and others) members on the forum seem to favour Irfan view but there are plenty of other free ones about, some are available from click hereHope this helps...alB

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I have a problem in uploading a document . As I upload, it cancel it and show ' Double Extension Not Allowed '. What I do now?

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Hereís one thatís got me baffled. I have Office 2000 on my system, and my wife has created a Word document. Now for some strange reason whenever I open a new document, that document that my wife created is opened! Stranger yet, I cannot find that file anywhere on my system. If I click on save, it asks what to name it, and where to save it. Which indicates that the file was never saved in the first place!

So the question is, how do I stop this file from appearing?


Answer:Word Document Problem!

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I typed a document in Word and highlighted it to change the font. As I did that the document went away. I was at the top of the screen without clicking any other button. I did not save the document since I was not finished with it. What happened?

Answer:Word document problem

Could you somehow have changed the font color to white or selected a font that may be corrupt?

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I made a backup of some documents on a cd, but know when i try to open any document the only thing i can see is a lot of littles squars and some strange characters, (Sometimes word prompt me to select the correct text encoding, but no matters what i select i still cant see anything)

Is there any way to recover my docs??


Answer:Word Document problem


Moved you to Business Applications for more response


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Hi, I have a few word documents saved in the ebooks folder and when i open them some type of file appears in the folder that has is called the original files name but with juggled up letters. It is only 1 kb long, why is this? And how can i stop this from happening? thank you. Also can anyone help me with my previous problem of internet files appearing in my ebooks after I have browsed the internet. They seem to be pictures and adverts. thank you in anticipation

Answer:document problem in my ebooks

can anyone help please?

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I have a Dell 2650 Laptop with Windows XP and everytime I turn the computer on and it goes thru startup process it will open the "My Documents" file,it hasn't always done this and gets annoying.....

Any help would be appreciated.

This is my first post.
I "stumbled" across the site.:cool

Answer:Document file pop-up problem

Thank you, that did it.

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I created a Word document which I then wirelessly save on my desktop computer.When I open same document which originally was only 1 A4 page length, it now shows on the desktop as 22 pages long with loads of hieroglyphic symbols!Anyone hazard a guess at whether this is caused by a fault in the Word programme or is it an operating system problem?How do I correct this problem?Before anyone says it if I use the laptop to read the document it is fine.

Answer:Word Document Problem?

I would guess something got corrupted in the transfer. Try sending it again and see what happens. Obviously you could use a usb key to transfer it as well. It could also be that the file was encrypted by the wireless.

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I have two systems that are identical.  When I run the following code in powershell.  The Document is mshtml.HTMLDocumentClass.  But when I run the same code on the other system.  The Document is System.__ComObject.
Why is the Document different on the other system.  When I try to do a getelementbyID.  It works when the document is of type mshtml.HTMLDocumentClass.  But it fails when document is of type System.__ComObject. 

I have the same version of IE version 11.  The same version of powershell version 3.0.
$ie = new-object -com "InternetExplorer.Application"

Application          : System.__ComObject
Parent               : System.__ComObject
Container            :
Document             : mshtml.HTMLDocumentClass
TopLevelContainer    : True
Type                 : HTML Document
Left                 : 125
Top                  : 47
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Answer:Problem with IE 11 mshtml document.

This was not the answer.  I've found a different solution to the problem.  I'm suspicious that the real problem may be that I uninstalled Microsoft Office.Please close this thread.


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Please help me to solve my problem with Microsoft Office Word 2016. When I try to open one very imporrtant docx format file I get this error message: "There was a problem reading this document ".
So my question is, how to repair word?
Hopefully someone will be able to help me with this.

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hi all,

I'm sure this is very basic to solve but I am not a hugely experienced user of office.

I am trying to make a table in word 2000; but with the names in the margins at 90 degrees to each other. (does that make sence?) Actually what I would like to do is have the months of the year JAN, FEB, MAR, etc running vertically down the page to save space.

Hope someone can help.


Answer:document properties problem

Highlight the cells you are going to put the names of the months in then right click inside the selected area, left click on "Text Direction."

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Just bought HP all-in-one printer and Document viewer program came with it. Scanned document and then inserted annotations but cannot save nor print them. Anybody have similar problem? help!

Answer:HP Document Viewer Problem

Need more info in order to figure out an answer to your question:

Which HP product did you use? When you scanned the document what file format did you choose. How did you do the annotation - in HP software, or other software?

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Every thing was fine until tonight and I have no idea what I have done.
I have Text Document on deskktop and have entries in it,
I could add entries or delete items until tonight.

But I did somethng tonlght which floors me.

I opened Text Doc and found I could not add.or delete anything. The cursor is there and moves around and will highlight text
When I highlight a line or more of text it is highlited with on the left, end an icon (Accelerator) and no delete possible.

I can click on the Accelerator symbol a popup box with to list a few: Email with windows;search bing; Map with Bing; Search with Google. P{lus several others.

I have searched all info re accelerators but unable to delete or disable ths thing.

How can I remove Accelerator and get back to normal?

Advice apprecilated

Answer:Text Document problem ,(win 7 , IE8)

Uhhh...use Notepad not IE...right-click the file > Open with...

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Sure I've opened lots of these before, for some reason won't let me. Needs a file association I think. Only have .docm and docx in control panel. The .doc is an attachment in an e-mail.Dell inspiron, windows vista, microsoft works, windows mail. TIA TR

Answer:Problem opening .doc document

What office suite have you got? It may be that you have an older version and someone is sending you something from a newer version and you need a compatibilty pack

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I have a Dell Inspiron 1501 running on Microsoft Vista home basic, with Microsoft office 2007. Occasionally when I open a document and make some changes I cannot save the document. I must save the document with another name. For example I have a client list with addresses and email addresses. If I open the document, "CLIENT LIST 2008", and make some changes when I hit the save icon it asks for another name of the current document. So I end up having to save it as CLIENT LIST 2008A and then delete the original document CLIENT LIST 2008 and then rename CLIENT LIST 2008A to CLIENT LIST 2008, the original document. It's a pain in the a**. What must I do to just save my documents to the original name.Peter

Answer:Problem saving an old document

I don't use 2007 - still make do with old 2000.Occurs to me tho that maybe somewhere the file is being seen and regarded as read only - and so need for file change because write is not allowed for a save.  I can only think of plowing thru your preferences/options in relevant application to see if there is some setting available to change.Or even the original file attributes.

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I have some problem with printing this document:

Any idea why ? I don-t know, maybe it is protected in some way.


Answer:Problem printing PDF document

If you look at the security settings (click on the padlock on the left hand side of the screen) it says that it's protected. You can also look at the permission details which shows you that you aren't allowed to print. Not sure how or if you can get round this.

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