Opening Screen in 2007
Using Office 2007
When one of my users open Publisher, she sees a "Getting Started With
Publisher" screen when she must choose "blank page size" and then navigate
through all the blank page sizes that are available to find the standard 8
1/2 by 11. This happens every time she launches Publisher.
Another user opens Publisher and immediately has a blank page that is 8 1/2
by 11 and is ready for typing. I have looked under Tools / Customize and
Tools / Options to find the place to uncheck the getting started screen as
the opening screen. Cannot find what I'm loo...Can I get menus in 2007
Is there any way to get a menu bar w/ word 2007?
I like 2007 but the choices in the tabs are not sufficient and I have to
fight to get the function I need.
Add what you want to the Quick Access Toolbar.
Hope this helps.
Please reply to the newsgroup unless you wish to avail yourself of my
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"John Coltrane" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Is there any way to get a menu bar w/...excel file does not open when doubleclicked
we have a user accesing office packages through terminal server. whenever he
receive an excel attachment in outlook 2003 , he cannot open it by double
clicking on it. no error message is displayed. the excel program opens with a
black sheet in the background.
to open the file , we need to go through file => open and select the
received file (it has to be saved first).
please advise ,
Tools, Options, General tab
Untick "Ignore other applications"
Close Excel and try again
"kryshzt" <email@example.com...links inside emails won't open #2
I have Outlook Express 6 and it will not open any web
links whether in the form of a web page or as a simple
text URL in a message. But I can copy an embedded link
and paste it into IE, and the link is valid. I can also
save the message as an HTML document, open it outside of
Outlook, click the link and IE will connect me to it.
If I click a link within Outlook, Outlook locks up
completely and I have to close it using Task Manager.
This started just a few weeks ago, until then this
feature worked every time. Thank you - Al
>I have Outlook Expre...New Workbook When Opening Excel
Somehow I've lost my "new" workbook when I open excel. It opens with
grey in the workbook space and Getting Started on the right. I'd like
it to open with a new workbook ready to go, no Getting Started, but
can't figure out how. Thanks.
Check to see if you have a workbook in your XLStart folder.
If you do, move it (or delete it??)
> Somehow I've lost my "new" workbook when I open excel. It opens with
> grey in the workbook space and Getting Started on the right. I'd like
> it to open with a n...Get $500 to your PAYPAL Account by just one CLICK)
i have hidden the form of getting $500 to your PAYPAL ACCOUNT....CLICK
on the IMAGE which is on the RIGHT SIDE of the website http://tricks-4u.4-all.org/
...why do i get #### in my formula cell?
I don't really know much about Excel, and my formula (it's just simple
arithmetic formulas) returns with ##### displayed on the cell, with a tooltip
showing the cell's correct value when I hover over it.
airn, make the column wider and see if that helps
Always backup your data before trying something new
Please post any response to the newsgroups so others can benefit from it
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Using Excel 2002 & 2003
"airn" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
news:C6F4DD7C-3D7D-475C-894D-0F7745735666@microso...How do I get focus back on an Excel file?
When automating Excel, if there is a picture (graphic) on the worksheet, when
the file is opened, the picture has the focus and mouse-clicks anywhere on
the Excel window are lost. Is there a way to get the focus back so that
other cells can be editted?
Insert this line of code into the macro:
You could also rework the code to avoid selecting the shape in the first
Jon Peltier, Microsoft Excel MVP
Peltier Technical Services
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"Stumpiana" <Stumpiana...Installed Exchange 2003 Server on new Hardwar... How to get rid of old Exchange 2000 Server?
Our single domain company (Win 2000 DC's) was running a single Exchange 2000
server. I bought a new server, installed Windows 2003 Server on it, joined
it to the domian (non-DC) and then installed Exchange 2003 Server on that
and joined it to the site. I then pointed our MX records towards the new
box. As soon as I verified connectivity, I began moving user's mailboxes
over 1 by 1. Everyone is now running smoothly on the new server. I have
not as of yet removed the old server (still on, running, no mialboxes).
The problem is, that as soon as I turn off the old Exchange 2000 s...Re: Inbox subfolder deleted with its contence, can it be recovered?
I have a user at work who has deleted his inbox subfolder, with all it
content. Believing he had a e-mail highlighted that he wanted t
delete, he deleted by using shift delete, so it perminately deleted th
contents but instead he had the subfolder highlighted, did not look a
the warning message saying you are going to delete "hunter folder an
its contents" *sigh* is there any way this contents be recovered? usin
a thirdparty recovery tool? Thanks in advance
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----------------...Opening/linking .xlsx files
I have had trouble linking new .xlsx files to my existing .xls files. Excel
would shut down. So I started saving all my files in the old .xls format.
I recently created a new file using .xlsx, but when I try to reopen it,
Excel shuts down.
Are you able to open Excel 2007?
Try to create a new file and reopen it. If this does not work then try...
Close Excel first and On the Windows Taskbar
1) Start->Run-> excel.exe /unregserver ->OK.
2) Start->Run-> excel.exe /regserver ->OK.
See the space between exe and /regserver
You might have to design...Long delay in opening New Message windows
My Windows mail has recently developed the problem of taking 10 seconds or
more just to open a create new message window. How do I fix this?
Did you add any 3rd party software into the Add Ins
Please Reply to Newsgroup for the benefit of others
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"Jembeaux" <Jembeaux@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> My Windows mail has recently developed the problem of taking 10 seconds or
> more just to open a create ne...Is there a way to have 2 Outlook email accounts open at the same .
Currently I have to close one email account before checking my second email
account, which I do all day long and is a bit of a nuisance. Please help!
There's got to be a way that I can keep both open and just click on the bar
on the bottom of the page to go from one to the other with ease ... please
tell me how to do that! Thank you!!!
It's so easy to do, I'm sure that's why you missed it. Tools > Email
Accounts... > Add the other accounts. Each will show in the same Outlook
window, but in different PSTs.
"Diane" <Diane@discuss...Configuration restarts each time an Office module is opened
I am going quite mad.
I have installed Microsoft Office Home and Student 2007 on one Vista
notebook. Well and good.
I try it on another notebook, register it successfully and now each time I
open Word it tries to perform a setup again, with a Configuration Progress
dialogue popping up. A few decades later Word appears. There is absolutely
no indication what the problem may be.
Any ideas are welcome.
Never mind. Problem solved. The registry needed manual editing.
"J Andr� Labuschagn�" <email@example.com> wrote in messa...How do I get the data/xml/export option
My export option is disabled under data/xml tab. What is the exact feature I
need to install to get this export xml option. I didn't install all the
option during excel installation. Which specific install tab are required
during excel installation?
One way would be to do a web query, first preformat the cells as text, then
do the query (data>import external data>new web query), put in the web site
address, select the part you want to import, under properties select
preserve cell formatting and do the import
(No private emails pleas...Getting to grips with MOOL
I've bought, downloaded and installed MOOL, only to find it's not quite what
I thought (I know some others have been disappointed by the reality vs
representation), but more importantly that there's really no guidance on
using it. I'm quite surprised how difficult I'm finding it as I've never
struggled with any non-specialist applications before, but perhaps I'm just
ageing badly! Anyway, can anyone give me a simple guide to getting going?
What I would like: Basically I'd like something rather like Exchange. I
(now) understand that MOOL won't do ...get network login name
I have the following code to get the network login name:
Private Declare Function apiGetUserName Lib "advapi32.dll" Alias _
"GetUserNameA" (ByVal lpBuffer As String, nSize As Long) As Long
Function fOSUserName() As String
' Returns the network login name
Dim lngLen As Long, lngX As Long
Dim strUserName As String
strUserName = String$(254, 0)
lngLen = 255
lngX = apiGetUserName(strUserName, lngLen)
If lngX <> 0 Then
fOSUserName = Left$(strUserName, lngLen - 1)
fOSUserName = vbNullString
E...Can't get newsgroup messages posted by self
I have a weird issue with Windows Live Mail concerting synchronizing messages
from newsgroups. If I post a message to the Microsoft private newsgroups
(privatenews.microsoft.com), I don't see the post but I can see new posts by
other users. If I use Outlook Express on Windows XP, I see my posts. I don't
have problems with WLM synchronizing my hotmail e-mail.
Any idea how I can troubleshoot this issue?
"Teo Lachev" <TeoLachev@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> I have a weird issu...Help, how do I get an exe file with outlook 2002.
is there a way to turn off the GD stupid F#@$ing level
one interecept "feature" in outlook?
I am so angry with this stupid program@!
I need to download an exe file and cannot with this
Maybe if you washed your mouth out with soap, someone would be willing to
help you. This is a technical forum -- not a place for ranting fools.
"Sean" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> is there a way to turn off the GD stupid F#@$ing level
> one interecept "feature" in outlook?
> I am so angr...attachment getting stripped off
I have Outlook 2000 and every time I origionate an email
from my home computer with an attachment it gets stripped
off before it gets to the addressee. I can foward emails
with attachments and they stick. Any tips
are you using RTF format? if so, switch to plain text and see if it helps.
Diane Poremsky [MVP - Outlook]
Author, Teach Yourself Outlook 2003 in 24 Hours
Coauthor, Visual Quick Start Guide - OneNote 2003
Outlook Tips: http://www.outlook-tips.net/
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Search for answe...Email messages in project center not showing in Entourage inbox
I am using Entourage 2004 version 11.4.0 on a Macbook with OSX version
10.5.8. I have several projects set up in the Project Center and email
from some contacts are automatically made part of the different
projects. Up until last week, all of my emails were showing up in the
regular Mail Inbox, with the project marked by the colored dot in the
Projects column. Now, however, some emails show up in the Project
Center mail window, but not in the regular Inbox view. It has caused
me to miss a few emails and is getting frustrating. Has anyone else
experienced this? Or does anyone know what ...Trying to get a type of video file format to open and run on my we
I created a video using Windows Movie maker and saved as .wmp file. I saved
it to my computer and then inserted on my web page under Front Page 2003.
Nothing! I then converted the file to avi format - still nothing! I then
tried mpeg4 still nothing. The manual is next to useless on this subject.
Anyone tell me what I need to do so that when a user opens up the page the
video plays automatically.
Save as a .wmv and insert a suitable player into the page.
For IE only,
Insert->Web Component->Advanced Controls->ActiveX Control
Choose Window...Open Close workbooks
HI I have a workbook that user's use to input changed data each day into
severval different worksheets, once data is entered they have to save it as
filename(date) what I need is a macro that will close the saved workbook and
re-open the original.
eg saved worksheet is tallysheet28-8-05 original workbook tallysheet
Look in the VBA for SaveCopyAs
Your origenal workbook stay open and a copy will be saved with the name you want
Dim wb As Workbook
Set wb = ActiveWorkbook
wb.SaveCopyAs "C:\" & wb.Name & " " & Format(Now, "dd-mm-yy h-mm-ss"...XLSX Files Will Not Open
Using Windows 7 / Excel 2007. I can open old xls files using Excel 2007 but
can not open any xlsx files. When I select an xlsx file to open, a new blank
worksheet opens instead of the selected file. The "ignore other
applications" box is unchecked as recommended in other posts and I have
re-installed Office. Neither solved the problem. Please help. Kind regards,
...Opening E-mail with excel attachment
I cannot open excel files people send me through e-mail it asks to check if path and filename are correct and that I have all the libraries required, i have excel97...can someboby please help m
Try this first
In Microsoft Excel 97, on the Tools menu, click Options. Click the General tab. Clear the Ignore Other Applications checkbox,
and click OK.
Regards Ron de Bruin
(Win XP Pro SP-1 XL2000-2003)
"jay" <email@example.com> wrote in message news:5B135A4B-65A9-47FB-BDA1-A884C31BAC55@microsoft.com...
> I cannot open excel files peo...