Office 2010

PowerPoint Saving Pictures

Dear Computer Lady, I’ve been subscribed to your newsletter for a number of years and appreciate all the advice I’ve learned from you. I have a question for you today– Friends send me Power Point slide shows with beautiful pictures. Occasionally I see one I would love for a desktop. Is there a way to […]

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Excel Formats Email Addresses

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, I am baffled by a cell format issue in Excel (ver. 2003). For some unknown reason, when I enter a person’s email address in a cell, Excel automatically formats the entry with a “Mailto” format or tag. So when I click on the cell, my email client opens up with a blank […]

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Free Spreadsheet Programs

Dear Computer Lady, I got Windows 7 and I find that Microsoft Works is not there anymore. I want to do spreadsheets. Can you help? I have some of your lessons but haven’t seen anything about that. Thanks, Helen

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Use Office 2003 on a New Computer

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, I installed my copy of Microsoft office 2003 on my new HP computer that came with Microsoft office starter 2010. I was using office 2003 but decided to try the office starter 2010. I do not like it and just want to use the office 2003 but now my excel & word […]

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Does Office Starter Expire?

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, I bought a 2011 HP. It has the Microsoft Office Starter 2010. Is that permanent, or will it have to be bought? Thank you so much, Hazel

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Word Document Too Small

Dear Computer Lady, I was typing in Word 2010 and all of a sudden the size of the document got very small and the size of the text became so small I can’t read it at all. This is just a starter version of Word 2010 that came with my new laptop. Thanks so much […]

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Excel Changing Spelling of Names

Dear Computer Lady, When I created a spreadsheet, Excel changes the spelling of a Stock Name I typed in a column. The only way I can keep the name from reflecting what Excel is changing it to is to put a 1 in front of the Stock Name(Example: Stock Name is ANC, Excel changes it […]

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How To Change Size of Insertion Point

Dear Computer Lady, I have office 2010, in word when typing can’t see the cursor. How do I made it visible? Thanks, Gram

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Excel 2010 problem

Dear Computer Lady, My wife and I love your column! I just purchased a new Toshiba Satelitte A665D-S6051 laptop running Windows 7. Through a licensing agreement with Microsoft and the university I am attending, I was able to install a fully licensed download of Office 2010 to use while I am a student there. My […]

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Upgrading Office

Dear Computer Lady, If I upgrade to MS Office 2007 from MS Office 2000, will I be able to retrieve my old documents from 2000 so I can use them in the 2007 version and how would I transfer them? Thank you, Claudia

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