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Word product key

Dear Computer Lady, I purchased a refurb HP laptop with Word. I cannot find the 25 digit code needed to register Word. There was no included info to register this. Any ideas? Sue

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Double Space Word

Dear Computer Lady, I have Windows XP and Microsoft Word. There are some documents for which I need the lines double spaced. When I click on FORMAT, I cannot find a direction for that order. Can you tell me what I must do? Thank you, TwoJunes

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Bookmarks in Word

Dear Computer Lady, I’m writing a novel and want to save it chapter by chapter and as a whole piece as I move along. I don’t want to have to scroll through 14 chapters, for example, to get to chapter 15 on which I am working. But I do want the entire work in one […]

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Word AutoCorrect

Dear Computer Lady, When typing a letter in Microsoft Word and when you continue the sentence on the next line Word always capitalizes the first word on the next line. Can this be changed? Your newsletters are very informative. Thanks, Earl in Michigan Dear Earl, Word capitalizes the first word in a new line because […]

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Buying MS Office

Dear Computer Lady, Is it possible to buy a computer that is loaded with MS Office instead of taking home MS Works and having to buy MS Office and remove Works and load Office. Thanks, Sharon PS: (I now have Office 2007, trying to get the nerve to remove the Works and load Office!  ohhhhhhhhhhhhhh […]

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Save Family Cookbook File

  Dear Computer Lady, I am making a family cookbook for our 95th annual reunion in August. I am wondering about sharing it. I have it typed up in Works, but I know not everyone uses that program. Would something like Adobe be better? I would like to hand out discs and hard copies. Thank […]

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Saved By My Backup

  Dear Computer lady.  Just wanted to let you know that the Carbonite Online Back up is worth it’s weight in gold. I have writing two novels and about a dozen short stories and always save them after every update or revision (I thought) After not working on any of my writing for a few […]

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Bookmarks In Word Document

  Dear Computer Lady, I’m writing a novel and want to save it chapter by chapter and as a whole piece as I move along.  I don’t want to have to scroll through 14 chapters, for example, to get to chapter 15 on which I am working. But I do want the entire work in […]

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How to clean up email

[ad]Dear Computer Lady, Dick from San Francisco said that he copies his e-mail into Word to get rid of the >>>. Can you tell me how to do this? Also, I read our local newspaper on the Internet.  When I want to print an article, it is always too wide for my printer and leaves […]

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Open Office

  OpenOffice.org 2.0  http://www.openoffice.org OpenOffice.org is a multi-platform office productivity suite. It includes a word processor that is compatible with MS Word, a spreadsheet, a presentation manager, and drawing program.  I have installed Open Office for several of my customers, and my 18 year old Son is using it and telling his friends about it. […]

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