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  1. Chechen spelling dictionary

    It would be great to have Chechen spelling dictionary available for download from Microsoft official resources.

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    • Поддерживаю идею!

      Чеченский язык должен быть введён в Word для Windows

      152 votes
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        Chechen spelling dictionary

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        • Fix the long-standing issue with if..then..else in Word footer

          In Word footer if an "If...then...Else" check is present, it wont automatically update as the document changes. For example, if there is an ‘IF THEN ELSE STATEMENT’ in the footer which commands Word to display a certain string only if the page number {PAGE} is not equal to the number of pages {NUMPAGES}, this will not show the string without going to print preview or without switching between merge code view and "Preview results" view (ALT + F9).

          sample code in footer -

          i.e.
          IF {PAGE} = {NUMPAGES} “” “

          Signature of witness"

          Please fix this issue so that the…

          46 votes
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          • Please add more read aloud voices

            I love the read aloud function but it needs to have more voice options including ones that feature a female voice. Also as it is reading have it where it shows what line it is reading and have it track which word it is reading as it goes along. This way it would help those with disabilities including vision impairments

            41 votes
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            • Could you add plagiarism detector

              This will help a lot student from all ages in our assignments.

              Please add this feature

              22 votes
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              • Fix font rendering in Word 2016

                The OpenType serif font that we use for our documents (Berling) looks fine in Word 2010, but it renders as a jaggy, sans-serif font (similar to a low-resolution version of Arial) in Word 2016. This is true for all variants of the Berling font we use: roman, italics, bold and bold italic. Just to be clear, the font we use is Berling, not Berlin.

                25 votes
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                • Predictive Text / Smart Typing is needed badly.

                  Please add the option to enable a feature while typing repetitive words / sentences.

                  I typed a document of 30 pages and had to copy and paste same words almost hundred times. I wish if Predictive Text / Smart Typing feature was there then this would have saved me hours of searching, copying and pasting... please add this feature... it is a must...

                  19 votes
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                  • Option to skip first header row of a table

                    Upon creating a table that has a header row and another 'header row' that is located in the middle of the table, it is not possible for the header row in the middle of the table to repeat when the table extends onto a new page. (This feature currently only works with the header that is the very first row of the table)

                    If the 'header row' in the middle of the table is also placed as the first row in the table, then a "Skip First Header Row" feature would be able to hide that first row but enable…

                    71 votes
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                    • Make Word free for college students

                      Have Word free for college students. It makes it hard to work on a paper in the dorms on their own laptops when ever Word will not let them do to the fact that they have to pay for it. Some of the students are on a fixed budget.

                      33 votes
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                      • Higlighting track changes

                        As a technical writer and reviewer I would really appreciate to have the option of highlighting track changes in yellow, the way searched text is highlighted after a search in MSWord. They would be even easier to see especially when there are quite a few in a compact text.
                        Thank you

                        13 votes
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                        • Add "maternalism" to the dictionary

                          "Paternalism" is in the dictionary, but "maternalism" isn't. I get the feeling this could be an issue

                          14 votes
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                          • Open a blank document when I click to open word.

                            Throughout office, when I click on the icons for word or powerpoint, it opens a pane with all the layouts. I just want them to open the blank document and get out f the way. It is always possible to highlight the layouts, if you feel its necessary to remind people, some of who use these multiple times everyday! This is the least useful in word, where the uses for templates are really low, and perhaps the most useful for powerpoint that often needs templates.

                            19 votes
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                            • Word is not easy to use. Due to the increasing complexity of latest versions it DESPERATELY needs a menu search.

                              Word is not easy to use. Due to the increasing complexity of latest versions it DESPERATELY needs a menu search. If I want to find a menu item but cannot locate it, I should be able to search for say "insert table" or whatever on the menu.

                              19 votes
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                              • I want to type in the center of the screen all the time. Have doc scroll up behind my typing. Not have cursor move down to bottom.

                                I am an author and I have used Word for all of my 30 plus books, but one feature in word is missing. I would like to have the typing position “frozen in the middle of the screen” or set on the middle of the screen. That way, as I write the pages will scroll up line by line, behind my work. That would be different from the cursor moving down. Can there be a setting for this? NOT centering the page and stuff like that. I want the cursor to move along as I type from left to right…

                                12 votes
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                                • Once again: Bring back the Offline help in Office!

                                  The best online help is completely useless when I'm offline!
                                  It's absolutely incomprehensible to deliver a software product without offline help!

                                  19 votes
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                                  • Please add more read alound voices

                                    I love the option to have word to read my writing aloing from the review tab however you only have 2 voice options avalible. Please add more voices perferable female voices so there is a more of a varity to pick from

                                    16 votes
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                                    • Add a cut option

                                      When you want to use only a certain section of a photo, what do you do? You cut it out. Microsoft should put a cut option for photo so that people can cut the part out that they want.

                                      14 votes
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                                      • When I click on "open" there appears a list of "recent" documents. That list starts with "Yesterday". Should start with "earlier today"

                                        On clicking "Open" there appears a list of "recent" documents. That list starts with "Yesterday". I propose it to start with "earlier today."

                                        14 votes
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                                        • Add pages to word as excel has

                                          Add pages to word as excel has. So related documents are located in the one location. And connecting features, so make an adjustment on one page, which is replicated (=) in another, so auto updates.

                                          20 votes
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