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  1. Bug - SharePoint Document Property - Unable to Clear Text Field

    Reproduction Steps:

    Add a SharePoint Document library text field to a Word Document using the Word "Document Property" field - Insert / Quick Parts.

    Edit the field in the Word form and add the word "test".

    Click to a different field.

    Go back to the text field and clear out the field.

    You now get the error: "The length of this text must be at least 1 characters."

    Add a space character to this field and you now get another weirder error: "This text does not follow the required pattern (.*\s*)*\S+(.*\s*)*."

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    • Make Word REF & STYLEREF Fields work better with custom List Formats

      My level 1 headings must have a list format of "%1.0 " (i.e. manually appended period, zero, and two spaces). Ref fields pointing to such heading numbers include the two spaces (bad). Adding the trim switch "\t" to the field deletes the period, zero, and spaces (bad). StyleRef Fields have to use the \s switch which also deletes the period, zero, and spaces.

      Ideas for how to fix:
      -Allow for "%0" in the listformat to add zeros that won't be trimmed
      -Add a field switch that only trims spaces.
      -Implement string manipulation in field codes
      -Change the \t switch (REF)…

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      • A full range of good quality emoji`s for word 2016 PC would be very handy

        A full range of good quality emoji`s for word 2016 PC would be very handy

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        • IMPROVE DICTATION

          I Like the dictation feature. Having it stand alone with more features would be awesome.

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              • 优化打印卡机的现象

                优化打印卡机的现象

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                  • auto-save

                    I know it Auto-Recovers but it would be AWESOME if you auto-saved. Thanks voters!

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                    • Merriam-Webster dictonary

                      Merriam-Webster dictionary available to check spelling and meaning.

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                      • Shortcut/hotkey option for the new dictate feature

                        Add a shortcut/hotkey option for the new dictate feature

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                        • Hint Option For Password-Protected Documents

                          Can we have the option when password-protecting Word documents of associating a hint with the password - I've accrued a fair few passwords now for opening different Word documents and I'm beginning to struggle to remember which password opens which document.

                          Background: With the recent implementation of the GDPR, a lot of Word documents must be password-protected.

                          Thanks :)

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                          • To-Do Tasks, AI, and Word

                            I just read the blog post about the new AI features that will be coming to Word at some point in the future. I just wanted to write in and suggest, if it is not already set up to do this, can you please have that feature sync the tasks, on mobile, to the Microsoft To-Do app and on desktop to Outlook under Tasks (which I believe syncs with the To-Do app. I just want it to sync so Outlook or the Microsoft To-Do app can send me a reminder of that task that needs to be done in said…

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                              • Go back to the original spelling and grammar check for Word documents.

                                Please return to the original spelling and grammar check for Word documents. The automatic update now says "Check document," adds the number of spelling and grammar errors, won't check only a highlighted section, and requires separate steps to check spelling and grammar. It is difficult to use and time consuming. The spelling and grammar check that was in Word remains in Outlook for email. Please go back to that method for Word documents. This is a very bad upgrade and makes me question using Office 365.

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                                • Header edit option

                                  When "edit header" is selected via right clicking on the header, there needs to be an option that allows the user to select between editing header and edit header on this page only.

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                                  • Can changes be color coded in the Compare function of two documents

                                    Can changes be color coded in the Compare function of two documents. Like red for deletions, blue for additions; like diffdoc
                                    It is hard to read from the document at a glance what the changes are without the review pane; or if the comparison ended up looking like a document with track changes.

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                                    • May I suggest you make Word work? My keys do not work 95% of the time.

                                      I don’t know if you sent a recent Word update last night, but now half my keys don’t work in Word. Worked fine yesterday. I have a job to do. This job puts food in my mouth. Please fix this issue right away. This is not happening in any other program.

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                                        • Proportional size for furigana/ruby text

                                          If you try to change the font size of a word whit furigana, the furigana wo'nt adapt to the new size. This need to be fixed. Also, users should be able to automatically display furigana in more than a few paragraphs.

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