Word randomly rescales equations and other embedded objects
Sometimes in a Word document containing several equations, after closing and reopening Word, the equations have been randomly rescaled. The proportions aren't off by more than a few percent, but it's noticeable. An example would be height & width of 97x101%, when of course the original was 100x100%. To be clear, this isn't with a specific version of WinWord, but it is specific to equations created MS Equation 3.0 and MathType  IOW, equation objects. We've seen this happen with other objects too, primarily embedded Excel charts, so it does seem like it's Word causing the issue, and not Equation Editor, MathType, nor Excel or any other app.
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88 comments

Kevin Smith commented
So disappointed in Microsoft this issue has been there for as long as I can remember and still has not been resolved. It is a serious issue with few votes because most people think the problem is with Mathtype rather then with Microsoft

Anonymous commented
Please fix this as ASAP. I have a book with 1000 pages of math formulas and this bug is a nightmare!

Anonymous commented
Linux here I come

Anonymous commented
This really needs to be fixed. I have a text book with 1000 pages and its nightmare!... unbeliavable as the problem has not been solved since Word 2010!!!

Anonymous commented
This really needs to be fixed. I have a text book with 1000 pages and its nightmare!... unbelievable as the problem has not been solved since Word 2010!!!

Andrew Richter commented
This really needs to be fixed. As I'm writing this, it's been 9 months since put under review.

Anonymous commented
Please please fix it!!!

Math Type commented
Please please fix it or make a proper equation editor supporting Times New Roman for scientific work, because not everybody is allowed to use LaTeX...

Anonymous commented
Yes!!!! Please please fix it!!!

nicole commented
pls fix this problem, it's very troublesome for me to type the equations all over again especially for long and complicated equations. This has happened more than once when I'm writing my paper

Harrys commented
How much longer do we have to wait for a fix?

Anonymous commented
When will this be fixed?

Anonymous commented
Please fix it, this problem is very annoying!!

Tim commented
MS Office Team, please provide us refund

Tim commented
Please please fix it!!

Anonymous commented
Fix it please!

Anonymous commented
Fix it!

Anonymous commented
fix this problem!

Ken commented
This issue is extremely irritating given that I write very technical documents that require many embedded mathematical symbols and equations. Every time I reopen a document they are all rescaled (some larger, some smaller, some scaled to give different aspect ratios, etc.). Is there any way that I can avoid this?

Harrys commented
Please fix it asap.