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  1. Make (Albanian) proofreading tool to be automatically updated from other users.

    The Albanian proofreading is so poor. It lacks too many words and the community could be a real help for that.

    Please find an appropriate solution where there could be the opportunity to add new words to a cloud-based proofreading tool. The community may approve or not certain words.

    Well, the details could be discussed but firstly, please find a reasonable solution to this problem.

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  2. More Word Options For Context Menu in File Explorer

    When I right click on a MS Word file in file explorer, then I would like to see options from the info tab in MS Word be available, like protect, add tag, set title' to name a few.

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  3. 1 vote

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  4. Lousy product

    Why does my work get "locked" so I can't print. GOD! I hate your products !

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  5. Allow setting what Mark-up to see when document opens

    I use Track Changes a lot, but I never want it to automatically show the Mark-up when I Open the document. I want to be able to set in Word's preferences, what mark-up I want to show if there exists some in the document when I open it. (I want mine set to No Markup shown) Thanks.

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  6. When resizing a graphic, dynamically show the dimenensions of it as you drag to change size

    When you drag an image to change its size, it's difficult to know its dimensions at a glance. I'd like Word to display the image's dimensions as I am sizing it to easily know what they are. Thank you.

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  7. Please stop replacing "Actress" with "Actor"

    Every time I write "actress" in Microsoft word, it prompts me to replace it with "actor". Actress is a word in the dictionary, please correct this. Thank you!

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  8. 1 vote

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  9. 1 vote

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  10. Display the entire file name at the top of the window

    Display the entire file name at the top of the window, even when the Word for Windows window is slightly minimized. Or, at the very least, if I hover over the file name, display it in a popup.

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  11. Documento Word. Inserimento sfondo, problema col piè di pagina

    Buongiorno. Nessun problema per il testo del documento. Si inserisce l' immagine, la si mette in secondo piano e la si tira su tutto il foglio. Così facendo però il piè di pagina viene coperto e non si vede più.
    L' alternativa suggerita nel forum (colore pagina-effetti di riempimento) è un po' macchinosa. Si può ovviare?

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  12. 1 vote

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  13. In web page mode, footnotes should track text when scrolling up and down main document.

    The new Word updates provide three modes (print layout, read (with no editing) and web page). I am a law professor who edits a lot of documents with a lot of footnotes. Before the update, if you scrolled down a document, the footnotes would match where you are in the text. Now, they are disconnected from each other, which makes it challenging to find where edits need to be made. This may be just a "lawyer" problem, but I suspect it affects others too.

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  14. 2 votes

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  15. Format a number more than 14 characters

    By example, the social security identifier in France is 15 digits and we must tweak to format it

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  16. 1 vote

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  17. Volume

    There is no way to alter the volume in Word that I can see, and I don't appreciate sudden, shrill chimes when I'm working with my earbuds in.

    For that matter, give us options for what we want that sound to be. I would make it a Star Trek door chime or something, myself.

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  18. 1 vote

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  19. After a page break, a paragraph must have the spacing before as choose in the style.

    To have this space,we need a section break, or insert a paragraph break before. There should be a choice.

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  20. Create page styles like Libre office allowing to put a page in landscape without section break.

    Section breaks are always very complicated to manage in Word, and are annoying for some features, for example when you want to group endnotes. We would like to be able to skip section breaks when we just want insert a page with a different orientation.

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