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  1. Khmer Font Broken in Microsoft Word with OS X Sierra

    With the Sierra OS X update on the Mac, Khmer Unicode no longer fully renders correctly in Microsoft Word. This is a regression bug as Khmer Unicode previously worked on Mac OS X El Capitan.

    Sample Khmer text that renders incorrectly in Microsoft Word:
    ស្រស់
    ប្រើ

    Please fix this ASAP as it makes Microsoft Word useless to those of us who use it with the Khmer language.

    83 votes
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    • PC vs Mac features

      Make all features that are available in Microsoft PC also available for Mac users. I am fortunate enough to have both a PC and a Mac but it is very frustrating having to go between the 2 operating systems ... the function in particular is the Developer tab. I apparently cannot restrict editing on individual features in a document (say an image), only restrict editing by sections.

      7 votes
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      • 4 votes
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        • New WORD Mac 365 update (15.38) - cannot select non-contiguous text !

          With the new update (15.38) - using the command key to select non-contiguous text is now disabled .! This is VERY frustrating .. after speaking to the support line - I have been told that "the developers are working on it" and I can only re-install the OLD update ... A very BIG hassle as all preferences and defaults get wiped .. anyone who is doing lots of Word processing will get very upset with this disabled feature

          9 votes
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          • Replace Function that Pauses Briefly before Moving to Next Find

            Many times when I replace something, I would like to see the result for about half a second before moving to the next occurrence, just to be sure it’s working properly. The way Word works currently, it takes me to the next occurrence immediately without giving me a chance to see the effect of the replacement.

            1 vote
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            • Auto recovery in Word when freezes or crashes

              I understand that the auto recovery features has been removed from recent update to Word for Mac 2016, in the past when a file was forced to close, the recovered file would open with 'auto recovery file name' and give you the option of which version you want to restore and use, this feature has been removed, please please bring it back as the auto save and auto reocvery files are not working.

              19 votes
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              • no se ve el documento y debo forzar salida constantemente

                tengo un documento que realice en otro equipo., y al querer abrirlo en la mac hay partes del documento no se ven.... son como si no existiera... ademas a cada instante debo de forzar salida-

                2 votes
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                • Word 2016 for the Mac how to change straight quotes to curly quotes

                  Provide better online help so that a simple question like "how to change straight quotes to smart quotes (curly quotes) on Word 2016 for the Mac could be answered.

                  3 votes
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                  • Mini tool bar needed

                    Mini tool bar needed

                    3 votes
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                    • Bring back the live word count feature for Mac Word 2016

                      On Word 2011 at the bottom you could see the word count feature up until the cursor. This feature has now been removed and wastes a lot of time for anyone who needs to stick to tight word limits and needs to keep this under close surveillance, e.g. editors, students writing assignments, scientists writing journal articles, etc.

                      A thread here https://word.uservoice.com/forums/304942-word-for-mac/suggestions/9220053-word-count suggested you were reviewing the suggestion. 18 months has passed and nothing. I'm switching back to Word 2011 and sticking to it.

                      22 votes
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                      • .svg/Microsoft Office compatibility for OSX

                        I'm astounded office and .svg compatibility is only available on the windows platform. I am a scientist using microsoft office on my Mac, and would appreciate being able to use my .svg files in the package.

                        9 votes
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                        • 2 votes
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                          • Improve logic of merging documents

                            It seems logical to me to start merging a data file with an open master document by clicking on "Mailings" and then on "Start Mail Merge," but in fact the only way I know of getting a document to print is to click "Mailings" and then "Preview Results." Since this does work, I look no further because I have learned this much about Microsoft: One never gets an inch from the bottom of the learning curve, regardless of how much effort one expends and one never hopes for logic.

                            2 votes
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                            • Make the font menu searchable

                              In older versions of Word I could search for a specific font if I knew the name. This made switching fonts much easier and quicker. Please bring this back on both the desktop and mobile apps.

                              10 votes
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                              • Turn off "in line with text" and resize multiple images at once

                                We should be able to turn off "in line with text" on an entire document so that we can select all document images at once AND be able to resize them in batch.

                                2 votes
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                                • Separate selection

                                  Since the September 2017 update, I can no longer select two separate words at the same time. It's very inconvenient. Thank you if you can fix that !

                                  4 votes
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                                  • 2 votes
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                                    • back button

                                      I have a document with a lot of hyperlinks that take the reader to different sections in the document. Is there a way to create a 'back button' that can take the reader back to the last place in the document before they clicked on a hyperlink?

                                      I would know how to do this if the hyperlink to a single location was only in the document once, but I have several references to the same location....so I need to know which hyperlink the reader last used to the current location, in order to go back to that same hyperlink. For…

                                      2 votes
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                                      • make an auto-save feature!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I lost a lot of work because I thought there was one. The expert told me thats on PC only.

                                        make an auto-save feature!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I lost a lot of work because I thought there was one. The expert , after trying to recover my lost data unsuccessfully, told me thats on PC only.

                                        3 votes
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                                        • Stop making it so complicated!

                                          Why do you need to make it entirely different from the PC version and make it a hassle everytime you need to switch between Word on PC and Word on Mac? It's incredibly frustrating and stupid. It's not even remotely close to being the same product. Rubish.

                                          27 votes
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