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  1. Erweitertes Suchen und Ersetzen

    In der Funktion „Erweitertes Suchen und Ersetzen…“ werden die deutschen Schlusszeichen (“) nicht korrekt eingefügt; es erscheinen stets die englischen Schlusszeichen (”). Bitte korrigieren.

    Besten Dank und freundliche Grüße

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  2. Notebook Layout Bug

    First 1–3 key presses are not recognized after cursor moved or focus returns to Word from other app.

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  3. Nothing but problems since the past few updates in 2011

    Now when I try to open an Office file I keep getting a window asking if I want to do updates and if I want to send feedback. I check the booked then it asked my names and initials. Then I get a request for what kind of file I want to create. Forget the file I clicked on to open, nothing happened, 2 minutes gone need to click on it again. Save it but gee... nothing happens so the next time I go into an MS Office app, you guessed it have to go through the same procedure again.

    3 votes
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  4. Copying words from the web into Word for Mac

    Something's happened recently and I don't know why:
    When I copy text from the web, something happens when I paste it in the word-file I'm working with: When I push the format-button, more og less of what I've written disappears!! And I cannot push the arrow-regret-button, because then I can lose even more of my own text. If this doesn't get fixed, I feel I have to go back to the Microsoft & computer system I had before I decided to try Mac. There I can regret every thing I've done, and never lose a thing. (I hope I've made…

    3 votes
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  5. Make the "switch windows" shortcut easier and more obvious

    I know from of old that to switch between programs on my screen(s) I toggle with [cmd] (Command/Apple/loopy square/propeller) and [tab] keys.

    Up to now I've been manually switching between open file windows in Word by clicking on the Window menu and selecting the file I wanted, but I always felt there ought to be a way of doing so by keyboard shortcut like toggling between programs.

    I have now found this, buried deep in the "Keyboard shortcuts" section of the Help menu ([cmd] + [F6], and on my MacBook Pro I have to use the [fn] key as well).

    3 votes
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  6. "Scale" on Copies and Pages dialog

    Restore "Scale" box to the printer Copies and Pages dialog (so one doesn't need to go to page setup to change % scale)

    2 votes
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  7. 21 votes
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  8. 一直卡,不能操作。一旦强制退出,一些文件能恢复,一些不能恢复。主要是:我并不知道什么时候会突然卡住

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  9. Latest update for Microsoft Office

    Posted Dec 14, 2015

    After installing the latest update for Microsoft Office, Word started having problems with fonts and table of contents. Now, I don't have a normal standard Times New Roman it displays it as italic font. It greatly disrupted my documents during finals, it is unacceptable that I have to redo work and from now on wait to install updates after important work has been submitted.

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  10. speller

    I am noticing that more and more often MAC word Speller is not picking up or autocorrecting basic spellign mistakes where no other word/option available ie; ahs, (has) and other very basic errors that it does not 'correct' this is pretty frustrating. I woudl have thought speller had greater capacity to pick up errors where no other 'word' possible from configuration of letters. I think it was functioning better when i first got program, but now seems to have become less accurate and less responsive. why might this be the case and can it be upgraded? thanks

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  11. Auto-complete date in Word for Mac 2011 should use computer's date

    I use Word daily and need to include today's date, which only updates when I close the application since the date auto-complete function is set to use the application launch date.

    5 votes
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  12. 2 votes
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  13. In PowerPoint and Excel uservoice forum Microsoft Team answers user's demands, not here.

    Do you really read our messages and take into account our demand and productivity needs? I doubt. A complete lack of respect of the Word Mac team

    12 votes
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  14. Stop forcing me to validate my VALID licence! I have to constantly restart and I only upgraded to the latest version yesterday.

    Stop forcing me to validate my VALID licence! I have to constantly restart and I only upgraded to the latest version yesterday. This is a horrible UX and I've just wasted another 10 minutes restarting my machine in front of people. Just rubbish. Don't you test your products before you release them for mass download? This happens for Outlook as well I am constantly having to validate my file, or can only use it for free, until I restart! Infuriating guys!

    3 votes
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  15. Incompatibilidad

    Hay incompatibilidad del cuadro de diálogo de "guardar como" con la pantalla por omisión de OSx El Capitan

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  16. capitalization

    After coping a phrase, word is unable to capitalize the first alphabet automatically.
    For example - ... check. the word ...

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  17. Need to describe situaton

    In 12/14/15, as I was preparing to give a talk that evening, composing the document on Office 365 Word, when I tried to save it, it lost the document completely. I called Microsoft, talked with Abhay Kumar Dwived, who saw the problem on my computer, tried a few times to retrieve the document unsuccessfully, then hung up! I called back and again the person hung up. So I tried my best to rewrite the document, tried to print it without saving it for fear I would lose it again and it locked up when I tried to print. I tried…

    2 votes
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  18. Restore the "Browse" function to the save window

    As it currently stands, there are limited folder options to which files can be saved. There is no way to save a file to a folder that is not one of the four most commonly used folders. For most folks, this isn't an issue, but it is to me and represents a "Let us help you, but only in our approved fashion" that makes Microsoft a product line I avoid buying whenever there is another viable option.

    3 votes
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  19. why do I keep getting the message saying my database needs rebuilding? I rebuild and i get the message ' building failed;

    have a better on line support. I rang Microsoft and they suggested paying £65 for 30 days support and they could help me!

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  20. Get Office 2016 past Beta.

    Just get it working and up to Beta standard. So no translation facility, the edit protected forms doesn't work - had to revert to Office for Windows to edit old forms. Forget all the bugs I have found in Excel. If one has a full time job there are just too many bugs or functions missing to allow one to rely on the Mac version in a business environment. Would not be surprised if this were intended!

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