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Script to select and delete several lines in word2003

Q: Script to select and delete several lines in word2003

Hi all,

I have a question.
I'm trying to build a VB script, that can select and delete several lines of text in a word document. The Document is too large to do it by hand (almost 400 pages), but the pieces of text that need to be removed from the document always start with </par> and end with </rubriek>
I made a script to delete the lines containing <par>, but these skip the lines that don't contain this tag, which happens often:

<code>
Sub FindItem1()
Selection.Find.ClearFormatting
With Selection.Find
.Text = "<par>"
.Replacement.Text = ""
.Forward = True
.Wrap = wdFindContinue
.Format = False
.MatchCase = False
.MatchWholeWord = False
.MatchWildcards = False
.MatchSoundsLike = False
.MatchAllWordForms = False
End With
If Selection.Find.Execute Then
Selection.HomeKey Unit:=wdLine
Selection.EndKey Unit:=wdLine, Extend:=wdExtend
Selection.Delete
End If
End Sub
</code>
Does anybody have a better idea than this? I can't immagine that it is very hard to do, I just cant find the appropriate VB code online.

Thanks,
With kind regards,
Saraal

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A: Script to select and delete several lines in word2003

just bumping this, in the hope that somebody has an answer...

Greets,
Saraal

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i am having a .tsv file about 1024 KB and the line count is not same in all the .tsv files.
every file has last 5 lines that needs to be deleted. is there a script or .bat file script that will do this....
 

A:.bat file script to delete last 5 lines

I'm not super familiar with TSV files but if they can be opened with Excel you can easily add a few lines of macro code to delete the last 5 lines and then re-save. If they can't be opened Excel you can try to use VBS script to open the file and modify it. If you can you post a sample file I can try to code it for you.

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Hi:

I need a very simple script, in CGI-Perl or even bash language, and to be started from a browser form, to just read a file, finding a specific line by comparing to a received pattern, and from this line ahead always list 3 lines.

Considering, for instance, this file, that I would call: rejected.log:

11111111 22222222 33333333
22222222 bbbbbbbb ccccccccc
jdjfheduf sdkfheuf idifhdihfif
difheihfi eiofjeif efi9ef eijh eifje fef
aaaaaaaa 22222222 33333333
ddddddddd bbbbbbbb ccccccccc
kdjgirir iofejgiejrg ioerugejge
ljeri 98rg398 gio3jrg9 3rjoer

If I run the script by:

scriptname aaaaaaaa

It should list the lines:

aaaaaaaa 22222222 33333333
ddddddddd bbbbbbbb ccccccccc
kdjgirir iofejgiejrg ioerugejge

Please, note that it also should list all the existing occurrences of the same aaaaaaaa through the file.

I thank a lot in advance for this so special help.

Mario./
 

A:Script to list specific lines from a file

Would something like this do what you want?

Code:

#! /bin/sh

FILENAME=rejected.log
PATTERN="$1"

if [ -z "$PATTERN" ]
then
echo must supply a search parameter ... exiting ...
exit 1
else
egrep -A 2 "$PATTERN" $FILENAME
fi

Of course, you could also supply the filename to be searched as an argument to the script.
 

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Below is one example of the address data that I have to work with:
17082509333FJ40
Alamat Pengiriman
Agus, 62812345678
Perumahan Orang Kaya, Jl.Jalan 2 BLOK H1/1001, Katulampa, Bogor Barat, KOTA BOGOR, BOGOR Barat - KOTA, JAWA BARAT, ID, 12345

The result I want is:
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Agus
Perumahan Orang Kaya
Jl.Jalan 2
BLOK H1/1001
Katulampa
Bogor Barat
KOTA BOGOR
12345
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New line is made immediately before:
1. Word "Jalan" or "Jl." or "Jl"
2. Word "Perumahan" or "Perum"
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5. Word "Gang" or "Gg." or "Gg"
6. Word "Kel." or "Kel" or "Kelurahan"
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A:Delete many lines at once

In what application?

Typically, you highlight whatever lines you wish to delete with the mouse then press the delete key on the keyboard.

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I moved this thread to more appropriate section.

But is this a question or instructions for someone?
 

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Hello Good Morning Thanks for reading this.

I made a form. I put some VBA Code in it. I added some form fields, buttons and some checkboxes on a user form. I am not sure what the up and down arrows are called but I have a bunch of those. The form is perfect for what i need, except, when i print the workbook there are three horizonal dashed oddly spaced lines printing. I can not see them in the normal view, i can not see them in the page break preview. I see a few dashed squiggles in the print preview in the place that the lines print, but I can not for the life of me figure out how they got there. I tried to delete in the cell, i tried to adjust the line settings by changing size and color. i tried to cover the spot with a white text box. i tried to delete the entire row. then i tried to delete the entire top part of my form the lines just moved closer to the top of the page. then i tried to see if a copy and paste helped (although I did it into another worksheet in the same workbook) it just took the lines when i pasted. i even tried, edit, goto, special, objects and the action was to select the first text box i have on the form. I believe that the lines might have appreared after inserting a form field (button i think) and then moving it to a different location. I am using Excel 2002 and if anyone has any idea of what is going on here, i would really be greatful for the help!

Thanks!!!!!

The form is attached
 

A:Solved: Lines Print, Can Not See, Can Not Delete, Help?

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A:Can I delete these protocol lines without issue?

Hello rblaude. Yes, you can remove those without a problem.

Cheers.

OT

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A:Solved: Random horizontal line that can't select or delete

If you can't select the line why not select everything else on the page and cut and paste that to a new replacement page and then delete the old page with just the line left on it.
 

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Hi to all
I'm new in Word 2003 and i need some help.
I have a word document and i have create a macro to convert all the caracters.
After the macro finish is selected all the document that they have make convert.
I wand to delete everything else except the selected document.
How can i do this??

Thanks and regards
 

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A:A Disk Read Error Has Occured. select Ctrl Alt and Delete.

Hi, ssindreb. And welcome.
After pushing the power button, hold down ALT and intermittently tap F-10. This "should" give an option to return the lappy to factory condition.
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Hi,

Could anyone help: I have hundreds of .doc files that all begin with similar text, exactly 102 lines that I need to delete from the beginning of each file. Is there a macro that could do this?

Thanks!
 

A:Word macro: Delete 102 lines from beginning of document

I don't do Word macros but ... did you try recording something yourself?

I did, and got:

Selection.HomeKey Unit:=wdStory
Selection.MoveDown Unit:=wdLine, Count:=4, Extend:=wdExtend
Selection.Cut

Obviously that's for just the first 4 lines. And the next thing will be where the docs are all stored. (?)

ETA: here's a possible starter for "loop through all docs in a folder" http://support.microsoft.com/kb/306346
 

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A:diskpart script hangs at "select disk"

Am I right to assume that you are trying to partition a single disk into 2 partitions? And for this single hd machine, are you running diskpart from a bootable media?

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I want to write a script to to delete the top two rows of an excel file as part of a vbs file.
 

A:VB Script to Delete top two rows

something like this to open

Code:

Set objXL = CreateObject("Excel.Application")
Set objWB = objXL.WorkBooks.Open("C:\Scripts\test1.xls")
Set objWS = objXL.ActiveWorkBook.WorkSheets("test1")

I am not sure how to delete the row. Do a google search, you should be able to find something
 

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Hi,

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Any ideas guys?

Eskimos
 

A:Script to delete reg keys

Welcome to the forum.
Any such application, of which there are many, just Google it, is dangerous. A search for a registry key with an entry, lets take McAfee for example, which then automatically deletes it, is dangerous.
You would very likely end up with a non-working computer. You will presumably know that McAfee alters many registry keys appertaining to functions OTHER than just McAfee. A search tool that found entries with this and then deleted them, could not possibly determine between those which were purely McAfee and those which were also something else.
If you do not realise the dangers, my advice is leave it alone, otherwise your next thread will very likely be something on the lines of, "Please help, I cannot load windows"
 

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This is ok, but a lot of the time, profiles with incorrect owners are present. In this case, the script won't be able to delete the profile, will move onto the next one, leaving it behind. I need all the folders which are non-exempt to be deleted.

I need it to do the following:

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A:need login script to delete tmp files

hi Netwitch,
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A:VBS Script to Delete Folder's Contents...

Never mind, I got it. In case anyone is interested:
dim aweekago
dim dir

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A:Script to Delete Certain User Accounts?

Hi psytae,

Are these computers 32-bit or 64-bit?
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Code script for delete all credentials using CMDkey
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Often they are inside a folder, so the folders inside Shared Objects must be deleted too.

I put the below, but it doesn't work! Any ideas why?


Code:
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A:Bat script to delete flash cookies - I can't get it right!

Just at first glance, Yes,,,,, you must put the whole path inside of Quotes.

You're actually performing a DOS command routine, and DOS cannot read that long path, without the Quotes. OK?

Your command line should look more like this:
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And once you've deleted everything in a folder, it's not necessary to remove the folder itself.

But, I have to ask..... why is that stuff on Drive "D" ???
I would usually expect to find it on drive "C". Many computers don't even have a drive "D".

Good Luck,
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Thanks for lookin . . .
 

A:Solved: Using a script to delete a registry key.

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I am unable to use word2003 when outlook2003 is active.
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I have tried following to no avail:
Unselected word2003 as editor of outlook2003
Uninstalled and reinstalled Office
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In order to work with word the only way is to close outlook with the Task Administrator (Ctrl-Alt-Del). Can you suggest any solution?
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A:Outlook2003 shuts Word2003 down

Is there anything in the event viewer under applications related to office, word, or outlook?
 

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A:Solved: Normal.dot Word2003

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I have recently upgraded to Word2003 and have been surprised that working with drawing objects does not work as it did in Word2000. For example, I have a half dozen text boxes and a few lines connecting the text boxes. I select all objects and group them (or so I think). The text boxes are grouped but the lines are not. I undid and then carefully selected every object and grouped again -- same result. I undid that and then tried to select the lines and group them -- that worked. I tried to add a text box to that group -- did not work. Is this normal for Word2003?

Word's Help on this topic is, as one might suspect, completely useless.
 

A:Grouping Objects in Word2003

Seems to work OK here, how are you selecting all the lines / boxes?
 

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Hi all,

I have a Windows XP SP3 OS with Outlook 2007.

I was hoping someone could help me with a batch file that when ran would search through multiple user profiles and delete the outlook.ost file from there profile located in C: Documents and Settings\<username>\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\

I have the following which is probably totally wrong....

for /d %%K in ("C:\Documents and Settings\*") do del "%%~fK\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\outlook.ost")
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I have it listing all the profiles as well, but it does not delete the ost file

And if it was possible to show free space before and after batch file was run.

Thanks for any help in pointing me in the right direction with this.

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Hi,

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Target Command located at:
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And in background it runs with the name of wscript.exe
Startup location Registry\Current User\Run

I am using latest updated Eset Smart security 4 x x ....

What should I do? :s

P.S: I also asked this question in other tech forums to get an answer, thanks

A:How to Stop, Delete and Clean Script in Windows xp!

<<Startup location Registry\Current User\Run>>That's a registry location, not a file/folder reference.Startup items can originate both from the registry and from files/folders.The easiest (IMO) way of handling this would be to employ startup manager and the either disable or delete the corresponding entry noted. Following are a few startup managers which you might look at:Starter (for Startups) - http://www.softpedia.com/get/Tweak/System-...k/Starter.shtmlStartup Control Panel - http://www.mlin.net/StartupCPL.shtmlStartup Inspector - http://www.windowsstartup.com/startupinspector.php Louis

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I am running 64bit... I am completely new to script too.
I have two accounts on my home computer, and Admin account and a 'Other'.
I want it, so that when someone from the 'Other' account, logs off or shuts down, that all of the saved files and settings changed, reverse back to what they were before they logged on... OR just to delete the files that were saved?

Please help me, Thanks a lot!

A:Script or Software to delete files on shutdown

Welcome
I think you may find what you need in the guest account
Guest Account - Turn On or Off

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Howdy,

I use a cloning program that automatically clones c: to e: (external drive) on a daily basis. I would like to automatically run a daily script (or something) to delete the oldest clone on the drive. I have absolutely no experience with scripting so if someone could offer simple instructions and code, or a pointer to same, it would be GREATLY appreciated.

Thanks for any input that you might offer!

A:Win 7 Pro: Need script to delete oldest file in directory

Typically a clone of a drive to another replaces what is on the target drive with what is on the original. So if you are cloning you shouldn't have old copies/versions.

So you are not cloning, correct?

What program are you using for whatever you are doing?

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Hi,

There is one issue started I don't know whether its a virus or just a script. However, I have deleted formatted Drive C: re-installed the windows, but this script still runs at startup which makes my laptop damn slow. How do I delete, clean and stop this script forever. Here are the details:

Target Command located at:
C:\Tempe\d.vbs (but there is no folder or file here!!!!!!!!!!)

And in background it runs with the name of wscript.exe
Startup location Registry\Current User\Run

I am using latest updated Eset Smart security 4 x x ....

What should I do? :s

P.S: I asked same question in other tech forums to get an answer, Thanks
 

A:How to Stop, Delete and Clean Script in Windows xp!

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hello,
I have this below .vbs script code that I use to delete two files from an FTP site. Sometimes one or both of the below files (LTRDOWN01 and CABCALLS.txt) doesn't exist, so that when the vbs code is executed an error occurs. How can I modify the code so that each Remove statement is executed *only* if the file exists?
thanks in advance,
david
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Code:
' VBS Script Generated by CuteFTP (TM) macro recorder.
' Generated, then edited: 02/07/07 by dgr.

' Create TEConnection object
Set MySite = CreateObject("CuteFTPPro.TEConnection")

' Initialize remote server host name, protocol, port, etc.
MySite.Host = "192.168.1.1"
MySite.Protocol = "FTP"
MySite.Port = 21
MySite.Retries = 34
MySite.Delay = 7
MySite.MaxConnections = 4
MySite.TransferType = "ASCII"
MySite.DataChannel = "DEFAULT"
MySite.AutoRename = "OFF"
' WARNING!!! SENSITIVE DATA: user name and password.
MySite.Login = "****"
MySite.Password = "***"
MySite.SocksInfo = ""
MySite.ProxyInfo = ""
' Connect to remote server
MySite.Connect
MySite.RemoteRemove "/u/sting/tapefiles/LTRDOWN01"
MySite.RemoteRemove "/u/sting/tapefiles/CABCALLS.txt"
MySite.Disconnect
 

A:.vbs script: FTP attempt to delete a file *only* if it already exists

Do you always want to "try" and delete these files even if they don't exist?
you could do this -

MySite.Connect
On error resume next
MySite.RemoteRemove "/u/sting/tapefiles/LTRDOWN01"
MySite.RemoteRemove "/u/sting/tapefiles/CABCALLS.txt"
On Error Goto 0

THe on error resume next disables the script stopping then the on error goto 0 makes it so it no longer will bypass stopping on an error.
 

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Hi,

i am vinodpragadeesh from bangalore,india.

i would like to know the use and real time implementation about Table formatting, Template formatting, and Track change usage at either Research and Development or Documentation department.
can any one guide me on this.
 

A:At Ms word2003 or ms word 2007 - about formatting

Hiya and welcome to Tech Support Guy

This is an excellent website for training for Word:

http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/training/CR006195817.aspx

If you click on the 4th link down Tables II: Use tables to simplify complex page layouts, you can learn using a tutorial, at your own pace

Regards

eddie
 

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Hi all,

What's the correct script to delete all temporary files from ALL user profiles inside C:\Documents and Settings or C:\Users ??

This is what I used and tested but it only delete the temp files from the current profile, not all profiles:


PHP Code:



@echo off

echo Disk cleanupThis will delete all temporary files stored in all profiles' directories and subdirectories.

pause

rd /s /q "C:\Documents and Settings\%username%\Local Settings\Temp"
 
rd /s /q "C:\Documents and Settings\%username%\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files"

rd /s /q "C:\Windows\Temp"

cleanmgr /sagerun:99

pause 





Your help will be highly appreciated...

-Alvin

A:Script to delete all temp files from all user profiles

I searched for scripts from the web. How about this? What do you think?


PHP Code:



@echo off

SET SRC1
=C:\Documents and Settings
SET SRC2
=Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5
SET SRC3
=Local Settings\History
SET SRC4
=Local Settings\Temp
SET SRC5
=Cookies

echo Read more

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Hi guys,
I found out recently that the "Hibernate" feature on windows could potentially compromise truecrypt keys, and certain content from an encrypted drive or encrypted virtual partition.

When I found out, I sought to remove the "hibernate" feature from my computer, and remove the "Hiberfil.sys" file that could be potentially holding sensitive information.

Now, you're probably thinking "why would you want a batch script to do that? Its located on C: (windows partition drive), just go there, and delete it!"...
The problem with that, is the fact that I have had windows on multiple drives, of which I have not re-formatted yet, and also have windows XP installed on the same partition as my windows 7 OS.

So basically, I just want to make a batch file, that will work with windows 7, to search for "hiberfil.sys" through a hard drive (I'll just copy the batch file to each partition's root and run it on each partition separately), then delete the file or files if there are multiples of them.

The search will need to include "hidden" attributes, and perhaps include "system" files, and "read only" files in the search too, but not limit the search to those attributes (also include files with no special attributes attached).
I just want to do a good, clean purge of any hiberfil files on any partition.
Anyone able to help me out with this?
 

A:Search for, and Delete hiberfil.sys files using batch script.

If you have several Windows installs, you need to go inside each and disable sleep before you can delete that hiperfil. Maybe it won't let you delete that file when the feature is enabled.
 

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On several of the computers at work, I am running out of hard disk space. The culprit seems to be the Temp folders in Local Settings. Some of these computers may have up to 50 user profiles.
I'd like to be able to delete the files in the C:\Documents and Settings\xxx\Local Settings\Temp folder on an XP machine, where xxx is the user name. I was hoping to use wildcards to target the user as all of the users that I am concerned with have a similar beginning (same numbers)to their user name
If possible I'd like to run a batch file on startup or shut down instead of pushing out a script on a routine basis. I was also worried about erroring out if the folder did not exist for a particular user. I believe I would need to unhide the folder as well.

thanks
 

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In MS Word 2003 (I have Win XP Home), I have never been able to get a recently-used file list to appear under the File menu. When I go to Tools/Options/General, the box where I would normally list how many entries I wish for that function is completely greyed-out. Any ideas? Thanks!
 

A:MS Word2003 Recently used file list not operable

If logged in as an Administrator then that option should be enabled and working.

However, if logged in as a limited account then the option may be disabled.
 

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how I send fax in VISTA ULTIMATE 64bit ? from word2003 how ?

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Would someone please tell me how I can DISABLE the idiotic default Text Paste Option in MS WORD2003 SP2? (winxp home version)

For over 15 years I've simply copied/pasted. Now, any text copied from any web page (be it a hyperlink, a word or paragraph from an article or image caption, etc) to a word document is automatically treated as HTML instead of simply as TEXT (as was the case in WORD97 and earlier).

If I forget the workaround intermediate step of pasting Clipboard contents to Notepad (to strip away hidden code), pasting the text freezes Word for about 45-seconds before the text block and a "Paste Option" tag display. At that point, I can change formatting to "Keep Text Only", but the delay is FRUSTRATING and UNNECESSARY.

There's gotta be a way to opt out of or disable this moronic "convenience" so that anything pasted is treated as text. Searching MSFT Help files has so far been a major waste of time. Could it be as simple as changing something buried in Options, or changing NORMAL.dot???? If so, my face will still be red, just not from anger.

Any help would be greatly appreciated, guys. Owning expensive software I can't afford to upgrade as often as MSFT, Adobe, Quark et al want has me stranded in eternal catch-up mode. Once again, the Gates Demolition Crew inexplicably decided to relocate a lightswitch that was on the same side of the door for years. I may be too old to get used to banging my hand against a blank wa... Read more

A:WORD2003 - How to disable Text Paste as HTML

Don't know about disabling it, but "Edit", "Paste Special" and selecting either the Unformatted or Unicode text option works for me. Use the Customize Toolbars feature to add the "Paste Special" icon to the Standard toolbar. Saves Clicking edit first. If you use short cut keys you can assign a new shortcut under the same Customize Toolbars feature by clicking on the "Keyboard" Icon. Select "Edit" under "Categories", scroll down under "Commands" and select "editpastespecial". Choose your preferred options from there.
Cheers
Zau
 

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Have posted this to both XP forum and the networks forum so please bear with me if you see it twice

We have 5 users at single remote site using new XP Pro workstations [with all updates and patches installed] across 500adsl VPN connection to a Windows2000 server. They also use this setup to access specialist industry specific software which runs as fast as if they were local to the server.

However when they attempt to use Word2003 accessing files on the remote server the air turns blue. We have run some tests as follows:
1. For our main office with 10 users all Word2003 functionality - with their files also al saved on the server - is fine effectively instantaneous for all actions
2. For the remote site the following are typical timings:
a. Open their local copy of Word2003: instantaneous
b. Select open file [icon or file-open command] which opens their space on the remote server: 6 secs until list completed [typically contains about 30 to 50 smallish files]
c. Open a specific word document of 25k size (to the time regain mouse/cursor control): 12 secs
d. Close and save the file to moment regain cursor control: 40++ secs

Have asked our VPN provider to monitor traffic and they tell us there is no bottleneck issue, which the speed of the specialist software seems to confirm. We decided to allow the remote site to save word documents locally to a (currently) spare XP pro workstation and created a shared folder for them all to use there. If then redo the above tests the follow... Read more

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