Archive for the ‘Microsoft Word’ Category


How To Create PDF from Word Document

Dear Computer Lady, How do I convert a Word document to a PDF? I need to send documents to my clients that can be easily opened. I am using Microsoft Word 2013 Thanks, Doug

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How To Open WP Files in Word

Dear Computer Lady, I really like your letter each week.. When I started with the computer 20 years ago they were teaching Word Perfect and were sure that would be the going thing. Now I have a lot of documents saved in WP and can’t open them — in WORD. Do you have any ideas? […]

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Line Spacing in Word

Dear Computer Lady, I need your help. Every time I copy a recipe and send it to Word, it comes out 1.5 spacing and I want single spacing. I have to highlight everything and open a box above and change it to single spacing every time I use it. Can you please tell me how […]

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How To Create a Table of Contents in Word

Dear Computer Lady, I am one of your followers that reads all your letters throughout the year. Thanks for sharing your expertise with computers. I’m working on a document which requires a “Table of Contents” and I have no idea on how to do this. I have Microsoft 2007 at work, and I’m familiar with […]

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How To Change Default Word Template

Dear Computer Lady, Thank YOU for all your helpful advice. I referred others to you. How can I change the default settings of Microsoft Word such as line spacing and space after paragraph so that when I open a document it is already set to my personal style? Thanks, Anne

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Trying to Merge Word Documents

Dear Computer Lady, I’m running Windows 7 Professional and Microsoft Office word 2007. Using the instructions as offered via the help button, I’ve tried twice to merge two documents by adding one document to the bottom of another one, but both times it didn’t merge. In addition, I lost the document that I was trying […]

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Convert Works File to Word

Dear Computer Lady, Years ago I used a recipe template in Microsoft Works to load recipes to keep as a cookbook. Now years later and with computers that have Word and not Works, is it possible to transfer this file from Works to Word even if they were done on a Works Template. Your help […]

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How To Stop Date From Automatically Changing in Word

Dear Computer Lady, I am using Microsoft Word and Windows 7. When I open a letter with date on it the date automatically changed to the current date. I want to manually change the date each time. This happen if I just open the document/letter to see how it reads. Thank you so much for […]

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Accidentally Replaced MS Word Document

Dear Computer Lady, I feel so embarrassed but I did something so stupid last night. I opened a document in Word, and when I went to save it to a document, Recipes – Cakes, I realized that this was a pie recipe and I didn’t have a pie document. I proceeded to change the name […]

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Footer Not Printing

Hi Computer Lady, I have a Word document. I added a footer. I can see it (it is grey) when I’m editing the document. However, when I go to the file tab on the menu bar in order to print it, the footer does not show. When I print the doc, there is no footer […]

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