The Normal.dotm Cannot Be Opened Because There Are Problems With The Contents

When trying to open a Word document, you get this error: The normal.dotm cannot be opened because there are problems with the contents. To fix the error opening the word document, close Microsoft Word (and Outlook if it’s open), find your normal.dotm file and rename it to something else. Start Word and the normal.dotm cannot […]
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Custom Dictionary Word 2010 Location

Looking for Microsoft Word 2010’s custom dictionary location? By default, the custom dictionary location in Word 2010 is: C:\Users\%username%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\UProof\CUSTOM.DIC This is for Windows 7, but of course, the custom dictionary location will be slightly different for older operating systems, for example, in Windows XP is C:\Documents and Settings\%username%\Application Data\Microsoft\UProof\CUSTOM.DIC. If you can’t find your custom […]
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Macros May Contain Viruses. It Is Usually Safe To Disable Macros

When opening a Word or Excel file, you may get the following security warning: Security Warning Filename.doc | xls contains macros. Macros may contain viruses. It is usually safe to disable macros, but if the macros are legitimate, you might lose some functionality. To fix this, you must first understand what a macro is. A […]
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