4 Ways to Turn Microsoft Word into an XML Editor

Want to use Microsoft Word as an XML Editor? XML (Extensible Markup Language) is made up of a number of user defined tags which are used to store and transport data. When it comes to writing XML most people would open their favourite XML editor or a text editor but have would not have considered using Microsoft Word.

MS Word File Conversion Issues

Fix conversion issues with Word 2007 by downloading this patch from Microsoft Office site: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/ This 2007 Microsoft Office system update fixes conversion issues that occur with Microsoft Word documents.

MS Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats

You can download the free MS Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats over here: This lets you open, edit, and save documents, workbooks, and presentations in the file formats new to Microsoft Office Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007. Microsoft add that, “By installing the Compatibility Pack in addition to Microsoft […]

MS Word – How to Hide the Page Number on the First Page

If you don’t want the page number to appear on the first page of your Word document, here’s what to do: 1. Click Insert from the menu bar and then choose Page Numbers. 2. Uncheck the Show number on first page checkbox. This stops Page 1 being printed on the first page. The second page […]

Apple Publications Style Guide – free download

You can also get the Apple Publications Style Guide online for free. It’s on their developers site at: http://developer.apple.com

IBM Style Guide – free download

You can now download the IBM Style Guide which covers all areas of the business: hardware, software, mainframe, workstation, and more. “These guidelines are developed and maintained by a committee of technical editors from each IBM Division around the world who ensure that the guidelines address a global audience that uses a wide range of […]