MS WORD - Tools > Options error

  novis 08 Aug 11
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Al;though I set the Tools Options to spellcheck words in uppercase and words containing numbers these settings are not saved - nor other settings regarding quick saves. what is the problem, and how can I remedy it?

I run Word 2003

  northumbria61 08 Aug 11

If you have previously saved your settings then try this - Tools - Microsoft Office 2003 - My Settings Wizard. You should get the option to "restore previous saved settings to this machine"

  northumbria61 08 Aug 11

There's the option of a Registry Edit as a possible solution to your problem link text

  northumbria61 08 Aug 11

I don't know if this works in 2003 but if you have a look in Control Panel - Add/Remove programs (XP) or Programs & Features (Win7) highlight your MS Office 2003 program in the list and you should get the option to repair.

  northumbria61 08 Aug 11

Repair - ie: uninstall/change - choose change.

  Ex plorer 08 Aug 11

I have word 2003 but cant find spellcheck words in uppercase and words containing numbers to tick and save.

  northumbria61 08 Aug 11

Have you tried the repair option as suggested?

  lotvic 08 Aug 11

Ex plorer, its in: Word 2003 | Tools | Options | Spelling & Grammar tab | and tick or untick the various options listed - 'Ignore words in UPPERCASE' 'Ignore words with numbers' etc. Don't forget to Click on OK when finished.

  Ex plorer 08 Aug 11

lotvic OK got yer yes they are both ticked in mine and as you say just OK them and they are saved.

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