Note: As you type, Terminal will not display the characters. Other Text Features Here are few more text features that you might want to be aware of though you will probably rarely use them. Every time I try to place the cursor somewhere it quickly disappears and reappears in the upper left corner. I did this on several pages and realized that the one I could not edit had sizes for the columns on that page, but the other ones were dithered at a whole size of 10. I have deleted the normal template and let it recreate one on opening, but the problem still exists.
There are different reasons to cause this problem like. It works in some of the pages, but not for the others. Has anyone else experienced this? I couldn't find an answer online. Troubleshoot install or activation errors for Office for Mac: To complete any of the steps below, you'll need the email address and password associated with your active and licensed Office 365 subscription or your one-time purchase of Office for Mac. Sometimes I can use Excel for 30 minutes or more without an issue. As I said, it doesn't happen often, but it does happen. Functionality is temporarily restored by clicking outside of excel and then back into it.
I went back into layout to see if I could figure it out. It occurs in documents I have created myself. Now you should be able to access the text in the box. I had this problem before which turned out to be a faulty keyboard. We can't move on to the next step. Unfortunately, we don't have a reproducible case in house yet, so we're unable to investigate this.
Any idea why this is happening? Can't activate Office after installation. Microsoft Word tries to be helpful and format items based on what it thinks. Had to copy elements of the page to a new document, which was fine, and then copy the graphics back afterwards. You can do this by opening your internet browser and going to www. Microsoft can learn a thing or two more like thousand from WordPerfect. No Ben, There are two types of documents in Pages, word processing or page layout. You can even fill 2 with new lines as well and then you can click anywhere you want freely between the two columns.
Is your Mac Office version fully updated? Also I preview my pages at 50 % to only focus on the columns and this help me realize when I had clicked the column that had the problem it highlighted the following page. You will need administrator privileges for this. This is for a self-published novel, so I really need to have it looking professional. The Word icon flashes after double-clicking as usual. The default choice is Original.
Thought that perhaps i may need to update as I recently updated to Yosemite, but every time I click on 'Upgrade Office', a Microsoft Error Report comes up instead, saying it encountered a problem and needs to close. Any of these shortcut key combinations will return the text to something you can work with without you having to wander through the menus looking for a fix. All of this begs the question: the reason this article is even necessary is because Word has major formatting problems that defy logic at times and drive you out of your mind. Then click Go to move on. It tells you which one you have if you read to the right of the document name. Sometimes it seems the problem happens after a single keystroke. Format Painter If you see some other text in the document that looks like what you wish your misbehaving text looked like, the fastest way to make it conform is to use the Format Painter.
So, even though I don't remember hitting the Option key a bunch of times, apparently I must have since hitting it 5 times turned my keyboard back on! I need to edit the text in those boxes, and I can't figure out how to access the text! It can only be a MacBook Pro hardware problem or a Leopard problem. I have un-installed and re-installed twice. Check if any of the shapes have been placed in the background. Fortunately, this is easily done. I also opened up Excel and Powerpoint, same thing. There is an adjustment in the system for keyboard typing speed maybe its set too low.
It is incredibly annoying, though I am getting proficient at clicking on another application and then switching back to Excel. It has requisite tools for doing some pretty nifty page layout. WordPerfect is so much better and I miss it terribly. If I open the find window and type in a search term for something that won't be found a text not found dialogue pops up which I can clear by hitting enter, but I can't then replace the text in the find dialogue box until I click out and back in. Most times there is a recovered document waiting for me after reboot that is up to date with where it crashed, making me wonder whether it might be something with autosave. If this is the case, you'll need to contact. Choose Preferences from its list.