Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Word 2010, Win8.1 how to get hyphenation + other questions

26 Jun 2014   #1
indingo

Windows 8.1
 
 
Word 2010, Win8.1 how to get hyphenation + other questions

Hello! I have Windows 8.1 and my Microsoft Word 2010. My computer is in English and so is my Word. But as I live in Finland, I need to create documents in Finnish, and that is a language that uses hyphenation a lot. But it doesn't work!

I have tried: making sure that the box is marked with automatic hyphenation
selecting language as finnish
highlighting and non-highliting the text I want hyphenated
there is also a box in hyphenation options, it is also checked
editing the "normal" style option
downloading the language pack for word 2010 (it just told me no changes were made)
putting in the installin disk and "re-installing" stuff
from my computer's programs and features clicking change and "adding features".

Sometimes (and this is random, word doesn't have to be open even) my computer informs me that I need the disk to make hyphenation work. But I have used the disk.

Does anyone have any idea what to do? My university requires hyphenation in all of my essays so I am pretty desperate. Also some other quick questions if someone wants to help:

Why does my word rename each blank document, eg document 1 and next time I open it's document 2 even though I did not save anything as document 1?

Also, is there a fix so that when I for example want to bold my title, so that the rest of the text doesn' automatically go bold? It's really annoying to always click ctrl+z to get the rest of the text back to nomal.

Thanks so much if you can help!


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
26 Jun 2014   #2
Ranger4

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit sp1
 
 

Perhaps it would be best if you used the Windows Eight Forum for this problem.

Have you tried setting your computer language to Finnish as well Word, to see if that will work.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
27 Jun 2014   #3
indingo

Windows 8.1
 
 

Whoops, wrong forum, I'll try the other one. The thing is I like having my computer in English because every single computer I have owned has been in English so it's much easier to use Windows like that
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

27 Jun 2014   #4
Kari

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 

See my response to you at the Eight Forums: Word 2010, Win8.1 how to get hyphenation + other questions.

Kari
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Word 2010, Win8.1 how to get hyphenation + other questions




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Disable forever ""Word hyphenation feature is not avai"
When I open some documents then always a warning popup appears in Word 2007: "Word hyphenation feature is not available. RUn the MS Office Setup program..." How can I permanently and forever disable this popup (without saving the document and without re-install some other parts of MS...
Microsoft Office
How do I convert MS Word 97 to MS Word 2010
I've found some old files from MS Word 97 (see attachment) and I want to convert them to ms10. Can someone walk me through the procedure?
Microsoft Office
need word 2007 AND word 2010, how to set file associations
Because I do teaching for people who have both versions (2007 & 2010) of Word, I have to keep both on my computer. How do I get .doc and .docx to associate with Word 2010? Because I work mostly in 2010, I want to default to opening with 2010 but I can't do it. When I do try to correct the...
Microsoft Office
Creating a Task in Outlook 2010 from a Word 2010 Document
Hello All Win 7 Prof 32 bit Office 2010 I've been trying to create a Task in Outlook from a Word Document that I have created on this computer. The idea is that a shortcut to the document is created as an Outlook Task. Click on the shortcut, and voila - there is the document. The...
Microsoft Office
Word 2010 is opening my word 2003 attachments
I normally use Word 2003 for documents, although I use Outlook 2010. This morning I opened a Word 2010 document and after quite a while of some sort of an installation, I was able to open the Word 2010 document. I did not think too much of it, except that later I was sending an e-mail and attached...
Microsoft Office
Word 2007 Can't open encrypted docx from Word 2010
When I send some friends a password protected word document created in Word 2010 they can't open it using word 2007 which is compatible with docx by using the correct password. I have no choice but to send as a Word doc instead of docx so they can open it. Word 2007 User 1: Word launches no...
Microsoft Office


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:34.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App