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Windows 7: file title giving author's name is incorrect

01 Dec 2016   #1
alex revell

windows 7 32 bit
 
 
file title giving author's name is incorrect

Why does a word file created by me have an incorrect author's name


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01 Dec 2016   #2
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

Are you talking about MS Word?
What is your MS Word version?

Change the author name for documents - Word
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02 Dec 2016   #3
alex revell

windows 7 32 bit
 
 

Many thanks for that Megahertzo7, but my query was why an unknown person had been given as the author of a document I had created. My Word version is 2010.
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02 Dec 2016   #4
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

Did you see what is on the Word settings?

Click File > Options >General

Under Personalize your copy of Microsoft Office, type a new name in the User name box.
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02 Dec 2016   #5
alex revell

windows 7 32 bit
 
 

Megahertz07, Thanks again for your trouble, but it seems that I have failed to express my concern clearly. ie. why has an unknown name appeared as an author of a document I have created.
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02 Dec 2016   #6
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

Did you created on your computer?
Was it created from a template or edited from an already existing document?
Did you try to create a new doc and see witch name is on it?
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