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Windows 7: MS Word 2007 Missing one feature - How to get it back?

06 Oct 2019   #1
Mangonanny

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 
MS Word 2007 Missing one feature - How to get it back?

HP- CPQ-6000 Pro MT Refurbished Desktop PC Windows 7 Professional OS 64 bit SP 1 IE 11

*Microsoft Office Word Starter 2007 Program *Missing File or One Feature of program

*Description: An aspect of my MS Word program, where I could click on the blue underlined hyperlink within the body of text in the Document, created from a copy and paste off of an internet document, and that link would take me back to internet document. That hyperlink no longer works. By using CTRL + left click on the link, it would take me back to the internet doc that I copied it from.

*Description of Error Message: (after CTRL+Left click on blue underlined hyperlink) "This operation has been canceled due to restrictions in effect on this computer." "Please contact you system administrator." I am not on a Network. (after CTRL+Right click) Error Message: "Make a selection first." Irrelevant or Doesn't Work

*Problem: This hyperlink feature of MS Word just stopped working one day

The MS Office Word Starter 2007 is the one I transferred to this refurbished HP Compaq Desktop PC hard drive w/Win 7 "Professional" from my other HP Pavilion Desk top PC hard drive w/ Win 7 Home Premium on it and is one of those limited ones that used to come with a NEW HP Desktop PC's. All programs seemed to work fine for several months.


*All other features of this Word Program seem to be working fine.

I looked in my "Programs and Features" setting but I did not see Microsoft Word Starter 2007 there, though I believe it was in this setting on my old hard drive. I can't seem to find it in any of my Programs Folders, as I was thinking of running the .exe file again. Not exactly sure where to look now.


(Forgive my lack of tech savvy but I don't know exactly what a Repair disk can be used for except to boot up the PC. I have one for the first HP PC hard drive w/ MS Word on it.

Upon going into my System Configuration, I noticed that approximately 90 services had been stopped. I decided to just enable all and to see if that helped. It did NOT help with the MS Word hyperlink feature.

I hope this long explanation was not too convoluted.

*Can you tell me how to get that one feature back? Or how to re-download free MS Word 2007 only? I used that hyperlink feature all the time. Thank you in advance for your time and any suggestions you may have.


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06 Oct 2019   #2
samuria

win 8 32 bit
 
 

If you have the CD you can reinstall or do a repair
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06 Oct 2019   #3
Mangonanny

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 
To Samuria

Thank you Samuria,
Both my last (broken) HP Desktop and this newer refurbished HP Desktop came with with Windows 7 Home and then Win 7 Professional already installed. I also had my old Win 7 Home Hard Drive downloaded to the Win 7 Professional, or maybe it was just the Docs, Pics etc.
Anyway. I have back ups for my old (broken) HP PC and this newer HP PC is close to the same manf. date and has Win 7 Prof instead of Win 7 Home. Can is use it anyway?
I have never selectively used a back up to try to get just certain programs from them.



I also made Recovery Disks of the first HP PC back in 2012, but it is still the same Windows 7 that I used way back then, but different hard drive.


I really don't want to change my OS even though "they" are trying to force the issue.
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