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June 15, 2014 How to insert a pictures into a Word document (offline andonline) June 15, 2014 How to import content from a Word document to PowerPoint or convert Word document However when I send the document to a client, she cannot get the drop down fields to work. Important: Remember that you cannot edit a protected document. Barnhill « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Download PDF Version Email this Page Display Modes Linear Mode Switch to Hybrid Mode Switch to Threaded http://www.msofficeforums.com/word/15989-drop-down-menus-not-working-word-2010-a.html

Word Drop Down List Not Working On Mac

I can't > click on the drop down form field. > > I went through some tutorials I found and followed each step. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. (LogOut/Change) You are commenting using Parallels do you have an answer for this. Word Options dialog box appears. 3.   On the dialog box, under the category Popular (see on the left hand side), select the option Developer tab in the Ribbon.

I sure hope I am not too late to ask a question! I have managed to create a dropbox but now when someone clicks on one of the dropdowns I need a list to appear that is specific to that item. Greetings from Anupam…. Drop Down Box In Word 2013 Not Working I'm getting the fields from the tab "insert" -> "quick parts" -> "Document properties".

Barnhill In this case, a better option is probably to go with legacy form fields entirely. When I lock the form for editing and choose the proper selections for filling in the form, columns 2,3,5,6,7 all work as I expect. is it possible?  Is there a work around to it?  Regards, Azfar Reply Subscribe RELATED TOPICS: Link word drop down to an excel or access file table filling a pdf form https://groups.google.com/d/topic/wordleusers/seZSaUww9cI Advertisements Latest Threads WCG Stats Sunday 13 November 2016 WCG Stats posted Nov 13, 2016 at 8:00 AM New toys are fun Silverhazesurfer posted Nov 13, 2016 at 5:06 AM Trouble

It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). Legacy Drop Down Form Field Not Working Reply Ria says: February 14, 2014 at 7:09 am I put some value in dropdown, etc but nothing happen.. Reply wordknowhow says: September 10, 2013 at 5:40 am Thats great! I know going into Full Screen is a work around.

Word Drop Down List Doesn T Work

However when I send the document to a client, she cannot get the drop down fields to work. http://www.excelforum.com/showthread.php?t=788201 The form was created in Word 2007 on a PC and she has Office for Mac. Word Drop Down List Not Working On Mac A drop-down is enabled. Drop Down Form Field Word 2013 Not Working On the Developertab, in the Protect group, click Protect Document, and then click Restrict Formatting and Editing.

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I do have a question. Reply linnie says: February 14, 2014 at 12:37 pm Great post. See below image. 4.  Click button Yes, Start Enforcing Protection. check over here Or a combination? -- Stefan Blom Microsoft Word MVP "Cubicle" wrote in message ...- I have created a form as a template and I can access the resulting document

Thanks, Anupam Reply Bharath says: February 11, 2014 at 3:05 pm Can you please tell me what is the shortcut option to remove the protection of a document in 2010 MS Word 2007 Drop Down List Not Working Register To Reply + Reply to Thread « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Information Users Browsing this Thread There are currently 2 users browsing this thread. (0 members and About Advertising Privacy Terms Help Sitemap × Join millions of IT pros like you Log in to Spiceworks Reset community password Agree to Terms of Service Connect with Or Sign up

Please use the up, down, left and right arrow buttons of your keyboard to move from one text field to another..it would work for sure.

I don't have authorization yet to publish a copy here, but will seek permission later today, if I'm authorized, I'll attach it so that you can see what I'm seeing. I create the form in MS Word (Version doesn't matter, I've tried all file formats / versions). I went through some tutorials I found and followed each step. Microsoft Word Drop Down List Choose An Item Here is the FAQ for this forum. + Reply to Thread Results 1 to 3 of 3 Word Form Dropdown List Doesn't Appear Thread Tools Show Printable Version Subscribe to this

Barnhill #7 July 10th 12, 11:19 AM posted to microsoft.public.word.docmanagement Stefan Blom[_3_] external usenet poster Posts: 6,897 Drop downs in form not working Note that the recent versions Is there a way to turn the printing of the help text off when printing without having to delete it on the form? Barnhill #5 July 9th 12, 04:33 PM Cubicle Junior Member First recorded activity by WordBanter: Jul 2012 Posts: 0 The document is protected and enabled for filling out this content I sent a copy to myself and tested it on another computer and it worked fine.

The form was created in Word 2007 on a PC and she has Office for Mac. Andrews Kindergarten Report Card 2011 v2.docx‎ (27.1 KB, 5 views) Download Register To Reply 08-22-2011,04:50 PM #3 snb View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Forum Expert Join Date 05-09-2010 Location Regards, Anupam Reply Corne says: February 24, 2014 at 12:52 pm Hi, First of all, great post, it was something I was looking for for quite some time. Hello and welcome to PC Review.

Any suggestions? Barnhill View Public Profile View message headers Find all posts by Suzanne S. See below image. 3.  Under the section Legacy Form, click the check box icon as shown in the below image. Word creates a check box at the cursor position.

If you are unable to find this tab in the Ribbon, most likely you need to enable this using the Word Options dialog box. Then I placed a drop down lform field > above the table. This is important to edit the check box properties. 4.   Right-click the check box. Barnhill Mar 22, 2006 Drop down form field added but nolist in drop down Guest, Nov 1, 2006, in forum: Microsoft Word Document Management Replies: 1 Views: 416 Suzanne S.

I sent a copy to myself and tested it on another computer and it worked fine. For example a (check all that apply) area. Sign Up Now! My system is Windows 7, Mac OS 10.11.1 and Parallels 11.0.2 Also, the only applications affected are Adobe (photoshop, acrobat) JaneS, Nov 14, 2015 #7 SandyG1 Bit Poster Messages: 30

Thanks… Reply wordknowhow says: September 30, 2015 at 7:53 am Thanks a lot!! In this case, a better option is probably to go with legacy form fields entirely. Taffycat posted Nov 12, 2016 at 8:59 AM WCG Stats Saturday 12 November 2016 WCG Stats posted Nov 12, 2016 at 8:00 AM WCG Stats Friday 11 November 2016 WCG Stats Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

Tonya Reply battenk2 says: December 24, 2014 at 6:28 pm This is super helpful! Barnhill, Sep 13, 2008 #2 Advertisements Show Ignored Content Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question? If you're having a computer problem, ask on our forum for advice.