How do I stop all the automatic stuff in Office 2007?

By DjKraid ยท 5 replies
Apr 22, 2010
  1. Hi!

    I was just wondering hot to stop all the automatic things in office 2007?
  2. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    I'm afraid you will have to be a bit more specific. I'm not sure what 'automatic' stuff you are talking about.
  3. DjKraid

    DjKraid TS Guru Topic Starter Posts: 551   +26

    automatic capital letters, it makes "- random" to " - random" and then the spell check...the spell check is turned of, oh wait, it's not...ok so I turn it off again and a moment later it's on again...

    the same goes for office xp / 2003
  4. Leeky

    Leeky TS Evangelist Posts: 3,797   +117

    It will be in the options menu,

    For Ms word.

    1. Click the menu button
    2. select Word Options
    3. select proofing from the left pane
    4. select the "autoCorrect Options" box
    5. All those "automatic" settings you speak of, are in there. :)
  5. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 11,158   +986

    Get Spybot S&D

    run under Admin; set Mode=Advanced

    left side Settings and then on the right [x] Startups

    back to left side->Tools->Startups

    scroll for [x] *** update *** program(s) and clear the X on each one you find.

    You will then be the Commander of your fate and need to run product updates from within the product itself.

    ps: this prunes VM usage and improves overall startup and runtime performance
  6. LookinAround

    LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491   +184

    Hi jobeard :wave:

    Did you accidentally post your reply to the wrong thread??
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