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yes and its a microsoft word starter 2010. i dragged it to the Dock from the start menu. then i accidentaly deleted it
Click on start button , Then on the search box type Winword
there are no matches
you typed "Winword" ?
then open my computer
ok, then there are two folder; office14 and options14
Check there for winword
its all folders with numbers, and MSOO, and OOBESTUB
in the office14 folder type winword on the top right corner search box
no items matched
come back to the Microsoft office folder then type *.exe in searchbox
I get MSOO and OOBESTUB
you typed " *.exe " ?
yes i did
but thats what the results were
?do u think i might have just dragged teh actual file onto the dock
then deleted completly when i accidentaly deleted it?
Click and hold windows key then press R to start RUN
Then paste this "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office14\WINWORD.EXE"
without quotes , then press enter.
windows cannot find "C:/program....
You cant find any other exe files in MS office folder ?
nope...i have not purchased one by the way. its just the office starter
Open control panel, Then select programs and Features
i see microsoft office starter, microsoft office click to run, and microsoft office 2010
and teh wird this is, i can actualy open a new document file
You can open a word file, In MS word ?
i have it open right now
Press and Hold windows key then press F button, Then type winword on the searchbox
i went to the desktop scree, right cliked and new word document
no items match
Where did you installed word starter ?
Is it on C: drive?
i duno...it was there already when i got my laptop. it gave me options when i opened microsoft office 2010. either activate, purchase or use microsoft office
it should be on C drive coz i dint have any cds in....especialy when i dun even have a cd drive
Ok, Go to C: drive , Then Program files .
How many folders are there starting with microsoft ?
and another thing is there this other one next to C drive. it says microsoft office click to run 2010. (protected) (Q:)
there are 9 of them
Any folders having Starter ?
microsoft office starter 2010 - english
Open that folder
Type *.exe in the search box
And tell me the result
well i double clicked it and it openes a window with teh title "remove microsoft office click to run. then asks if i want to remove it
You saw the exe file ?
Whats the result you got after searching the exe file in Starter folder ?
no exe files ?
and ive pretty much when through most of the places you told me to even before
nope, no *.exe files
Then go to control panel, Programs and features
Right click on the Microsoft office starter and select repair
it only gives me two options ; uninstall, and change
Click on change and check if you get repair option up there
yes it does, opens a windows that sayas repair office click to tun
it is repairing
Now check for the shortcut in start menu
OMG its there
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