How to Enable Multi Factor Auth in Outlook 2016 Home or Outlook 2013

Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is based on user logins for cloud services and beyond a password. To protect against account and email compromise, users must enter their password correctly and also acknowledge an app notification, a text message or phone call, then allow to sign in. However, I face the problem while enabling the MFA feature. Continue reading

Fix Outlook 2016 hang/stuck on Loading Profile screen and not opening

I have created and setup my IMAP email account in Outlook 2013 version on Windows 10 Pro and it worked well. I upgrade it to Office 2016 successfully and then open a PDF file and get IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Stop Error screen, and that cause the system restart on my Surface Pro 4 tablet. When I try to launch Microsoft Outlook 2016 again, the desktop client is stuck at the Loading Profile stage in blue splash screen and doesn’t open itself. If I configure mail in Control Panel, it shows Windows Shell Common DLL is not responding error message. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Fix Outlook 2016 app Not opening stuck at processing in Windows 10

I had installed office365 in my Surface 3 and logged into with my account, but the Outlook 2016 App won’t open in Windows 10 Pro and just stucked at processing screen. I tried lots of method such as performed restarting, the online repair, disabled Hardware Acceleration and nothing worked. How can I resolve the problem? Continue reading

Word/Excel File is locked for editing/in use on Windows 10

I had installed Office 2013 version (not the web application) on my Surface Pro 3 running Windows 10, and setup Homegroup to share file documents with full permissions for other PCs. Today when I try to make change with a Microsoft Excel .xlsx file from there and it just popped up “File is locked for editing/in use. File is locked for editing by another user. Open Read-Only or click Notify to receive notification when the document is no longer in use.ā€¯error. How can I resolve the problem by forcing the file handle lock to be removed? Continue reading

Fix Alt + Tab not toggle/working with Excel in Windows 10

I have installed Office Home and Business 2010 in Windows 10 Enterprise, and pressing Alt+Tab keys to toggle to the previous screen or go through the thumbnail screens really saves a lot of time. When I had opened two Excel spreadsheets, outlook email program, Chrome and CCleaner in separate window, ALT+TAB fliped back to the other program or only one of the spreadsheets except another. Any way to fix the issue? Continue reading

Fix send to onenote 2013 printer not working with 2010 version

I have installed the Onenote 2013 program and the 2010 version which comes with Microsoft 2010 Office pack on my Surface Pro 3. When I tried to send content from an Office program through the “send to OneNote 2013″ option, it keeps printing to the previous generation. I need to go back and forth between them but could not figure out how to resolve the problem. Continue reading

Greyed out New Contact Group in Outlook 2013

I had created a group of people in Windows Live Mail and could select it from my list of contacts to email all of them. However, I get the problem after installing Office 2013 in my Surface Pro 3 and using with an Outlook.com account. When I click on the Home tab in the ribbon then People option, I notice that the New Contacts Group button is greyed out and can’t figure out how to resolve it. Continue reading

Outlook 2013 operation cannot be performed because the message has been changed

I have configured a corporate Gmail account over IMAP on Outlook 2013 since installed the recent Office 2013 update on Windows 8.1 update 1 64-bit. When I start a new message, take time to compose and click the button to send the email which has been auto-saved by software, a error message The operation cannot be performed because the message has been changed occurs. However, if I type quickly and send the draft, everything should be working. Continue reading

How to convert Handwriting to text in OneNote 2013

To clarify your thoughts and and reach the goals, the act of writing note is better or faster than the passive typing but you need to spend time training the system to learn from your style. The Office OneNote 2013 comes with the Handwriting Recognition (in Hebrew, Too) feature on any touch-capable Windows tablet and computer, and also provides a handy tool for extracting them to your default Notebook font, without purchasing an add-on. Continue reading

How to disable Hardware Graphics Acceleration in Word/Excel/Outlook 2013

Microsoft Office 2013 productivity suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook and more) have been installed in Windows 8.1/8 tablets and PC, but the new built-in “Hardware Graphics Acceleration” enhancement also named as “GPU rendering” always cause those weird issues, such as cursor Hanging, works only in Safe Mode on your system, all the Office components crash mostly, and stop running in normal mode. Try repairing and removing the add-ins, restarting the system still get the same problem. Here are the methods for resolving it to get better experience. Continue reading