Tuesday, March 13, 2018

How to fix insert page number option in MS Word 2007

Some times when you try to insert page number in MS Word, you may see the error "save selection as page number". May sites recommend to reinstall or repair MS Office. Here is an easy way to correct this without reinstalling or repairing MS Office.

Step 1: Locate the file Building Blocks.dotx in your computer
It can be found out from the following locations.
Windows XP Location: 
c:\Documents and Settings\{your username}\Application Data\Microsoft\Document Building Blocks\1033\Building Blocks.dotx
Windows Vista & 7 Location: 
c:\Users\{your username}\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Document Building Blocks\1033\Building Blocks.dotx
Step 2: Delete this file from the folder. For a safe side you can cut and paste this file to another folder.
Step 3: Open an MS word document and see if you can insert page number now.
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