PTools: It won't display the folders path
Thread poster: Helmaninquiel

Helmaninquiel
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Dec 12, 2011

Hi all,
I don't know what I am doing wrong. I open the .dot file, enable the macro content, close the file, but Ptools won't open.
I tried opening it after enabling the macro, and Ptools opens but it doesn't display the folders path.


Does anybody know how can I fix it?
Thanks for your help


 

Alex Lago  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 10:45
Member (2009)
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What do you mean you open the dot file? Dec 12, 2011

What version of Word are you using?
Why would you open the dot file? Which dot file are you opening?


 

Helmaninquiel
Local time: 10:45
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Word 2007. PlusTools.dot Dec 12, 2011

I used yesterday without problems, but now the suspension points in the box below C:\ are missing.
Thank you for your help.


 

Alex Lago  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 10:45
Member (2009)
English to Spanish
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Try this Dec 12, 2011

As I'm not sure what you did when you say you opened the macro, I'll give you the steps to follow to activate PTools (just in case this isn't what you did).

In Word click on the Microsoft Office Button
Click on Word Options
Click on Add-ins
You should see a list called "Global templates and add-ins", check the box next to "PlusTools.dot", click on OK.

Now open the documents you want to work with and click on "Alt+F2", that should open PTools for you and display the documents you want.


 

Helmaninquiel
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It worked Dec 12, 2011

I followed your instructions and now it works (I believe I did the same, but...)
Thank you for your help.


 


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