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Hi Suzanne - I must be missing something simple here, but I can’t figure it out.  I am trying to add an entry to AutoCorrect in Word 2013, Windows 7.  I go to Options, Proofing, AutoCorrect, and the “Replace text as  you type” box is checked.  I type my entries into the “Replace” and “With” boxes, and the “Add” button is still grayed out.  How do I add my entry?

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What is the replacement you're trying to make? That is, what is the text in the "Replace" box and in the "With" box? Do you have this problem with any entry you try to add or only specific ones? Did you paste text into either box? If so, what is the language applied to the pasted text (the language at the insertion point in the document you copied from)?
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Suzanne S. Barnhill

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I've been using Word for Windows since version 2.0 (1992), and the more I learn about it, the more I realize how little I know. But I may know a few things that you don't, and I'll help if I can. I answer many questions every day in Microsoft's peer support forums and as a result have been awarded the MVP (Most Valuable Professional) designation by Microsoft Corporation. You may be able to find the answer to your question at the Word MVPs' FAQ site or at my own Word FAQ site, so please check those first! Please, no questions about VBA (macros), Registry editing, networks, or complex merges, as I have no experience with these aspects of Word, nor do I have any experience with Word for Mac. Please indicate which version of Word you are using; if you are not sure, see "What version of Word do I have?".

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I have a master's degree in classics (Latin), which is surprisingly helpful, though I no longer teach. The things I am proudest of: Having raised two children to maturity, both Merit Scholars, both college graduates (one a philosophy major!), one Phi Beta Kappa (from Harvard!); having been made a Paul Harris Fellow by my Rotary club; having been designated a Microsoft MVP.

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Rotary Club of Fairhope, Friends of the Fairhope Public Library

Education/Credentials
B.A. (Latin), Agnes Scott College, 1966; M.A. (Classics), Emory University, 1972.

Awards and Honors
Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award every year since 1999; many Rotary honors

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