Best Town, State Dear Mr. I originally hired Mike 3 years ago to work in support services within our IT department. It became evident very quickly that Mike was overqualified for this job and he was quickly promoted to our development group where he has been managing internal development projects for our company for the last 4 years. His duties included writing specifications, sourcing hardware, managing external software engineers and overseeing quality assurance testing.
Will a caricature of William Shakespeare. In many cases the Office installation CD was necessary to activate a different Office assistant character, so the default character, Clippit, remains widely known compared to other Office Assistants.
The removed assistants later resurfaced as downloadable add-ons. A small image of Clippit can be found in Office or newer, which could be enabled by going to Options and changing the theme to "School Supplies". Clippit would then appear on the ribbon. Technology[ edit ] The Office Assistant used technology initially from Microsoft Bob  and later Microsoft Agentoffering advice based on Bayesian algorithms.
Users can add other assistants to the folder where Office is installed for them to show up in the Office application, or install in the Microsoft Agent folder in System32 folder. Microsoft Agent-based characters have richer forms and colors, and are not enclosed within a boxed window.
Compatibility[ edit ] The Microsoft Agent components it required were not included in Windows 7 or later; however, they can be downloaded from the Microsoft website. Installation of Microsoft Agent on Windows 8 and Windows 10 is also possible. When desktop compositing with Aero glass is enabled on Windows Vista or 7, or when running on Windows 8 or newer, the normally transparent space around the Office Assistant becomes solid-colored pink, blue, or green.
The Monkey King available for East Asian editions, downloadable for Office 97 The assistants can be downloaded from the Microsoft website. Microsoft's internal codename TFC had a derogatory origin: Steven Sinofsky  states that "C" stood for "clown", while allowing his readers to guess what "TF" might stand for.
Smithsonian Magazine called Clippit "one of the worst software design blunders in the annals of computing". It featured the animated adventures of Clippit voiced by comedian Gilbert Gottfried as he learned to cope with unemployment "X… XP… As in, ex-paperclip?!
Curiously, one of these "Clippy Faces Facts" uses the same punchline as one of the User Friendly comic strips. There is a Clippit parody in the Plus!
Dancer application included in Microsoft Plus! The dancing character Boo Who? Occasionally, the white sheet slips, and reveals the thin curve of steel.
The description mentions "working for a short while for a Redmond, WA based software company, where he continued to work until being retired in ". When asked if she likes Clippit, the personal assistant Cortana would answer "Definitely.
He taught me how important it is to listen. That guy took a heck of a beating and he's still smiling. This easter egg is still available in the full release version of the Windows Phone operating system and Windows Coppy is an anthropomorphized photocopier that behaved in similar ways to Clippit, asking the user if they want help.
Coppy would engage the reader in a series of pointless questions, with a dialogue box written in Comic Sans MSdeliberately designed to be extremely annoying.
Other Office Assistant names are also featured during the "Future Age" as planets of the future solar system. In " Search Committee ," the seventh season finale of The Office aired in MayDarryl calls Microsoft and asks whether they still have Clippy while trying to build a resume.
In a music video was released for the song "Ghost" by Delta Heavy in which the abandoned Clippit is stuck between the software of the mid-nineties but then travels to the contemporary web and regains his place by hacking himself into any digital system.BLOG A blog (an abbreviation of the word "weblog") is a website on which you can publish your messages and photos.
If you are studying abroad in the UK, you might use a blog to create a diary about your life in the UK. Write in English (or both in English and in your home language), so that you can use this as a way of improving your writing skills. Real news, curated by real humans.
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Link to another file in your Word document. If you insert text from a another file into one of your Microsoft Word documents, there may be cases when you want to be able to update the text when changes are made to the source file.
Display the Word Options dialog box. The method for doing this differs according to your version of Word. In Word , select "Options" from the Tools menu, then click the View tab.