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    • Office XP Tool: Global IME (Japanese)

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        • To install this download

          1. You may want to print this page to use as a reference when you are offline.
          2. Download the file from the Microsoft Office Tools on the Web site by clicking the Download button above and following the instructions in the dialog boxes.
          3. Double-click the imejpn.exe program file on your hard disk to start the setup program.
          4. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation.

          Instructions for use:

          Once you have installed the Global IME and started the Office XP program you want to type in, you can use the Language bar (appears by default in in the upper-right corner of the screen in any Office program) to switch between input languages and then select IME options.

          If you do not see the Language bar in your program, you may not have the Office XP Speech or Handwriting feature installed. To install the Speech or Handwriting feature, do the following:
          1. Quit all programs.
          2. Double-click the Add/Remove Programs icon in the Windows Control Panel.
          3. Do one of the following:
            • For Windows 2000 and Windows Millennium Edition: In the Currently installed programs box, click the name of your program, and then click the Change button.
            • For Windows 98 and Windows NT® 4.0: On the Install/Uninstall tab, click the name of your program, and then click the Add/Remove button.
          4. In the program setup dialog box, select Add or Remove Features, and then click Next. In the Features to install list, click the plus sign next to Office Shared Features, then click the plus sign next to Alternate User Input. Click the icon next to Speech and then click Run from My Computer.

          To remove this download:

          1. On the Start menu, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel.
          2. Double-click Add/Remove Programs.
          3. In the Install/Uninstall list, select Japanese Input Method Editor, and then click Add/Remove.
          4. Click Remove All.
          5. Click Next.
          6. Click Finish to complete and exit the installer.

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