You need to use an external microphone - not audible.
paulmorriss wrote:In Excel, if I copy a cell and then type in another cell, will it forget what I've copied when I come to paste it? None of the other office products do that.
Try doing CTRL-C/CTRL-C to copy. This puts it in the persistent, multi-clip Office clipboard. It's then there to paste back - in fact, you can copy multiple things to the Office clipboard using this and paste them as you like, not just in order.