Other useful tools
Word has a range of quick and useful tools.
- AutoCorrect – allows you to pre-define words to be ‘auto-corrected’. Tools>AutoCorrect options>fill in the text to be replaced, then what it is to be replaced with.
- Track Changes – allows you to ‘track’ changes made to a document, Tools>Track changes. This opens up the track changes toolbar which allows you to follow what changes are made to a document, and to accept or decline the changes.
- Word Count – gives you a word count of the document or section of a document. Open the Word Count toolbar Tools>Word count, select the area you wish to check, then press Recount.