Basic tools & tips for people editing (or self-editing) in Word
The best instructions I have ever come across for how to use Word styles to format your document are here: Word Styles by blogger Louise Harnby.
Another helpful link is: How to use MS Word Styles
This basic set of instructions for using Track Changes is excellent: A guide to working with Word’s Track Changes.
Table of Contents (TOC)
- Here’s how to create a TOC: Creating a Table of Contents (TOC)
- Tips for customising your TOC in Word
Compare your current draft with a previous draft without using Track Changes
- Here’s how: Combining documents, and comparing documents (e.g. a corrected document against the original)
Other relevant links
Note: this is a work-in-progress article comprising tips and links to helpful articles about formatting in Word, which I continually update as I come across new items of interest. As I include more information, I’ll create new headings and subheadings so it’s easy to look up information.
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