Published Series of Word Tips
After presenting the Expanding Your Toolbox to Make You a More Productive Editor session at the Society for Technical Communication’s 2019 Technical Communication Summit. & Expo on May 6, 2019, I followed up the session with a series of Word tips to the company LinkedIn Page: https://www.linkedin.com/company/bookworm-editing-services-llc
These are the topics I have covered:
- Advanced Find and Replace
- Advanced Find and Replace with Wildcards
- AutoCorrect List
- Custom Dictionary
- Editor Tools Tab
- Exclusion Dictionary
- Keyboard Shortcuts
- Navigation Pane
Click the links above to download the Word documents, which provides instructions and screenshots.
I also created a video for the Exclusion Dictionary document: https://headbookworm.com/adding-to-exclusion-dictionary-mp4/
It’s not fancy (no audio), but it walks you through the process, which is a little more complicated than some of the other topics.
Non-published Word Tips for Standard Responses
I created this document to help writers at a previous employer use Word, complete with step-by-step instructions and screenshots from the software:
It’s been santizied (ie, the company name and information was taken out).