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How to Remove Comments in Word (3+ Ways)

How to Remove Comments in Word (3+ Ways)

You can remove comments in Word by right-clicking, using the Review tab in the Ribbon or using the Inspector. The problem with comments is that they may be hidden if markup is not displayed. It’s a good idea to display markup and then remove comments.

How to Change Number Formats in Word Mail Merge Fields

How to Change Number Formats in Word Mail Merge Fields

You can change or fix the format of a number field in a Microsoft Word mail merge document using switches in field codes. Number formatting issues tend to occur when the source document for the mail merge is an Excel workbook or Access database.

How to Create Labels in Word Using Mail Merge and Excel Source Data

How to Create Labels in Word Using Mail Merge and Excel Source Data

You can create labels in Microsoft Word by running a mail merge. This is typically used to generate and print bulk mailing labels for names and addresses of clients or other contacts. You’ll need to create a main document for the labels in Word and then connect to a data set or list in an Excel worksheet.

How to Change Date Formats in Word Mail Merge Fields

How to Change Date Formats in Word Mail Merge Fields

You can change the format of a date field in a Microsoft Word mail merge document using switches in field codes. Date fields can be formatted using switches. A date switch is a field code that changes the format of a date field.

How to Insert Today’s Date in Word

How to Insert Today’s Date in Word

You can insert today’s date into a Word document as a static date or as a dynamic date field that updates when a document is opened or printed. Word picks up the current date from the system date and the default formatting from your computer’s regional settings.

How to Hide Comments in Word (or Display Them)

How to Hide Comments in Word (or Display Them)

You can show and hide comments using the Review tab in the Ribbon in Microsoft Word. If you add comments in a Word document, they will appear in a markup area on the right side of pages by default. If you want to show or hide comments, you’ll need to control the display of markup.

How to Remove Section Breaks in Word

How to Remove Section Breaks in Word

You can remove section breaks in Microsoft Word in a few different ways. In order to delete section breaks, you’ll need to display paragraph marks or symbols.

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