Everything old is new again—at least, it is when Apple brings back a popular feature that had been removed! Many versions ago, the Pages program used to let you create bookmarks to link to different sections of your documents, and now the new version will allow you to do that again. Handy, we think, and…well…pretty important, too! Good call, Apple.
If you’re creating a long document in Word on your Mac, the program’s ability to generate a table of contents is pretty darned handy. Here’s how to create an automatically generated table of contents in Word 2016 for Mac, and how to keep it updated when your document changes.
Like many modern apps, Microsoft Word will, by default, check your spelling and grammar as you type. This real-time spell checking can be helpful for correcting mistakes as you make them, but some users find the spelling and grammar alerts distracting and would rather focus on their words and crafting their story instead of nitpicking over minor spelling errors. Here’s how you can turn off real-time spell checking in Microsoft Word, while still having the ability to perform a spell check manually as needed.
OneDrive is the default save location in Office 2013, which is great if you regularly use the service. But for those who prefer to save files locally, here’s how to change the default save location in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Microsoft late Tuesday released an update to the Office for Mac 2016 Preview. In addition to a number of bug fixes and functionality improvements, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint received some visual tweaks that mirror the changes in progress for the Office 2016 for Windows beta.
Microsoft on Monday issued a security alert about a security vulnerability in the company’s Word productivity software. The flaw allows attackers to execute remote code via a malicious RTF document and affects all supported versions of Word and Outlook.