Able2Extract Mobile

Able2Extract Mobile for iPad is a lightweight and easy to use app for creating and converting PDF documents. Users can create PDF from MS Office documents and convert PDF to Word, Excel, PowerPoint and more.

Tips for Editing Documents in Word for iPad

If you have received a document that you need to edit using Word for iPad, here are some tips for making that editing process more effective.

Create duplicates

A really good idea is to create a duplicate of the document before you even start editing. This way, if you have to reference the original document once you’ve already started editing it, you can go back and view the duplicate that you have created.

To do this, tap on the file icon and then select Duplicate.

Tips for Editing Documents in Word for iPad

You will now be able to save a duplicate of the document to your iPad or your OneDrive account for future reference.

Track changes

If you want to track the changes that you are making to the document you can do that as well. Sometimes the person you are editing it for once to see what you have done to the document. This is the perfect way to display the changes that you’ve made.

Tap on the REVIEW tab and then turn on the Track Changes option.

Tips for Editing Documents in Word for iPad

Check word count and spelling

If you want to check out your word count statistics, go to the VIEW tab and then select Word Count.

Tips for Editing Documents in Word for iPad

Here you will not only be able to see your stats, but also enable spell checking as well.

Tips for Editing Documents in Word for iPad

Once you have enabled the spelling option, Word will start to give you recommendations for correcting words that the application believes that you have made.

Tips for Editing Documents in Word for iPad

Tap on the suggestion and the word will immediately be changed to the correct spelling.

Find and replace

If you want to find every instance of a word in your document and replace it with another word, this can be done as well.

First tap on the magnifying glass icon in the top right corner.

Tips for Editing Documents in Word for iPad

Now type the word you are looking for and tap on the gear icon in the left corner.

Tips for Editing Documents in Word for iPad

You will now be able to choose whether you just want to find the word throughout the document or find and replace the word.