Document-polishing tips & tools
The Student Proofreading Toolkit provides guidance on how to tidy up a Word document. And guess what? It's completely free!
I'll show you how to use some simple macros, and Word's find/replace tool and the wildcard-search function, to deal with a number of problems, including:
These DIY tips are designed to complement, not replace, a rigorous professional proofread. I hope you'll find them useful!