How to Change Your User Name for Track Changes in Microsoft Word 2016 and Word 2013




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This tutorial demonstrates how to change your user name for the track changes tool in Word 2016 and Word 2013.

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Watch my other tutorial titled “How to Remove User Names from Existing Track Changes in Microsoft Word” if you want to replace existing user names with the default label “Author.”

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11 thoughts on “How to Change Your User Name for Track Changes in Microsoft Word 2016 and Word 2013

    Erin Wright

    (December 7, 2018 - 10:18 am)

    Watch my other tutorial titled "How to Remove User Names from Existing Track Changes in Microsoft Word" if you want to replace existing user names with the default label "Author." https://youtu.be/9UqdhsTE8qE

    JBoardOnly

    (December 7, 2018 - 10:18 am)

    Thank you, had another manuscript to review.

    Majharul Islam Sumon

    (December 7, 2018 - 10:18 am)

    Tutorial voice system is very good.

    yubraj dhakal

    (December 7, 2018 - 10:18 am)

    It really worked! Thank you

    Daizy Khan

    (December 7, 2018 - 10:18 am)

    thank u so much. u made my day..

    Medha Dubey

    (December 7, 2018 - 10:18 am)

    Thanks! This really came to my rescue.

    Abdirahman Abdilahi

    (December 7, 2018 - 10:18 am)

    Thank you so much, this has been a problem for time for a long time. thanks again for posting youtube.
    Abdirahman

    Brittney Maxwell

    (December 7, 2018 - 10:18 am)

    Okay, so on my version of word on my mac, I do not have the tracking launcher… what do I do ?

    Amber Bryant

    (December 7, 2018 - 10:18 am)

    Thank you!!!!

    amclean8

    (December 7, 2018 - 10:18 am)

    how do i change the user name after the comments have been made please

    terry grundy

    (December 7, 2018 - 10:18 am)

    Outstanding, Erin – thank you!

    I'm just learning my Word 2013, as I am trying for some freelance copyediting jobs.
    I'm so glad I found your easiest and best tutorial on the 'net:)

    Subscribing now;)
    All the BEST!

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