Tools: Shortcut buttons in Word's tooltips!

Subject: Tools: Shortcut buttons in Word's tooltips!
From: Geoff Hart <ghart -at- videotron -dot- ca>
To: CEL <copyediting-l -at- listserv -dot- indiana -dot- edu>
Date: Fri, 21 Dec 2007 09:31:27 -0500

Word offers "tool tips", aka "screentips", those little balloons that
pop up to explain what something does when you hold your mouse cursor
above a toolbar icon. But did you know that you can get Word to also
display the keyboard shortcut for that function? Here's how:

Open the Tools menu, and select Customize. At the bottom of the
dialog, you'll see a checkbox labeled "Show shortcut keys in
Screentips". Select it and away you go!

A tip of the hat to Alan Wyatt's "WordTips" newsletter, which is a
very useful tool for those of us who grapple with Word daily. Details
of this tip:

-- Geoff Hart
ghart -at- videotron -dot- ca / geoffhart -at- mac -dot- com
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