Re: Word 2013 - Comments grayed out

Subject: Re: Word 2013 - Comments grayed out
From: Guillaume Tourrette <guillaume -dot- tourrette -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:44:09 +0100


As you found out, Word does not allow you to add comments on a text box. If
you must be able to comment, you can use frames instead of text boxes.

To add frames in Word 2010/2013, on the "Developer" tab, in the "Controls"
group, select "Legacy Tools", then click "Insert Frame".

Hope this helps!


> Date: Tue, 7 Oct 2014 06:48:59 -0700
> From: Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com>
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> I'm editing several docs for a client using Word 2013.
> Why would the *New Comment* menu item be grayed out?
> Thanks

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