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How do I remove words enclosed in parenthesis in Word 2007

Example:

From this: Michael Winkelman (Ben), Steven Benson (Joey),

To This: Michael Winkelman, Steven Benson,

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I don't have Word 2007, but in 2003 if you click the 'More' on the Find and Replace dialog, then click 'Use Wildcards', you can enter

\(*\)

into the "Find what" box and leave the "Replace with" box blank. Clicking Replace All will then remove words enclosed by parentheses.

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