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simple Question, I find it easier to do a //FIXME //TODO in a document than Click Review -> New Comment -> Type the comment then go back to the document. Is there a way I can do this without clicking anything ?

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Word Options -> Customize, Keyboard shortcuts -> press Customize button.

Here you can add keyboard shortcut for pretty much anything. In my case (Slovenian version) there was already a shortcut for adding a comment (ctrl+alt+A). In English version of Word 2007 the shortcut is ctrl+alt+M.

This is for Word 2007, in older versions it's similar, although you will have to find the option under different group (Insert if I remember correctly).

To get back to document when you finish writing the comment just press ESC.

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CTRL+ALT+M works for Microsoft Word 2010 as well. –  mwalter May 8 '14 at 12:21

In Word 2007, Alt+R -> C will add a comment. Haven't found a way to avoid a click to get back to the original document.

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I agree, I tried Ctrl + sh + tab, ctrl + everything. it'll be nice if there were features like //comment or //reword or //hide_from_all_but_me –  dassouki Sep 16 '09 at 13:21
You can get back from the comment to the original document with "ESC". –  user369743 Sep 18 '14 at 10:24

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