I have a document that has Smart Tags in it. These were easy to remove globally in Word 2007: Through Add Ins, go to the Smart Tags options, and remove them. In my version of Word 2010 (14.0.6129.5000), "Smart Tags" is no longer in the Add Ins list and on the "Actions" tab, there is no option to remove smart tags. Does anyone know how to remove smart tags in Word 2010? (The instructions on the first several pages of Google search results were not applicable to my version of Office 2010.)
The options for Smart Tags were moved in Office 2010. It can now be found in the Options dialog under
You will need to be in a document that contains them before the tab appears.
Smart Tags seem to be depreciated from Office 2010, and are being replaced by Actions:
You could also try re-saving the document within Word 2010.
Smart tags in Word 2010 can be disabled by doing:
As Graham Wager stated, Smart Tags have been replaced by Actions in Office 2010. Disabling actions, disables Smart Tags. The trick is restarting Word once you've disabled them.