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I hate using Word's track changes feature, because it is very difficult to determine what the document will look like without accepting changes to the document:

  • I don't know how many lines the document will take up
  • I don't know if I missed any spacing or word-adjacency problems in my changes

The only way I can verify that the final document looks OK is to "accept all changes in document" and then close and re-open the file.

Is there a better way to "preview" the changes?

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You should be able to click on 'Final' in the Review Tab to view what the document will look like if all changes are accepted (before you accept any changes)

  • Thank you! Wow, I must be blind because that was so obvious but I never saw the drop-down box. Perhaps that's why google was no help because it was supposedly so easy nobody would ask about it? Haha – degenerate Jun 22 '14 at 22:35

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