Software

The first thing you need is the software itself. Because LeaderGuide Pro is an add-in to Word there are multiple install files. You need to use the install file that matches your version of Word. 

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How to find out which version of Word you have

Open Word

Click on File

Click on Account or Help

Click on About Word

Read the first line


How to download the correct install file

Click on Store > Shop Now

Select and Add to cart

Complete order

See invoice

Click yellow download button

SAVE download to computer


How to install the software

Close Word and Excel

Click on the install file to run it

Click “Finish” when prompted

Open Word and watch for prompts

Allow LGPro to finish set up

Close and re-open Word


How to switch between Plus and Elements

Open Word

Click on the LGPro Plus tab

Click on the HELP button on the LGPro ribbon

Click on “Switch to Elements”

Allow Word to close

Re-open Word


How to activate the software

Open Word and click on the LGPro Plus tab

Click on the Act’n DeAct button 

Click on “Activate this software”

Paste in your Serial Number

See message indicating success

Click OK and allow Word to close


How to deactivate the software

Open Word

Click on the LGPro Plus tab

Click on the Act’n DeAct button

Click on “Deactivate this software”

Click OK

See message indicating success

Close and re-open Word


How to uninstall the software

Close Word and Excel

Open Control Panel

Click on Programs

Select LeaderGuide Pro

Click on Uninstall


How to update your software when a new release is issued

Uninstall old software

Download new software

Install new software

Open Word

Follow prompts to verify activation 

Allow set up to finish

Close and re-open Word


How to get your LGPro tab back if it disappears from Word

Open Word

Click on File

Click on Options

Click on Add-ins

Find LeaderGuide Pro in the Inactive or Disabled Add-ins list

 

Click on GO

Check to re-enable the add-in

Click OK