AuthorTec File Doctor
This utility assist you with three major tasks – renaming files, converting Word files to other document formats, adding password protection for opening and editing Word documents, and converting PDF files to .docx Word files.
All of these functions can be performed on multiple files and saves you from having to perform the tasks manually, one file at a time.
AuthorTec File Doctor is an add-in to Microsoft Office. It runs with:
- PC Office 2016, 2013 and 2010
Mac Office 2016
You will see two download links.
PC Office 2016, 2013, 2010
Mac Office 2016
SAVE the download
Run the install
How to Access & Use
Open the Word document you want to use File Doctor with.
Click the Developer tab along the top of your screen.
You will see the new AuthorTec File Doctor button on the Developer tab ribbon.
Use AuthorTec File Doctor to:
- Rename files
Convert Word files to other document formats
- Add password protection for opening and editing Word documents
All of these functions can be performed on multiple files at the same time, to save you from having to perform the tasks manually, one file at a time.
For additional guidance
View the AuthorTec Tutorials found under the HELP tab on this website.
If our online Help does not address your need please Contact Us
Uninstall on a PC
Should you need to uninstall AuthorTec File Doctor please follow these steps:
- Close Word
Open Control Panel
- Select Programs > Uninstall
Select AuthorTec File Doctor
- Click Uninstall and allow a few moments for the uninstall to complete
- Open Word and click the Developer tab
If you do not see AuthorTec File Doctor then you are all set, the software is uninstalled
- If AuthorTec File Doctor is still showing up in Word, follow these additional steps:
Go to C:\Users\your name\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Word\STARTUP
Find AuthorTec File Doctor in the list and delete it
Go to C:\Users\your name\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Templates\Great Circle Learning\AuthorTec\2.0
Delete the folder named FileDoctor
The uninstall is now complete