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AuthorTec File Doctor

This utility assist you with four 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 2019, 2016, 2013 and 2010

  • Mac Office 2019 & 2016

 
 
 
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 Download Instructions

 
 
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You will see two download links.

PC Office 2016, 2013, 2010

Mac Office 2016 

 
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SAVE the download

 

 

 
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Run the install

 


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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:

  1. Rename files

  2. Convert Word files to other document formats

  3. 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:

Part One

  1. Close Word

  2. Open Control Panel 

  3. Select Programs > Uninstall

  4. Select AuthorTec File Doctor

  5. Click Uninstall and allow a few moments for the uninstall to complete

Part Two

  1. Open Word and click the Developer tab

  2. If you do not see AuthorTec File Doctor then you are all set, the software is uninstalled

  3. If AuthorTec File Doctor is still showing up in Word, follow these additional steps:

    1.  Go to C:\Users\your name\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Word\STARTUP

    2. Find AuthorTec File Doctor in the list and delete it

    3. Go to C:\Users\your name\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Templates\Great Circle Learning\AuthorTec\2.0

    4. Delete the folder named FileDoctor

  4. The uninstall is now complete