|Acrolinx for Word||1.5 SR2, 1.5 SR3|
What You Should Know Before Installing
Before you install Acrolinx for Word, make sure that you have the following software installed:
|Microsoft Office||2010, 2013, 2016 (32- & 64-bit)|
Check our compatibility guide if you want to know if Acrolinx for Word works with your local platform and with your Acrolinx platform.
To get started, review the following tasks and concepts:
Acrolinx for Word works best if you use it in the normal writing mode. In protected documents, Acrolinx checks your content but since you can't make any changes in the document, Acrolinx can't either.
Supported file types:
|Microsoft Word||*.doc, *.docx|
If you do the installation yourself, ask your Acrolinx administrator for the installer file. You might have it already, if you and the Acrolinx administrator are the same person.
Here's how to install Acrolinx:
Sometimes, Acrolinx checks part of your content but can't highlight the issue or automatically insert suggestions. In this case, the Sidebar card appears inactive and shows a padlock icon . You can edit each issue directly in the text.
Also Acrolinx doesn't work consistently when you turn on "Track Changes".