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Microsoft Word Add-Ins from DocTools

At last! Click-once simplicity for the most difficult tasks in Word…

Work more efficiently in Word with powerful Word add-ins from DocTools

Microsoft Word is the most powerful word processor ever developed. Now its most powerful capabilities have been streamlined by DocTools, enabling you to accomplish some of your most complex tasks with a simple click of your mouse.

Save time, work more efficiently, and produce better documents … across projects, across departments, across the enterprise.

12 Word Add-Ins Ready for Use – Easy-to-Learn – Easy-to-Use – FREE trial

Below you will find an overview of the add-ins for Microsoft Word that are currently available on this website.

All the add-ins are developed for PC / Windows. All add-ins work with both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Word.

  • 8 powerful Word add-ins that can help you accomplish tasks faster than you might have thought possible
    That is not all – the add-ins also make it possible for you to perform tasks that are not possible to solve using the built-in functionality in Word. If you want to try out these add-ins before you buy, you can take advantage of the 7-day FREE trial.
  • 4 Word add-ins provided totally free of charge
  • In addition to the add-ins, the Support – How to menu offers several informative articles that are not only related to the add-ins provided on this website. The articles include a lot of extra information with the purpose to help you better understand how Word works, thereby helping you in your daily work with Word.

Most of the DocTools Word add-ins add a set of tools to the Ribbon for easy access. Many of the add-ins share the DocTools tab in the Ribbon, as illustrated below. Other add-ins have a separate Ribbon tab. Some add-ins also add tools to the context menus that appear when you right-click in a Word document.

DocTools tab in the Ribbon with tools from several DocTools Word add-ins

8 Powerful Word Add-ins – Get Access at Once and Improve your Productivity

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FREE TRIAL – Try Before You Buy

You can try out any of the add-ins below before you buy. Simply use a FREE TRIAL button on the relevant product page. The free trial versions include all the functionality of the full version and will work for 7 days.

All the 8 Word add-ins below work with Word 2010Word 2013Word 2016Word 2019 and Word for Microsoft 365.

If you want to learn more about what the DocTools Word add-ins can do for you compared to the built-in features in Word, see the comparison lists

Click a READ MORE button below to go to a product-specific page with detailed information about the add-in and to get access to a FREE TRIAL version.

CommentManager  NEW features

Manage comments in Word fast and easy – smart tools for numbering comments, reviewing comments, extracting comments, etc.

Productivity Tools for Microsoft Word - The CommentManager tools in the DocTools tab in the Ribbon



Simplify and speed up the management of cross-references even in your most complex documents

The CrossReferenceManager tools in the DocTools tab in the Ribbon



Manage document data and repeat data in Word fast and easy with custom document properties and DocProperty fields

The DocPropertyManager tools in the DocTools tab in the Ribbon


ExtractChanges Pro

Extract insertions, deletions and comments from any Word document, incl. context and headings

The ExtractChanges Pro tools in the DocTools ExtractChanges tab in the Ribbon


ObjectBrowser  NEW

Browse objects and find text in Word – faster and easier than ever – Get object browser from Word 2010 and earlier back!

The ObjectBrowser tools in the DocTools tab in the Ribbon


AddBoilerplateUPDATED version

Generate complete Word documents in seconds from re-usable text or graphics

The AddBoilerplate tools in the DocTools tab in the Ribbon


HighlightManager – NEW features

Apply any highlight color or remove highlight in Word with a single click – review and replace highlight, extract highlight – customizable shortcuts

The HighlightManager tools in the DocTools tab in the Ribbon



Create screen tips in Word fast and easy – with up to 2040 characters

The ScreenTipManager tools in the DocTools tab in the Ribbon


4 Free DocTools Word Add-ins – Ready for Download

Click a READ MORE button to go to a product-specific page with detailed information about the add-in and to download the add-in for free.


Adds AutoCorrect Options to right-click menu in Word 2013 or Word 2016



Extract acronyms, bookmarks, tracked changes or comments from any Word document



Hide spelling suggestions from right-click menu etc. in Word to train writing skills


Word Toolkit

Tools for advanced management of headers and footers in Word


New Word add-ins are added and existing add-ins are updated when relevant. In addition, related Word articles are added and updated when relevant. See News for an overview of what’s new and updated on this website.

Get started now! Try out any of the 8 powerful Word add-ins at no risk – or download any of the free add-ins at no charge.