Answered By: Emily Dahlen
Last Updated: May 03, 2016     Views: 3483

How do I get rid of bubble comments and track changes?

      

Bubble Comments

Bubble comments are the comments that appear on the right-side of your paper. The Writing Center and faculty often use bubble comments to embed feedback into students' drafts.

To delete bubble comments from your paper:

  • Go to the Review tab and click Delete or
  • Right-click on the comment and select Delete comment.

View this video for more tips on how to delete comment bubbles.

     

Track Changes 

Track changes is a setting that the Writing Center and faculty often use to insert comments or show suggested changes to students' writing. Track changes appear as a different color and underlined.

To remove track changes from your paper:

  • Go to the Review tab and click the Accept or Reject buttons or
  • Right-click on the change and select Accept or Reject.

View this video for more tips on how to use Microsoft Word's track changes function.

     

Other Resources      

 

The Academic Skills Center has put together some resources to assist students in common Microsoft Word questions. See the drop-down menus on the Academic Skills website to access Microsoft Word videos and tutorials.

Do you have other academic skills related questions? Ask the Academic Skills Center!

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