Quickword How To
Quickoffice® Pro HD for iPad
Quickword® allows you to Open, View, Edit and Save Microsoft® Word® formatted
documents, including DOC and DOCX files, as well as TXT files. DOCM, DOT,
DOTX and DOTM files can be opened as read only.
Quickword® provides you a new, optimized way to view documents fully utilizing the
screen space on your iPad®. View and edit documents in page layout mode just as if
it was a real paper.
Pinch zoom allows you to quickly zoom your documents in and out. The "Fit" zoom
level is specifically designed for your convenience so the entire page width fits on
Use quick scroll for quick access to any page in the document. Tap and hold on the
right side of the screen to invoke the quick scroll bar. Release your finger when the
appropriate page is located.
Using hyperlinks in your document is easy. Tap and hold will bring up the contextual
menu. Selecting “follow” will open the link in the web browser. “Email” will let you
compose an email.
Quickword® leverages our Quickoffice SmartTouchTM technology that allows you to
perform edits across your document with our Multi-Edit Toolbox. Invoke the toolbox
and change text properties in different places. The toolbox will stay on the screen
until it is explicitly closed by pressing button.
Format your text with multiple fonts and font sizes. All popular fonts are supported
for your convenience. From the Font tab it is also possible to apply Bold, Italic and
Underline font properties. This functionality is also available on the top toolbar for
Quickword® allows you to change various paragraph properties such as alignment,
indentation and list properties. To align text use the finger swipe gesture. You will
see these changes happen immediately in the document.
To change line indentation use corresponding buttons:
- for first line indent
- for the entire paragraph indentation.
Paragraphs can be formatted as lists:
- will toggle bulleted and numbered lists on/off accordingly
- will change the list level and change the indentation of the list.
Make your documents unique by specifying font and highlight color.
Choose the appropriate tab at the bottom of the Toolbox to change the font or
Review Track Changes
Tracking Changes is a feature that allows you to maintain a visual record of any
changes that are made to the original version of a document while the Track
Changes is turned on. You can view revisions and accept them one by one or all
together. Tracked changes are marked with a different color and each one has an
Tracked Changes consists of two parts: the ability to track changes and the visual
markup that shows the tracked changes. These two parts can be controlled
When you open a document that contains tracked changes, the markup mode is
turned automatically on to highlight all revisions. In this mode you will see the Final
version of the document with corresponding visual indicators and Review Toolbar:
To turn the Markup mode manually On you can use button on the top toolbar. If
you find the markup distracting, you can track changes without highlighting them on
the screen. To do that, start tracking changes and then press button on Review
Toolbar. Note the green badge on top of the toolbar that indicates the state of
Tracking Changes mode. Tap on the again to make the markup visible again.
Turning Tracked Changes on/off is accomplished by tapping on the Track Changes
button in the Review Toolbar.
Each Tracked Change can be expanded to show detailed information about the
This information includes name of the user who made the changes, timestamp and
brief description of the change. To accept or reject the revision you can press
or buttons and your document will be updated with the result of this action.
It is also possible to use Review Toolbar to Accept or Reject changes: .
Buttons allow you to look through all tracked revisions in the document one
by one. Use the Bulk Actions menu to accept or reject all changes or delete all
With Quickword you can track your own changes while editing your documents.
To start tracking changes press the button. With Track Changes
turned on all formatting, adding or removing text operations will be tracked.
All changes have the reviewer’s name associated with them. By default, changes
made on device will use the device’s name. Please note that to change the reviewer
name you should use the corresponding menu item in the Quickoffice Pro HD
settings accessible from the File Manager.
View and Insert Comments
With Quickword you can view comments added by other users as well as insert your
To see comments you should enter Review Mode by pressing toolbar button. All
comments are marked with a dashed line that shows exactly where in the text the
comment was inserted. Each comment can be expanded by tapping on the comment
To insert a comment select a text that needs to be commented and press the
button. Iteration through comments happens together with iterating
through Track Changes.
Spell Checker in Quickword checks the text in the document and highlights any
misspelled text with a red dashed line. Tap on the highlighted text to see possible
suggestions. Tap on one of the suggestions to replace the misspelled word.
Spell Checker can be turned on and off. To toggle Spell Checker On and Off press
on top toolbar.
Quickword includes a dictionary. You can see the definitions of a selected word in
To see the definition of a selected word tap the "Define..." item in pop-up menu that
appears on top of the word:
Find and Replace
Quickword® also has embedded tools for finding and replacing text in documents.
The Find/Replace toolbar is invoked by pressing .
Use the buttons to navigate to the next or previous match.
The button will turn Replace mode on:
When the search is done you will be notified.
It's possible to get information about the number of characters and words in the
document by selecting button from the Search menu. If no text is selected, the
entire document will be counted. If text is selected, only the selected text will be
You can choose between two ways of printing your documents:
- print using AirPrint
- print to a PDF
Select the appropriate toolbar button and choose your preferred option.
When using AirPrint, you can select a printer and specify the range of pages and
copies to print. When printing to PDF you'll need to specify the location where the
PDF file will be saved.
Easily save documents in Quickword® by pressing the Close button. If the document
was edited, you will be prompted to Save or Save As.
If you select Save As, enter the desired file name in the field provided. Next, select
the desired location in the file manager below. Lastly, tap the save button.