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    Office 2003 Add-in: Word Redaction v1.2 - ReadMe File

    This ReadMe file supports the Redaction Add-in for Word 2003. By using the Word 2003 Redaction Add-in, you can create a redacted version of the document in which selected text is replaced with a black bar that cannot be converted back to text.
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        This ReadMe file for Microsoft Office Word 2003 Redaction Add-in provides additional information about configuration and use issues with the Add-in.

        This ReadMe file is installed by the Word Redaction Add-in in the same folder as the Add-in. By default, this location is Program Files > Microsoft Office Tools > Word Redaction.

        Redaction is the careful editing of a document to remove confidential information.

        The Microsoft Office Word 2003 Redaction Add-in makes it easy for you to mark sections of a document for redaction. You can then redact the document so that the sections you specified are blacked out. You can either print the redacted document or use it electronically.

        Tips for using this add-in are available within Office Online Work Essentials, a resource that provides free occupation focused expert advice, demos, templates and webcasts. Notes:

      • We recommend that you carefully review any documents redacted using this tool to confirm that all the information that you intended to redact was successfully redacted.
      • In version 1.2, problems with .NET Framework 2.0 have been resolved.
    • Supported Operating System

      Windows 2000 Service Pack 3, Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1, Windows XP Service Pack 1, Windows XP Service Pack 2

        This download works with the following Office programs:
      • Microsoft Office Word 2003
      • To install this download:

        1. Download the file by clicking the Download button (above) and saving the file to your hard disk.
        2. Double-click the ReadMe.txt program file on your hard disk to open and view the file.

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        We are interested in your feedback about this add-in. You can send feedback about this add-in by selecting the “Send feedback” link found on this page (above), within the add-in dialog boxes, and within the add-in Help information.