Microsoft Word 2013 Plain & Simple

Errata for Microsoft Word 2013 Plain & Simple




The errata list is a list of errors and their corrections that were found after the product was released. If the error was corrected in a later version or reprint the date of the correction will be displayed in the column titled "Date Corrected".

The following errata were submitted by our customers and approved as valid errors by the author or editor.

Color Key: Serious Technical Mistake Minor Technical Mistake Language or formatting error Typo Question Note Update



Version Location Description Submitted By Date Submitted Date Corrected
Printed, PDF
Page 10
4th paragraph

Change "easier for you concentrate" to "easier for you to concentrate".

Jay Freedman
Jay Freedman
O'Reilly Author 
Jul 12, 2013 
Printed, PDF
Page 22
1st Tip

Change "this a process called" to "this process is called"

Jay Freedman
Jay Freedman
O'Reilly Author 
Jul 12, 2013 
Printed, PDF
Page 28
3rd paragraph under "Recovering lost work"

Replace "even weeks later" with "up to four days later"

Jay Freedman
Jay Freedman
O'Reilly Author 
Jul 22, 2013 
PDF
Page 34
Tip box

The end of the tip should say "as in p1s3-p4s3 to print pages 1 through 4 in section 3." This is correct in the printed book but was converted by mistake in the PDF to meaningless hyperlinks.

Jay Freedman
Jay Freedman
O'Reilly Author 
Jul 22, 2013 
Printed, PDF
Page 35
2nd screenshot

The horizontal leader line from the "5" callout should point to the Print item, not to the Close item.

Jay Freedman
Jay Freedman
O'Reilly Author 
Jul 22, 2013 
Printed, PDF
Page 40
Try This box

Change "affects" to "effects".

Jay Freedman
Jay Freedman
O'Reilly Author 
Jul 22, 2013 
Printed
Page 88
Bottom

Not vital, but the TRY THIS on that page has a green background instead of red. Also, on page 86 there is a CAUTION that is green instead of orange.

Suzanne S. Barnhill  Jul 28, 2013 
Printed, PDF
Page 186
1st heading

Change "atop" to "stop"

Jay Freedman
Jay Freedman
O'Reilly Author 
Jul 12, 2013