Microsoft has awarded Lene Fredborg, DocTools, the Microsoft MVP award for Word each year since 2008. Link to info about the MVP Award at DocTools - document automation - add-ins, macros and document templates for Microsoft Word (logo) Document Automation
Add-ins & Macros
Document Templates
For Microsoft Word
Document automation, templates, add-ins, macros for Microsoft Word (graphic)

Bookmark this page | Tip a friend about DocTools


Custom Search

Add-in ready for use...

Word Add-in –
Highlight in Word – smarter and easier than ever

Do you make extensive use of highlight in Word? Do you find the built-in highlight tools inefficient to work with? Then DocTools HighlightManager is just right for you. DocTools HighlightManager is a ready-for-use add-in that makes it much faster and easier to work with highlight in Word.

Terms of use

You are welcome to use the macros and Word tips provided on this website. The contents is copyright. You may not reproduce any of contents (with or without modification or credits) elsewhere on the web, or on CD. Please link to the contents on this website instead.

Please note that all free Word tips, macros, add-ins and demos are provided "as is" and without obligation. See also detailed Terms of use.

DocTools HighlightManager – add-in ready for use

Add-in for Microsoft Word 2010, 2013 and 2016 on PC.

Highlight is useful to mark content that you want to stand out. DocTools HighlightManager can help you save a lot of time if you are making extensive use of highlight in Word.

  • You can apply or remove any highlight color with a single click or via customizable shorcuts, without first having to select the color.
  • The add-in also lets yor find highlight in the active document without first having to set up a search in the Find and Replace dialog box.

How to get the DocTools HighlightManager add-in

This add-in is not free but the return on investment starts immediately.

Click the button below to learn more about
DocTools HighlightManager or to buy the add-in.

You can try DocTools HighlightManager risk-free for 15 days.

READ MORE - 15-Day Free Trial

The illustration below shows the Apply Highlight dialog box from DocTools HighlightManager. The dialog box can remain open as you work, always ready for use. You can place the dialog box where you want and the position will be remembered.

The dialog box does not need to be open. The add-in makes it easy to assign keyboard shortcuts to the colors and simply press the shortcut to apply the desired highlight color.

Apply Highlight dialog box

Top of page

Back to Word Tips ...

BulletADD-INS Word add-ins ready for use - work smarter in Word

Copyright © 2006-2018 Lene Fredborg – DocTools ApS – all rights reserved | Microsoft Word Templates – add-ins – VBA macros | Save time and work more efficiently in Microsoft Word
Privacy policy | Terms of use | Cookies policy | Bookmark this page | Tip a friend | Links | Contact