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Electronic Lab Notebooks (LabArchives): Office Document Editor

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Electronic Lab Notebooks (LabArchives) supports several different document editing options, including Microsoft Office 365 or Think Free. Choosing Office as your document editor lets you work with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Key Benefits

  • Upload existing Office files right from your computer
  • Create new Office documents within LabArchives itself including Office-compatible documents
  • Continue editing documents within LabArchives using the Online Editor

Three Easy Steps to Change Your Office Document Editor Settings

The first time you create an office document, or the first time you view/edit a pre-existing one, you will be prompted to choose a default document editor.

1. Log in to LabArchives.

2. Click your name at the top of the screen, and select User Properties from the drop-down menu.

3. Select Office Document Editor, and choose your editor from the View/edit documents using options.

Note: Selecting 'i' displays a pop-up window with a comparison table.


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