Enabling Contract Tools

You may need to enable Contract Tools in Word before you can use it. To enable add‑ins in Word, you use the Add‑ins pane of Word Options. To show the Add‑ins pane, choose File > Options > Add‑ins. Contract Tools appears as Paper Software Contract Tools in the Add‑ins pane.

To enable Contract Tools when it appears below Inactive Application Add‑ins:
  1. Choose COM Add‑ins from the Manage pop‑up menu at the bottom of the Add‑ins pane, and then click the Go button. The COM Add‑ins dialog appears.

  2. Select the Paper Software Contract Tools checkbox, and then click OK.

To enable Contract Tools when it appears below Disabled Application Add‑ins:
  1. Choose Disabled Items from the Manage pop‑up menu at the bottom of the Add‑ins pane, and then click the Go button. The Disabled Items dialog appears.

  2. Select Paper Software Contract Tools, and then click Enable.

Note: If you cannot enable Contract Tools in Word 2007, make sure that Contract Tools is installed only for you, not for everyone who uses your computer. A simple way to do this is to uninstall and reinstall Contract Tools; see Uninstalling Contract Tools and Installing Contract Tools to learn how.