Finding Information about Your Computer

To help you resolve an issue with Contract Tools, we may need information about your computer and the software you use.

To learn how to find this Go to
Windows version information Finding Windows Version Information
Word version information Finding Word Version Information
Contract Tools’ version number Finding Contract Tools’ Version Number
Information about other Word add‑ins Finding Information about Other Word Add‑Ins

Finding Windows Version Information

You can find information about your version of Windows.

Windows 10:
  • Choose Start > Settings (looks like a gear) > System > About. You can also open Control Panel and choose System and Security > System.

Windows 8.1:
  1. Open Settings. To do this, use your mouse or trackpad to set the pointer at the top-right or bottom-right corner of the screen until buttons appear, and then click the Settings button (looks like a gear).

  2. Click “Change PC settings” and choose PC and devices > PC info.

Windows 7:
  • Open Control Panel and choose System and Security > System.

Finding Word Version Information

You can find information about your version of Word.

Word 2013 and later (including Word for Microsoft 365):
  1. To find the version number, choose File > Account.

  2. To confirm whether you use the 64‑bit or 32‑bit version of Word, click the About Word button; 64‑bit or 32‑bit appears at the top of the About Microsoft Word dialog.

Word 2010:
  • Choose File > Help. The version number and 64‑bit or 32‑bit appears below About Microsoft Word.

Word 2007:
  1. Click the Office button at the top left of the Word window, and then click Word Options at the bottom right of the menu that appears.

  2. Click Resources on the left of the Word Options dialog. The version number appears below “about Microsoft Office Word 2007”. (The 32‑bit version of Word 2007 is the only one available.)

Finding Contract Tools’ Version Number

You can find Contract Tools’ version number.

Here are ways to find Contract Tools’ version number:
  • Show the Contract Tools pane, and then click the Subscription button. Contract Tools’ version number appears at the bottom of the Subscription view.

  • Open Control Panel, click “Uninstall a program” at the bottom left of the Control Panel window, and then find Paper Software Contract Tools in the list of programs. Contract Tools’ version number appears in the Version column.

Finding Information about Other Word Add‑Ins

You can find information about other Word add‑ins.

To show a list of Word add‑ins:
  • Choose File > Options > Add‑ins to show the Add‑ins pane of Word Options.

More information about add‑ins (like version numbers) may be available in Control Panel.

To find more information about a Word add‑in:
  • Open Control Panel, click “Uninstall a program” at the bottom left of the Control Panel window, and then examine the add‑in’s entry in the list of programs.

If you use many Word add‑ins, creating screenshots of the Add‑ins pane and the Control Panel window may be faster than creating a list of add‑ins; search the internet for “Windows screenshot” to learn how to create screenshots.