Word 2007 cannot get rid of tracked changes

Posted on 2011-10-16
Last Modified: 2012-08-13
I have created a word document that I needed to track changes etc.  But now that I no longer need to do this, every time I email the document to someone, it still retains the tracked changes.  I can tell Word not to show the tracked changes, but they are really still there.  I do not want people to have this document because all they would have to do is ask Word to show the tracked changes and it will do it.  How can I re-save the document with NO tracked changes EVER so they cannot reveal them?
Question by:ArtG2521
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    You could also hide all the changes, select the entire document and copy and paste it into a new file.

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    Just accept (or reject) the changes. The buttons are in the Changes group on the Review tab.
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    by:Paul Sauvé
    Once you have accepted or discarded the changes, don't forget to turn Track Changes OFF.

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