Outsourced Projects Checklist – Word Template – Software Testing

Outsourced Projects Checklist. Use this checklist to verify that contract agreements contain the information necessary to manage the project; validate deliverables have been accepted; agree on completeness, ensure the project is on track, deviations have been highlighted, and the project concludes as per the contract. File Format: Word. Outsourced Projects Checklist Form This template is part […]

Installation Completion Form – Word Template – Software Testing

Installation Completion form. Record the details of when your Software/Hardware was installed, delivered, handover performed by, customer agreement, and other project details. File Format: Word. Installation Completion Form template This template is part of the Software Testing Template pack. Learn more about the Software Testing Templates. More Templates Like This You can download the following templates as part […]

10 (Very Short) Web Writing Tips

If you want to improve your web writing skills, follow these 10 steps: Write in chucks. To create your hierarchy, outline the website as you would for printed material. Examine the site’s purpose and outline the main sections (e.g. words people use to navigate) and the links within those heads. Test it before it goes […]

MS Word: How to Create Vertical Text

In MS Word, you can add vertical text inside a text box, shape, callout, or table. If you want to create vertical text in MS Word, follow these steps: Right-click on the table cell that contains the text you want to change. On the Format menu, click Text Direction. Select the orientation you want. MS Word: […]

Hardware Test Environment Specifications – Word Template – Software Testing

Hardware Test Environment Specifications Form. Identify the hardware, software, utilities and other components necessary to support the test environment requirements for this project. Highlight any issues that may arise should the hardware or software identified in this document become unavailable to the test team, e.g. inability to perform specific test tasks. File Format: Word. Hardware Test […]

Final Release Report Form – Word Template – Software Testing

Final Release Report form. Prepare final reports at the end of the software testing project. Includes release reports, bug reports, closed status, test status, and details on the outstanding risk/issues. File Format: Word. Final Release Report Form – Word Template This template is part of the Software Testing Template pack. Learn more about the Software Testing Templates. More […]

Enhancement Request Form – Word Template – Software Testing

Enhancement Request Form. Record enhancement requests when developing software with this MS Word form. Share this form with customers to confirm the scope of the enhancement. File Format: Word. Enhancement Request Form – Word Template This template is part of the Software Testing Template pack. Learn more about the Software Testing Templates. More Templates Like This You can […]

MS Word: How to Turn off Field Codes in Table of Contents

James asks, “In Word, the Table of Contents gives an error message: { TOCO “2-4″H Z T “HEADING 1,1″}. How do I fix this?” I think the problem is to do with Field Codes. If you want to turn off field codes from appearing your Table of Contents in MS Word, follow these steps: In Word, […]

Data Access Control Form – Word Template – Software Testing

Data Access Control form. Identify who has access to different systems, domains, environment, and sites when testing your software. File Format: Word Data Access Control Form This template is part of the Software Testing Template pack. Learn more about the Software Testing Templates. More Templates Like This You can download the following templates as part of the software […]

Contract Review Form – Word Template – Software Testing

Contract review form. Track contract details during the software testing project. Use this form to identify contract criteria. stakeholders, actions, and review dates. File Format: Word Contract Review Form This template is part of the Software Testing Template pack. Learn more about the Software Testing Templates. More Templates Like This You can download the following templates as part of […]

Change Control Log – Excel Template – Software Testing

Software testing Change Control log. Track changes, including impact on scope, cost and time during your software testing project. Use this excel log file in conjunction with the Change Request form (see below). In this template, the Priority column dynamically changes to show you which software change requests (SCRs) are high priority. You can also filter by approved, evaluation, […]

Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) Writing Guide (with Word+Excel templates)

The following tutorial describes how to write Standard Operating Procedures. It includes detailed writing instructions, samples, and links to professional MS Word templates. Use these Standard Operating Procedure (SOPs) templates to plan, structure, write, and maintain your procedure documents. We designed these templates so they are flexible enough to work across business, technical, academic, and other industries. As […]

How to Hire a Technical Writer

If you want to know how to hire a technical writer, read these guidelines. Jane R. in Texas asks for some tips on interviewing tech writers, especially when using assessment tests. Her company is about to hire their first full-time writer and they have not done this before. I’ve worked on both sides on the fence […]

How to Fix Corrupt MS Word Files

If your MS Word document becomes corrupt, follow these steps to fix it. Open the document in Microsoft Word. Cut and paste the images to a new file. WARNING: DON’T SAVE THE FILE YET! In Word, select File, Save As HTML.Name the file with an HTML extension, e.g. Proposal.html and then Exit Word. Re-open Word. […]

MS Word: How To Put Chapter Title In the Header or Footer

One way to make your Microsoft Word documents more professional is to use the Header and Footers to include information that helps the reader. Today, I’ll show you how to add some useful information to the header/footer areas.

A simple example is to include the Document Name or Chapter title in the footer. This helps the reader if they print out the document and also gives me a better sense of what they’re reading.