How to work with Wikipedia inside Microsoft Word
Word in Microsoft Office without any third-party add-ins is a functional product. However, existing features of Word can be further increased due to the embedded add-ons, they are the same applications for Microsoft Office. The type of app stores for mobile operating systems or stores extensions for the browser products for Microsoft Office there is a store content. This additional functionality a particular purpose, embedded in the desktop and online versions of Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, as well as the software platform for creating SharePoint sites.
The Office store has both free and paid content. The choice of add-ins for Microsoft Word (as, indeed, for other products of the office Suite) is small, and if we talk about free and supports the Russian-speaking text, such not the one. One such add-in – app Wikipedia. This app implements a text editor is a small panel that opens inside the text editor access to a mini-format of Wikipedia.
Work with Wikipedia within the text editor window – what could be better for using in his writings the official data of major Internet encyclopedias? Below we consider how to maximize the functionality of Microsoft Word, introducing his panel Wikipedia.
To Wikipedia within the text editor requires Internet. We also need one of the two latest edition of Word included with Microsoft Office 2013 and 2016 or web version of Word Online.
1. Install the add-in Wikipedia
To add Microsoft Word add-in Wikipedia, go to the tab text editor «Insert». In Word 2016, and Word Online button content access the Office store is called «add-ins». Click it and then select «Store».
In Microsoft Word 2013 add-in button called «Applications», but is also in the Insert tab. Here also, select «Store».
Contents of Office store will open in an additional small window. Add-on Wikipedia you can find by searching the store or in the section «Education».
Clicking the icon Wikipedia in the shop window, then see the implementation of add-ins in Microsoft Office. If you want, by clicking on the title link to the left of any add-ins you can find more detailed information (what is working). Information about the add-in opens in the browser window. And to implement the add-in in Microsoft Word click «Trust».
A panel with a search field for content of the encyclopedia will appear on the right side of the text editor window.
After installing the add-button of Wikipedia is available under the «Insert». Invoking this button a context menu can add it to the quick access toolbar of Word.
2. How Wikipedia actually works inside Microsoft Word
If the panel Wikipedia active, allocated in the Microsoft Word document, word automatically added to the search field on the toolbar. The search for information is carried out automatically, and below the search fields to accommodate this information.
Wikipedia within Word, and on the site is structured. You can switch the sections of the article, only the image compressed information in a tabular format, the links in the article.
Highlighted in the Wikipedia section of text can be added to a Word document as a quote with the button insert. The button itself appears when text is highlighted.