Removing all the Auto Correct entries from MS Word easily


Word lets you delete Auto Correct entries one by one only! What if you don’t need any of them? There is a simple way to get rid of all Auto Correct entries. Just download this macro and import it to your normal template.

Read this post if you are not familiar with importing MS Word macros using .bas files.

Import and run the macro, but first make a backup, just in case you’d like to revert this deletion.

Word saves its Auto Correct entries at :\Users\YourAccountName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Office\MSO1032.acl, which you can copy — Or, just download the free Auto Correct Saver and let it do all the Backup and Restore jobs itself.