Converting regular amendment formatting to "tracked changes" amendments  

ClaimMaster allows you to convert amendments in claims (i.e., deletions/additions) indicated with the standard USPTO/EPO formatting (i.e., underline, strike-through) to the Word's “track changes” (i.e., redline) formatting.



Getting Started

To convert regular underline/strike-through amendments to amendments indicated with tracked changes formatting, select the area of text that includes amendments in your Word document.  Then, depending on the version of Microsoft Office:


  • In Word 2007 or later - from the ClaimMaster Ribbon, click on the Time-Saving Tools->Claim Amendment Tools menu, then Convert Amendment Formatting in the Selected Text to Track Changes:


  • In Word 2003 or earlier - from the ClaimMaster toolbar, click on the Time-Saving Tools->Claim Amendment Tools menu, then  Amendment Formatting in the Selected Text to Track Changes: