Using Undo and Repeat

Learn how to use the undo feature in Office XP and the redo feature in Office XP in this free lesson.


The Undo feature lets you delete the last change made to your file. As you can imagine, this is quite a handy feature. If you suddenly make a change or mistake you do not want to keep, you can simply undo your action.

Word 2002 remembers up to 300 actions in a document and allows you to undo any or all of them as long as you haven't closed the document first.

Undo all of your recent actions by:
  • Repeatedly clicking the Undo button Undo button located on the Standard toolbar
  • Choosing EditUndo from the menu bar (Ctrl+Z)