Note: click here for a full online help system with an index. Whenever I get a query I try to make the help clearer rather than post a reply here.

Updating your version or Reinstalling

Registration problem

Does it run on Windows 7, 8, 8.1, 10? 64-bit or 32-bit?
Administrator rights
What does my licence allow?
Is there an important difference between a key word with a keyness of 50 and another of 500?
Can WordSmith run on an Apple Macintosh?
How to process IPA phonetic symbols?
How to process Japanese, Korean, Chinese, Greek, Russian etc?
How to install a site licence
How compatible are the files saved in different versions?
Problems with language-choosing
Converting PDFs
How should texts be tagged?
Writing to ask for help
Citing WordSmith
Permission to use Images
Virus checking and safety



See also : WordSmith 6 FAQs, WordSmith 5 FAQs, WordSmith 4 FAQs and WordSmith 3.0 FAQs