Gordon McComb Automation

Experts In WordPerfect and Microsoft Word Automation

Word processing macros & solutions for Word and WordPerfect

Since 1987, I has assisted law offices, software companies, movie studios, schools, churches, publishers, insurance agents, hospitals, research institutes, and government agencies do more work in less time. (See a list of some of my clients.)

I wrote the definitive books on macro programming and document automation (250,000+ copies), and I know what you and your business need to save money. Take a moment to browse this site. And discover how I can help you, too.

Why word processing automation is so important

In case you haven't heard, times are still tough. The economy is on the mend, but experts believe it'll take some time before it gets back to normal.

Meanwhile, business goes on. That includes paying office rent, salaries, and equipment leases.

The help balance the balance sheet, you need to turn to automating common word processing and document production tasks. The more shortcuts you provide for yourself and your employees, the faster the work is done. You save money, simple as that.

Here are just some of the benefits:

Reduce or Eliminate Overtime

Task automation - especially document production chores - can greatly reduce employee overtime.

Enhancements are Long Term

Automation solutions continue to pay off the longer you use them. With just a minimal programming skills, you or a member of your staff can develop the tools you need to start saving now. Or, hire someone (like us!) to create solutions for you.

Better Quality Control

When you automate your document production chores you also improve quality control. Fewer mistakes means fewer embarrassments, too!

Improve Productivity

The more work you and your employers finish each week, the more productive your business - WITHOUT hiring additional staff or temporary workers. Turn unproductive document production tasks into profit centers.

Increase Profitability

Taxes, insurance, employee costs - running your business isn't getting any cheaper. Use technology to perform repetitive tasks.

Meet Your Customers Demands

No more having to make excuses because your back office work is piling up. Deliver to your customers on time, every time.

WordPerfect Macro Tutorial
Just Released:
Step-By-Step Macro Writing Tutorial

A new and fully updated edition of my classic book, WordPerfect for Windows Macro Tutor, is now available as an instant download PDF e-book!

This fully revised how-to covers WordPerfect versions X5 and later (many topics and sample macros will also work with X3 and X4.) It's over 200 pages, and comes with a zip file of all the macro examples detailed in the book.

Available online for instant download. Be sure to check out the free chapter preview.

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Macros and Templates
NEW! Watermarker macro for WordPerfect

Looking for a quick and easy way to insert "rubber stamps" into your WordPerfect document?

Look no further thanWatermarker for WordPerfect. This new utility provides over two dozen common watermarking words and phrases, in both color and monochrome, and in two super-readable styles.

You can control the darkness of the stamp, and how you want it to appear throughout your document. Easy to install, and of course comes with a detailed user guide.

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Macros and Templates
Free Book Download: Classic WPDOS Macros

You want this book - no, you NEED this book - if you're converting old WPDOS macros to WPWin or Microsift Word.

WordPerfect 5.1 Macros and Templates has helped hundreds of thousands of users -- individuals, offices, lawyers, government agencies, and more -- to harness the power of WordPerfect 5.1 for DOS.

This "bible" of WordPerfect DOS macros is provided here, at no charge, in electronic form.

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