Accompanying them is an add-in for Microsoft Office Word which combines the most-used features of Word’s ribbon toolbar onto a single tab along with focused tools for managing regulatory documents and bullet-proofs the creation of common headers and footers.
A compact, focused version of the Microsoft Office Word toolbars, and a menu driven system to select from agency-specified shell documents for submissions give ARID users a quick start on regulatory authoring.
Document Selection and Configuration
ARID’s function to create a New Document guides you through selection of the right shell document for the work you need to do, drilling down through the specific region and module to the particular document type for the task. Before the document can be created, the specific metadata for that document is entered – previous values may be selected from drop-down lists.
The ACUTA Tab on the Microsoft Office ribbon provides a combination of the most commonly-used features of Word – including those from the Insert and References tabs – with features customized for creation of regulatory documents