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Home Tab

The Home tab contains the most used commands.

Note: Available commands vary based on the editing mode selected.

Pastes the clipboard content to the insertion point.

Paste Special

Pastes the clipboard content with a choice of formatting to the insertion point.

Cuts the selected content to the clipboard and removes it from the document.

Copies the selected content to the clipboard and also retains it within the document.

Copy Formatting

Copies the style and formatting settings from the selected content to the clipboard but not the content itself.

There are two editing modes in CaseView: the Form Mode and the Design Mode. Form Mode can be further enhanced by turning on the enable editing function.  

Form Mode

Switches to Form Mode. Form Mode is a close representation of the printed document with limited functionality.

Design Mode

Switches to Design Mode. Design Mode allows access to the full functionality of CaseView.

Enable Editing

Depending on the permissions given, you can switch to Form Mode with Editing Enabled. Form Mode with editing enabled is essentially a middle ground between Form and Design Mode.

Locks or unlocks any CaseView mode.

Changes the font.

Changes the font size.

Inserts bullets.

Applies the bold font style.

Applies the italics font style.

Applies the underline effect.

Aligns content to the left, right, center, or justify.

Opens the Cell dialog. Depending on where the cursor is located, you can create or edit a cell.

Opens the Paragraph Properties dialog to apply formatting attributes to a paragraph

Opens the Section dialog to configure the section settings.

If a table is selected, the Table Properties dialog opens. If a table is not select, the Create Table dialog opens.


Inserts a row or column into the selected table.


Deletes the selected table, row(s), or column(s). A dialog box will appear asking for confirmation of the deletion.

Merge Squares

Merges selected horizontal table squares. When finished, the contents of the squares move to the left-most square and center across the selected range.

When merging squares for multiple rows, each row is treated separately. Squares cannot be merged vertically.

Unmerge Squares

Unmerges two merged horizontal table squares. When unmerged, the previous squares reappear. The contents of the unmerged squares display in the left most table square.


Opens the Table Properties dialog to set properties for the table.


Opens the Sorta Criteria dialog to sort table cells.

Shuffle Columns

Opens the Shuffle Table Columns dialog to manually reorder the table columns.

Use the Style drop-down menu to select a Style. Styles are used to quickly format text and maintain consistent formatting.

Opens the New Style dialog to create a new style.

Opens the Format Style dialog to modify a style.

Opens the Delete Style dialog to delete a selected style and replace all instances of that style with another style.

Inserts a new note.

Inserts a new tickmark.

Inserts a new document reference.

Inserts a new manual reference.

Opens the Find dialog to search for a specified type of cell, text or formatting in the active document.


Opens the Replace dialog to search for and replace specified text in the active document.

Find Next

Finds and selects the next occurrence of the text or cell specified in the Find What box of the Find dialog.

Opens the Goto Bookmark dialog to quickly jump to a bookmark in the document.

Opens the Document Map to easily navigate through large documents.

Enlarges or reduces the size of a document as it appears on the screen based on the zoom level selected.

Enlarges or reduces the size of a document in increments of 25%.

Enlarges the content to fit between the left and right margin of the document window.

Enlarges the page to fit the document window.

Enlarges the document to fit the full screen.