Easily formatting a document to the Defence Writing Guide -
A guide to writing an effective document is the Writer’s Handbook from the MOD. The January 2022 edition can be downloaded here.
This version conforms to the
Government Security Classifications document
published in May 2018 which specifies the security classification marking and descriptors to be used on documents.
The software provides a military formatting system for documents to JSP101 and conforms to version 4.1 of the DWG effective from 2022 and in accordance with the above Government Security document.
The system is complete with a full help manual and templates for the documents specified in version 4.1 -
The software has been written by a former Army Officer and Senior Lecturer in Information Systems.
There are options to download either an automatic installation via a .exe file or for those who do not want (or are unable) to download and run an executable file, there is a .zip version which can be manually installed by the user.
*** Please read the document ***
“Installation and Use in Word.docx”
Which contains full instructions.
This version of the software -
Some antivirus programs won’t let you download .exe files, so if the above link doesn’t work, you will need to download the .zip version.
Installation and Use in Word.docx is a Word document that explains how to install and use the system.
The software is free for anyone to use, but remains the copyright of the author. It is used entirely at your own risk of course and the author cannot be held responsible for badly created documents!
Contact the author for more information
Hope you find it useful
but please let me know of any problems!
Conforms to the latest Version of the Defence Writing Guide JSP101 which is version 4.1.
Click here for a link to that document.