Originally Posted by tarquinious
If you're using Word 2007, you can select round-button/Prepare/Inspect Document then click Inspect.
Next to Comments, Revisions, Versions and Annotations, click the Remove All button.
Alternatively you could click Accept All, but it sounds like you've tried this already.
Thanks for the informative replay. The problem was occurring in Word 2003. Almost as soon as you posted your reply, we jumped from 2003 to 2010 without stopping at 2007.
The problem's still there in Word 2010-it seems stuck to it like white on rice.