Mark O’Neill over on Makeuseof.com shows you how to make Word speed up. He offers 8 great tips, starting with:
1. On the View tab, uncheck the ‘Animated text’ box.
2. If you use Word in Normal view, check ‘Wrap to window’.
3. On the General tab, uncheck ‘Provide feedback with animation’.
More here: www.makeuseof.com