[How To] Scroll down Technical Documents Automatically in MS Word

You can configure Word to automatically scroll down a document. This can be very useful for reading long documents, or when giving presentations. To turn of the auto scroll, follow these steps:
  1. Click Customize on the Tools menu.
  2. In the Commands tab, scroll down and highlight ‘All Commands‘ in the Categories window.
  3. In the right-hand window find and then drag Auto Scroll onto a toolbar.
  4. Close Customize.
You can then and click on the Auto Scroll button to start the scrolling. Use the arrow keys to vary speed and direction.