How to Compare two Documents Side by Side in Kingsoft Writer

Some users may ask, “how can I open two documents at the same time to do a comparison?” Similar to Microsoft Office, Kingsoft Office 2013 enables you to compare two Writer documents side by side. To use this feature, follow the steps below:

Step 1 Open both documents you want to compare in Kingsoft Writer.

Step 2 On the View tab, in Window group, click .

Note: If fewer than two documents are open, this View Side by Side button will be grayed out. You need to open at least two documents to compare.

When more than two documents are open, you will have to choose the one you want to compare with the current document. See the following:

compare two documents side by side

Press OK and the two document windows will be arranged side by side. To scroll both documents at the same time, choose Synchronous Scrolling after you click the View Side by Side button.

compare two documents side by side

To cancel synchronous scrolling, simply click again.

To cancel side by side view, simply click button under View tab again.

PS: You can also view the two documents horizontally. Simply click and choose Horizontal as in the figure . Then you will have two documents arranged horizontally.

compare two documents side by side