Format without hidden text

Once the document is

Once the document is formatted, you can remove all hiden text by doing this:

  1. From the Edit menu, click Replace. Or press [Ctrl]+H.
  2. Click the Find What control.
  3. Click More.
  4. Click the Format button and then choose Font from the resulting menu.
  5. Check the Hidden option in the Effects section.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Click Replace All and Word will delete any text to which you’ve applied the Hidden format.

 This tip is from http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/msoffice/how-to-quickly-remove-all-hidden-text-in-word/2741