Whenever you create a Word document, Microsoft Word automatically assign a author name to that document which is asked and saved in its properties at the installation time. So, if you want to change the author name in Word 2007 or 2010 then its very easy to do that.
One more thing i would like to tell you if you change the author name in Word 2007 or 2010 using this method then author name for other Office application like Excel, PowerPoint will be automatically changed, so lets see how to change author name.
Change Author Name Word 2010/2007
Change author in word 2010
Run Word 2010, Click on “File” tab, click on “Options” to open Word options
Select “General” option on the left side and change the “User name” and “Initials” under section “Personalize your copy of Microsoft Office”
Change author in word 2007
Click “Office” button > “Word Options”
Now click “Popular” option and under “Personalize your copy of Microsoft Office” section, type the new author name in-front of “User name” field and type “Initials” according to your choice and click “OK” to make the change affective
By changing the author name in Word this will effect on the whole Microsoft Office applications like Excel, PowerPoint and others…