How to remove metadata from Word documents on a Mac
- Open Word
- Click on “Word” in the upper left of the screen
- Click on Preferences in the drop-down menu
- Click on Security (in the bottom row of icons)
- Find the Privacy section, and check the box “Remove personal information from this file on save.”
- Click OK (bottom left) to save this change
To be sure you saved the change, re-open Word/Preferences/Security and make sure the box is checked.