Now and then, we’d like to insert comments to Word documents as to make revisions. It's best to ask her first, but I think you are justified in dropping her name from the future paper. Dr R was the corresponding author for this paper and she provided the requested assurances. If author C did not contribute to the paper, their name should not have been left on the submission.
As you may notice, there is the author or user name in every comment made in a document to display who the reviser is. Viewed 2k times 10. It was published online and was scheduled for print publication. However, as the article was submitted with their name on it, it seems wrong to remove their name during the peer review process. We require that the author also affirms that all authors have seen and agreed to the submitted manuscript. Removing an author from a future publication. The paper was reviewed, revised and accepted without any unusual comment. I published a conference abstract with a undergraduate student of mine as a co-author. To clarify: Is this paper is for internal use only, or will it be submitted for publication (in a scholarly journal, or elsewhere)? Question(s) for the COPE Forum. Or if a co-author refuses to allow a paper to be submitted, the majority of authors can remove this individual's name as a co-author. 1. Co-authors who remove their names from the paper could have their contributions mentioned in the acknowledgements, or perhaps could ask to have their contributions removed. Ask Question Asked 6 years, 8 months ago. Most of the answers seem to have in mind a scholarly journal publication, in which case removing your name would be egregiously unethical, but for an internal paper it's slightly fuzzier. Active 2 years, 2 months ago.
In this article, we will show you 4 ways to delete or change the author names for comments in your Word document.