A Better Alternative to Using Workshare

More than just document comparsion, Simul is a full-featured version control & collaboration tool that makes it easy for multiple people to collaborate on a Word Document.

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Used in thousands of organisations worldwide

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How It Works

Upload your document and invite others to collaborate on it

Upload a Word document from your computer or cloud services like Dropbox, OneDrive & SharePoint and invite people to collaborate on it.

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Collaborate on documents with ease

No more emailing documents back and froth. Collaborators can open the latest version of a document in Word or Word Online in just 1 click, and each time they make changes it's automatically saved as a new version.


Here's how it works:

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Open the latest version in 1 click

Collaborators can access and open the latest version of a document in just 1 click, from any computer, anywhere.

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Make edits in Word or Word Online

Simul integrates directly with Word and Word Online, so collaborators can make edits to a document in their preferred environment.

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Automatically create a new version

When someone clicks 'Save' in Word or Word Online, a new version is automatically created in Simul and instantly available to all collaborators to continue working on.

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See exactly what changed between versions

Simul makes it easy to compare different versions of a document - regardless of whether tracked changes were turned on or not - so you always know what changed, who changed it, and when.

See the full history of a document

See every version of a document - including what changed, who changed it and when - in a simple interface.

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Access content from previous versions

With just 1 click, you can revert back to a previous version of your document or open an old version and copy and paste content out of it.

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Benefits of using Simul

Simul offers a number of benefits over emailing documents back and forth and using a comparsion tool.

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Easily access the latest version

All collaborators can easily find and open the latest version of the document in 1 click.

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Work on documents simultaneously

Multiple people can work on a document at the same time & Simul will automatically create separate ‘branches’ for each version so people aren’t overwriting each others work.

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See the full history of changes

Easily go back over a document and see what changed, when it changed and who changed it.

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Easily revert to old versions

Easily revert to a previous version of the document, or take content from a previous version to add to the latest.


“Simul allows anyone on our team to access the latest version of a document instantly. It automatically creates versions, allows us to compare them to see what changed, and gives us a full version history of the document. It’s made writing research reports so much easier.”

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Nikolas Balanis - Cancer Researcher, UCLA

Get Started For Free

It's free to collaborate on 1 document, and paid plans start at just $15 per month.