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Write your index in your favorite standalone indexing program. Then automatically embed the entries into a document in Microsoft Word or DocBook XML.

DEXembed is a Microsoft Word add-in created specifically to meet the needs of indexers who use standalone indexing programs (such as SKY Index, CINDEX, or MACREX), and who need to embed index tags in Microsoft Word documents or DocBook XML. Originally part of its parent program, DEXter, it has been split off and further developed to take into account the variety of workflow situations that arise in the real world of embedded indexing as required by different publishers. DEXembed accounts for these situations with several powerful features:

You can download the entire DEXembed User Guide by clicking here.

DEXembed provides many other features that make indexing more efficient, including:

DEXembed is a free upgrade for those who purchased the first version of DEXter. DEXter itself is now designed exclusively for indexing directly in Microsoft Word and is analogous to IXgen for FrameMaker.

DEXembed options

Try DEXembed free for 45 days!


Download DEXembed for Microsoft Word 97, 2000, 2002 (XP), 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016, 2019, or 365.


Download DEXembed for Microsoft Word 98, X, or 2004. (Word 2001 won't work with DEXembed.)

Sorry, but Word 2008 doesn't support macros or add-in programs. If you have a Macintosh and really need the most recent version of Word, you might consider running Windows and Word 2007 under Parallels Desktop.

After downloading the program file, open it and drag the individual files it contains out to your computer desktop. Then open and read the Instructions file.


Is your evaluation period over? Register DEXembed and make it run forever!

1 user: $79.95.
2-10 users: $59.95 each.
11-49 users: $49.95 each.
50+ users: $39.95 each.

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