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How to Do Everything: Microsoft Office Online by Marty Matthews, Carole Matthews

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Formatting a Document

HOW TO…

  Format texts

  Select fonts and font styles

  Format paragraphs

  Set line spacing

  Set page margins, paper orientation, and paper size

  Use styles

  Add headers and footers

  Create and format tables

Plain, unformatted text conveys information, but not nearly as effectively as well-formatted text, as you can see by the two examples in Figure 5-1. Word provides numerous ways to format your text. Most fall under the categories of text formatting, paragraph formatting, and page formatting, which are discussed in the following sections of this chapter.

FIGURE 5-1    Formatting makes text both more readable ...

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