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Microsoft® Office Word 2007 Plain & Simple by Marianne Moon, Jerry Joyce

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Indenting a Paragraph

An indent is the distance a paragraph or a first line is moved in from the left and/or right margin. Indenting a paragraph sets it off from other paragraphs. The indent can be as simple as slightly indenting the first line to indicate the start of a new paragraph, or as complex as indenting both the left and right sides of the paragraph to create a separate block of text.

Indent a Paragraph

  1. Click in a paragraph, or select all the paragraphs for which you want to set an indent.

  2. On the Home tab, click the Paragraph button to display ...

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