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

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Creating Custom Text Boxes

You can use text boxes to put certain text wherever you want it, in just about any design you can come up with. You can draw attention to content that you want to stand out and be noticed, whether it’s a note, a sidebar, a pull quote, a sideways heading, or even just a decoration. You can also create a series of text boxes where the text flows from one box to the next.

Create a Text Box

  1. On the Insert tab, click the Text Box button, and click Draw Text Box in the gallery.

  2. Hold down the left mouse button and drag out a text ...

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