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Office 2013 For Dummies by Wallace Wang

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Chapter 6

Formatting Text

In This Chapter

arrow Changing fonts

arrow Changing the font size

arrow Using text styles

arrow Coloring text

arrow Justifying text

arrow Creating lists

arrow Clearing formatting

After you type text into a document, edit it, and check it for spelling and grammatical errors, you’re ready to make it look pretty — a process known as formatting text. A properly formatted document can make your text easy to read, while a poorly formatted document can make even the best writing difficult or confusing to read.

The Home tab groups Word’s formatting tools into three categories:

check.png Font: Defines the font, font size, color, highlighting, and style (bold, italic, underline, strikethrough, superscript, subscript, ...

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