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Formatting Document

It means enhancing the appearance of the document to make it more readable or attractive is called formatting.

Font Formatting
It is done by making the font

  • Bold
  • Italics
  • Underline
  • Changing Fonts

Paragraph Alignment - It positions paragraph as

  • left
  • center
  • right
  • justified



Indent and types - Indents enable better layout of a document by positioning text accordingly.

  • Left indent
  • Right indent
  • First line indent
  • Hanging indent

Line Spacing - It is between lines of a paragraph and various line spacing options are

  • 1.5 lines
  • Double     
  • At least
  • Exactly    
  • Multiple

Tab Stops - It is the start point of text in a line. Various tab alignment are

  • Left    
  • Center    
  • Right    
  • Decimal    
  • Bar    


Bullets and Numbering - Both are used ti indicate individual element of a list by the Bullets and Numbering dialog box.

Displaying / Hiding of Formatting Marks - If they are enabled then the  ¶ character is shown for paragraph mark.

Document Enhancement - It is done by

  • Borders and Shading
  • Background
  • Theme


Other options available are

  • Drop Capital
  • Multiple Columns
  • Style
  • Word Wrap
  • Change Case - They are of type
  • Sentence case
  • Lowercase
  • Uppercase