Word Processing: Tutorial 2

Fonts and Formatting in MS-Word

1. To left justify, center justify, right justify, and full justify text, select the appropriate icon from the ribbon at the top of the page:

2. To pick a font family for a selected portion of text, select the text by dragging the cursor and then pick the font you want by the pul-down font window:

3. To set the font size for a selected portion of text, use the font size window:

4. To set the style of selected text to bold, italics, or underline, use the icons:

For more complex formatting, including color, select Character under Format.

5. To insert a Table in your text, e.g., a 4 column ¥ 3 row table, position your cursor where you want the table and select Insert Table under Table menu. Pick the number of rows and columns when the InsertTable window opens.

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6. To design and insert a formula, select the Microsoft equation window under Object under the Insert menu.

7. To design and insert a drawing, open the drawing design window, , design the drawing, and then toggle the drawing button off.