How to Add Borders to Text and Paragraphs in Word for Mac


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Adding borders to text and paragraphs

Word's Border and Shading feature makes it possible to add borders around text and to add shading to text backgrounds. It's relatively easy to apply. Just select the text and apply the border or shading setting to it. In this chapter, I cover how to apply borders to text and paragraphs, cells and tables, and to full pages. Then I explain how to add shading to any selection in a new document. Borders work with selections. So if I wanted to add a border to the first body paragraph of this document, I'd begin by selecting it.

So let's do that. I'm going to do triple-click in this paragraph. Then I'd choose a border option from the Border menu on the Home Ribbon. So here is the Home Ribbon and I want to use one of the border options, which is under this menu here. The Border menu graphically illustrates what borders would be placed. For example, if I choose Bottom an underline under the last line of the paragraph would appear. Note that unlike an underline, a paragraph ...

Adding borders to text and paragraphs
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Adding borders to text and paragraphs provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Maria Langer as part of the Word for Mac 2011 Essential Training

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Business
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Word for Mac
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