Setting paragraph formatting options


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Setting paragraph formatting options

So far we have used the Ribbon's paragraph options to apply various formatting to paragraphs of text. But Word's Paragraph dialog offers all these options and more all in one place. Let's take a look. To open the dialog pull down the Format menu, choose Paragraph or press Option+Command+M. The dialog looks like this. It's split into two panes. The first pane is called Indents and Spacing and it covers a bunch of options available on the Ribbon. Alignment, Indentation and Line Spacing.

Alignment is pretty straightforward. You just use a pop-up menu to choose the option that you want. Indentation lets you specify exact measurements from left and right indentation. You would put them in this box. You could also use a pop-up menu to determine whether you want first line or hanging line indentation. So this affects the first line of the paragraph. First line would indent the first line by the amount that you specify in here or Hanging would affect the other lines in the paragrap...

Setting paragraph formatting options
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Setting paragraph formatting options 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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