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Change page layout

  1. Select Layout.

  2. Select an option:

    • Margins

    • Orientation

    • Size

    • Columns

    • Indent

    • Breaks, Line Numbers, Hyphenation

    • Spacing

Change layout in Word

Change layout in Word

Use Styles

Use Styles to apply a consistent font, font size, font color, and spacing throughout your document.

  1. Select the words, paragraph, list, or table that you want to apply a style to.

  2. Select Home > Styles, and select the style you want.

Styles in Word for the web

Check spelling

Word for the web automatically checks spelling and misspelled words have a red squiggly underline.

  1. Right-click the word and review the suggestion.

  2. Select a correction, select Ignore All.

Check spelling in Word

Track and review changes

  1. To track changes, select Review > Track Changes.

  2. To review changes, place the cursor before a change and select:

    • Accept to keep the change, or

    • Reject to remove it.

Track changes in Word

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