About this lesson
Learn how to apply bold, italic, underline and Drop Caps styles to text.
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Format Text with Fonts and Colors
How to format text with bold, italic, underline, strikethrough and Drop Caps styles.
When to use
Formatting text is a very common feature in Word and makes your text stand out.
- Click the line of text that you want to apply a Format to.
- Click the HOME ribbon and move the mouse to the FONT group.
- Click any of the buttons within the FONT group to see the effect on the selected text.
Hints & tips:
The format only applies to the SELECTED text. Make sure you have told the computer what you want it to do by clicking, dragging, and selecting the text.
Double click a word to select one word.
Triple click a paragraph to select a full paragraph.Login to download
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