How to Change the Default Font in Word 2013

Microsoft Word has a set of default options that it uses for new documents that you create. Among these options is the font that is used for the text you type. Fortunately you can learn how to change the default font in Word 2013 if you want to use something other than the default option. […]

How to Double Space in Word 2013

Microsoft Word includes a “Normal” template that has some default formatting options. It’s often necessary to change these options for a document, so you may need to learn how to double space in Word 2013. There are a couple of options that can help to make a paper created in Microsoft Word 2013 easier to […]

How to Make Periods Bigger in Microsoft Word

Making a format change in Microsoft Word typically requires you to select the content to modify, then choose the new setting. But if you want to make periods bigger in Microsoft Word for an existing document, then there is a faster way to do so. The punctuation marks that you include in your Microsoft Word […]

How to Insert a Check Mark in Word 2013

Microsoft Word 2013 has a rather large library of symbols that you can insert into a document, and the check mark is one of the symbols that is available. The check mark symbol is part of the Wingdings font, and behaves similarly to any other letter or number that you might include in your document. […]

How to Draw in Microsoft Word 2013

Do you need to add something to your Word 2013 document, but the only way that you can accurately express the information is through a drawing? Fortunately you can draw in Microsoft Word 2013 with the Scribble shape. The scribble shape allows you to make a freehand drawing directly in your document. Word will then […]

How to Put Your Last Name and Page Number on Every Page in Word 2013

Some documents need certain types of information in their headers, so it’s likely that you may need to know how to put your last name and page number in the header in Microsoft Word. It is very common for schools to request the last name and page number on every page in Word documents submitted […]

How to Turn Off Double Spacing in Word 2013

Some documents that you create in Microsoft Word will need double spacing, and some will need single spacing. Depending on your application’s current setting, or the spacing option chosen for an existing document, switching the line spacing can present some challenges, especially if you need to change it for an entire document. Line spacing is […]

How to Add a Column in Word 2013

A new document in Microsoft Word is going to have one column by default. Use these steps to add a column in Word 2013. Open your document in Word. Click anywhere in the document and press Ctrl + A to select everything. Choose Page Layout at the top of the window. Select the Columns button. […]

How to Delete Documents from Microsoft Word

The documents that you create in Microsoft Word can be opened and read from within Microsoft Word at any time. This is possible through the file navigation feature that is available on the Open window of the File menu. You can, however, also use this navigation feature to find and delete documents while you are […]

Small Caps in Word 2013

When you type in a document in Microsoft Word using the default settings, you will get a mixture of capital and lowercase letters. But some scenarios call for you to use small caps in Word, which are smaller versions of the capital versions of letters. Fortunately this is something that you can accomplish by changing […]