Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
To Change the Font Size of Selected Text
The characters between the headline and the signature line in the ﬂ yer currently are
11 point. To make them easier to read from a distance, this ﬂ yer uses 16 point for these
characters. The following steps change the font size of the selected text.
With the text selected, click the Font Size box arrow on the Home tab to display the Font
Click 16 in the Font Size gallery to increase the font size of the selected text to 16.
To Format a Line
In the ﬂ yer, the signature line is to be centered to match the paragraph alignment
of the headline. Also, its text should have a font size larger than the rest of the body copy.
The following steps center the line and increase its font size to 18.
Click somewhere in the paragraph to be centered (in this case, the signature line) to
position the insertion point in the paragraph to be formatted.
Click the Center button on the Home tab to center the signature line.
Move the mouse pointer to the left of the line to be selected (in this case, the signature
line) until the mouse pointer changes to a right-pointing block arrow and then click to
select the line.
With the signature line selected, click the Font Size box arrow on the Home tab and
then click 18 in the Font Size gallery to increase the font size of the selected text to 18
changed to 16
centered and font
size changed to 18