Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Chapter 6: Formatting Text
Using the Font Dialog Box
1 Select the text that you want to
2 Click the Home tab on the Ribbon.
3 Click the dialog box launcher (
in the Font group.
The Font dialog box appears.
4 Click the font, style, size, color,
underline style, or effect that you
want to apply.
C A preview of your choices appears
5 Click OK.
D Word applies the font change.
Can I change the default font and size?
Yes. To change the default font and size, follow these steps. Display the Font dialog box. Click the font
and font size that you want to set as defaults. Click the Set As Default button. A new dialog box appears.
Specify whether the change should apply to this document only or to all documents created with the
current template. Click OK, and click OK again to close the Font dialog box. The next time you create a
new document, Word applies the default font and size that you specified.