Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Set Precise Tabs
1 Click the Home tab on the
2 Click the corner group button
) in the Paragraph group.
The Paragraph dialog box
3 Click Tabs on the Indents and
The Tabs dialog box appears.
4 Click in the Tab stop position
text box and type a new tab stop
5 Click to select a tab alignment.
You can also select a tab leader
6 Click Set .
Word saves the new tab stop.
7 Click OK.
Word exits the dialog box, and
you can use the new tab stops.
How do I remove tab stops that I no
To remove a tab stop from the ruler,
simply drag the tab stop off of the ruler. To
remove a tab stop in the Tabs dialog box,
you can select it, and then click Clear . To
clear every tab stop that you saved in the
Tabs dialog box, click Clear All .
What are leader tabs?
You can use leader tabs to separate
tab columns with dots, dashes, or
lines. Leader tabs can help readers
follow the information across tab
columns. You can set leader tabs
using the Tabs dialog box, as shown
in this section.