Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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Changing paragraph alignment and indents
Change alignment and indents in the
Paragraph dialog box
1 Select the paragraphs that you want to format.
2 On the Home tab, in the Paragraph group, click the dialog box
3 In the Paragraph dialog box, in the Alignment drop-down list,
select the paragraph alignment that you want.
4 In the Indentation section, enter the measurements that you want
for the left and right indents.
5 If you want a first-line indent or a hanging indent, select the desired
type of indent in the Special drop-down list and set the size of the
indent in the By box.
6 Click OK.
TRY ThIs You can set the left edge of selected paragraphs to
the left of the page margin, which can be useful for major
headings. To do this, in the Paragraph dialog box, enter a minus sign
before the measurement in the Left Indent box.