Word

Three Word problems, three Word solutions

Microsoft Certified Trainer Melissa Esquibel takes to the Help Desk to respond to reader questions about MS Word.

MS Word quick tips

Microsoft Certified Trainer Melissa Esquibel shares three tips to get the most out of Word.

The old Word page number quandary

Q. When I add a cover page and mark my page numbering “different first page” the first page still stays Page 2. Any suggestions?

Make the most of MS Office on your iPad

The Office app remains a relatively new option for iPad users, but one that can really help you boost productivity when you can’t use your laptop or desktop computer.

Get Word to run a tighter ship

Q. There is too much space between the lines of my recipients’ address in a letter. How can I tighten it up?

Get Word to stop assuming what you want

Q. How do I keep Word from Auto­­Formatting or Auto­Correcting certain text?

Cool office tools at low or no cost

Here are three web tools to share your desktop, edit PDFs and reclaim Gmail's calendar features.

You can override Word's spacing suggestions

Q. Why does the new Word paragraph format default to 1.15 lines?

Start a new document with the font you want

Q. How can I change the default fonts for new Word documents?

Make any picture into a bullet point

Q: How can I create my own ­custom bullet points?