Whether you're working on product documentation, service level agreements, or your resume, properly formatting your documents is essential. And even if you're a die-hard mouse user, keyboard shortcuts can save you time and effort - especially when it comes to formatting Word documents.
During this week's episode of TR Dojo, I show you five sets of Word keyboard shortcuts that will help you format your docs in a hurry.
For those who prefer text to video, click the View Transcript link below the video player window or check out Jody Gilbert's article, "Five tips for lightning-fast formatting in Word," on which this video is based. And for more Microsoft Word tips and tricks, check out the following resources:
- Five Word tips that could change your life
- 60 Indispensable Microsoft Word Tips
- Five tips for working beyond Word's page-numbering basic
- Cool, lesser-known Microsoft Word keyboard shortcuts
- TechRepublic's Microsoft Office blog
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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. He was most recently Managing Editor for TechRepublic Pro. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop support specialist in the social research and energy industries. He has bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Louisville, where he has also lectured on computer crime and crime prevention.