Tech Tuesday: Formatting Fairy Series, Part 3

Each Tuesday, pleasureinlearning brings you Tech Tuesday.  Come back each week for more ways to become efficient and effective in your use of technology. 


This article is part of a multi-part visit from the Formatting Fairy.  Read on to see how to exorcise those Formatting Demons.  Comment and tell us about your Formatting Demons.

Today is the day to get familiar with the dialog box launcher buttons for character and paragraph formatting.  The ribbon may have lots of buttons, but you can’t do everything from the ribbon.  To access additional features, look for the dialog box launcher in the bottom right hand corner of most groups.

Dialog Box Launcher Buttons

Stay tuned for Part 4 and find out some of the nifty features hidden in those dialog boxes.


One comment on “Tech Tuesday: Formatting Fairy Series, Part 3

  1. […] have your cursor in the heading paragraph.  Then, open the paragraph dialog box by following the directions from last week. Flip over to the Line and Page Breaks tab and check the box for Keep with […]

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