Microsoft Office: Add Bullets or Numbering

Microsoft Office: Add Bullets or Numbering

Microsoft Office: Add Bullets or Numbering

Microsoft products allow you to organize content using bulleted and numbered lists. You can also create customized lists by editing the bullet/number font, color, allignment, and icon style. 

Bullets

  1. Within your Microsoft document, place your cursor or highlight the text where you wish to insert a bulleted list. 
  2. Under the [Home] tab in the “Paragraph” section, click the [Bullets] drop-down menu. 
  3. Choose a bullet style or select "Bullets and Numbering” to create a customized bullet style.
  4. To change the alignment of the bulleted list, from the "Paragraph" section, click the [Aligh Text] drop-down menu. 

Numbers

  1. Within your Microsoft document, place your cursor or highlight the text where you wish to insert a numbered list. 
  2. Under the [Home] tab in the “Paragraph” section, click the [Numbering] drop-down menu. 
  3. Choose a numbering style or select "Bullets and Numbering” to create a customized numbering style.
  4. To change the alignment of the numbered list, from the "Paragraph" section, click the [Aligh Text] drop-down menu. 
  1. In the "Numbering" drop-down box, you will see a lot of options for outlining your list (A. B. C., I. II. III., etc.). Choose one of these or select “Define New Number Format.”
  2. In the "Define New Number Format" dialogue box, select the option you would like > Click [Font] to change the formatting slightly.


Return to Microsoft Office: Create, Modify, and Format Bulleted Lists and Numbers.


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