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1 Microsoft Templates, Outlines, & Bullets Amarillo College Revision Date: April 17, 2009

2 Table of Contents TEMPLATES... 1 BASE A DOCUMENT ON AN EXISTING TEMPLATE... 1 CREATE A TEMPLATE FROM SCRATCH... 2 USING A TEMPLATE TO CREATE A DOCUMENT... 3 MODIFY A TEMPLATE THAT YOU CREATED... 4 OUTLINES... 5 CREATE A NUMBERED OUTLINE... 5 FORMAT A NUMBERED OUTLINE... 6 CHANGE NUMBERING FOR A SECOND OUTLINE... 8 RESTART NUMBERING AT RESTART NUMBERING AT A DIFFERENT NUMBER... 8 BULLETS... 9 CREATE BULLETS AS YOU TYPE... 9 ADD BULLETS TO EXISTING TEXT... 9 FORMAT THE BULLETS... 9 i

3 TEMPLATES Base a Document on an Existing Template To use a template, you have to be connected to the Internet. If the connection is not live, an error message will appear explaining what to do. 1. Click the Office Button and then click the New icon. 2. At the left side of the window, click a template group. 3. Double-click the template to use. 4. If a message appears stating that the Microsoft Office Genuine Advantage will have to be checked for authenticity, do the following: a. Place a checkmark in the Do Not Show This Message Again box. b. Click the Continue button. 5. Add data as needed and then save the file. Page 1

4 Create a Template from Scratch Templates are meant to be reused many times. Include only information that will not change from document to document. 1. Create a regular document and include any information and graphics as needed. 2. Set formatting changes as needed: a. Line spacing b. Margins c. Headers or Footers d. Automatically-updating date codes 3. Click the MS Office Button. 4. Rest the mouse pointer on the Save As icon until the menu changes to that illustrated below: 5. As circled in the illustration above, click Word Template. Page 2

5 6. As circled in the illustration above, click Trusted Templates. The save location should automatically change to Templates (see the arrow in the above illustration). 7. In the Filename field, type a recognizable name for this new template. 8. Use the drop-down arrow for the Save as Type field to choose Word Template. 9. Using a Template to Create a Document 1. Click the Office Button and then click the New icon. 2. As circled in the illustration at the left, click the My Templates group. 3. Double-click the desired template. At this point, you are working on a regular document. It is not the actual template. 4. Add data as needed and then save the file. Page 3

6 Modify a Template that you Created 1. Click the Office Button and then click the New icon. 2. At the left side of the screen, click the My Templates group. 3. Click the template that needs to be modified. 4. As shown in the illustration above, click the Template option button Make your changes as needed. 7. Click the Office Button and click the Save As icon. 8. The folder should be pointing back to the Templates folder. 9. The name will need to be corrected. In the center of the window, click the name of the template that is being modified When asked if you want to replace the existing file, choose Yes. 12. Page 4

7 OUTLINES Microsoft calls an outline a multilevel list in Word Create a Numbered Outline When you create a numbered outline, it may be a simple 1-level numbered list, or it may a multi-level numbered list. 1. Place the cursor on a blank line of the document where the numbered list is to start. 2. Type a number 1 followed by a period and a space Make sure to include the space because that is what makes the numbered list! 3. Type the first item of the list and press ENTER. 4. Continue adding lines of text and every time the ENTER key is pressed, it will add a new line to the numbered list. 5. Indenting lines in a numbered list: a. To indent a line to the next outline level, press TAB. b. To unindent a line to the previous outline level, use SHIFT+TAB. 6. To break out of the numbering outline, just press the ENTER key twice. Page 5

8 Format a Numbered Outline 1. Use the directions in the previous section of this manual to create a numbered list. 2. Highlight all of the data in the numbered list. 3. On the Home tab, click the Multilevel List icon, located on the Paragraph ribbon. 4. As displayed in the next illustration, you can click on one of the format groups in the list if desired. Most people will skip this step and go to the next step which offers more control over how the list will look. 5. As pointed to in the above illustration, if you want to have more control over how the formatting, click the link, located at the bottom of the list. Page 6

9 This field changes the text in a numbered line, not the number icon. This field changes the number icon itself. 6. IMPORTANT: Notice in the illustration above that the #1 Level is highlighted. This means that any changes that are made will affect only the first-level numbers of the list. Click the #2 to make changes to that level. 7. Make changes as needed to any of the following: a. Level the outline level number to be formatted. b. Formatting for Number add any extra symbols such as periods so that the number appears the way you want it to be in the outline. c. Number Style Arabic numbers, Roman numerals, or Letters. d. Font (button) Change the general font, size and color of the numbers. e. Aligned (in inches) Specify how much space is to be between the number and the first character after it. f. Text Indent (in inches) Specify how much space is to be between the number and the first character after it. 8. Page 7

10 CHANGE NUMBERING FOR A SECOND OUTLINE If you create a second numbered list, it may continue numbering from the previous list! Usually, this is not desired. Restart Numbering at 1 1. Create a second numbered list. 2. If the numbering continues from the previous list, right-click the first numbered item in the second list and choose Restart at 1. NOTE: If the item that is right-clicked has a red squiggly underline below it, the spelling will have to be dealt with before the renumbering can be changed. Restart Numbering at a Different Number There may be time that you need to start a numbered list at a different number. For example, if you create a numbered list and then have to break out of the list to make room for a graphic or table, you may need to continue the numbering pattern. Method #1 1. When starting the second list, if you know that the second list needs to start with a particular number, type that number followed by a period and a space. The numbering sequence will start with that new number. Method #2 1. If the numbered list has already been created, right-click the first numbered item in the second list and choose Continue Numbering. Method #3 1. If the numbered list has already been created, the first numbered item in the second list and choose Set Numbering Value. 2. Specify the beginning number. Page 8

11 BULLETS Create Bullets as you Type 1. On the Home tab, click the Bullets icon located on the Paragraph ribbon. 2. Type the first item and press ENTER. 3. When finished, click the Bullets icon again. Add Bullets to Existing Text 1. Click-and-drag the mouse over the items to be bulleted. 2. On the Home tab, click the Bullets icon located on the Paragraph ribbon. Format the Bullets 1. Highlight the bulleted list. 2. On the Home tab, click the drop-down arrow on the Bullets icon located on the Paragraph ribbon. 3. Click the Define New Bullet link. Page 9

12 4. Click the button. 5. As circled in the illustration above, use the drop-down arrow for the Font field to display one of these fonts: a. Webdings b. Wingdings c. Wingdings 2 d. Wingdings 3 6. Scroll through the list of symbols. 7. Double-click a symbol of your choice. 8. Page 10

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