In this tutorial you will learn about the page layout in microsoft word. By the help of page layout menu you can easily manage the pages of the document. With the help of page setup panel you can change the margins, orientation, size and columns of page. You also set the border of page and you can also customize the border for the pages of the document. Through the page setup dialog box you can change the margin, paper and layout setting for the pages of your document in microsoft word.
page layout in microsoft word example:-
Open a document in microsoft word and click on page layout same like as following.
Now visit the page setup panel and find the margins option.
There are different margins in the margins option through which you can select the required margin for text document.
You also can define your own margin by using custom margins option which is most below the margins.
After clicking on custom margins a page setup dialog box appear on the screen.
You can change margin of the page top, bottom, left and right. You also add gutter to the document by gutter option and set the side of page for gutter. Apply gutter to top and set margins from all sides of pages 1.5.
By using paper tab of page setup dialog box you can change the paper for document which helps to manage the document for print.
You can select the paper size different from letter or customize the paper size for the document in microsoft word.
By layout tab you can select the settings for header and footers in your document by using microsoft word.
For manage the page border and shading click on button having the caption Borders. After clicking on button border and shading tab appear on the screen like as following.
You can select the style of border as your requirement. Also select the color, width and art for the border of page. Change border to Box and style dotted line then color is green width 1.
After clicking on OK button the selected border is applied to all pages of document in microsoft word.
To apply art on border of the page select the art from the border and shading dialog box.
After pressing OK button the art border applied to the all pages of document in microsoft word.
Hence you have learned about page layout in microsoft word.