In this tutorial you will learn the tab setting in microsoft word. Use tab to insert group of space characters. Default tab stop is 0.5” so by tab setting you can change default tab stop from 0.5” to according to your requirements. You can set different tab stop positions according to your requirements. You also can delete the tab by select the tab position and clear it. Change the alignment of the tab selecting the alignment through the option. Select the different type of leader as your requirements and word provide 1,2,3 and 4 options where 1 be none.
tab setting in microsoft word example:-
Type record of students in word document. Here the requirements for tab are enhance so default tab is not enough and need to customize tab stop by tab setting. Type fields of student like roll no, name and class. Document is like as following.
So need to change tab setting for organize the record of students. Visit the paragraph panel of home menu and click on right down corner of paragraph panel like as following.
Now click on arrow which is at right down corner of paragraph panel and then paragraph dialog box appear same like as following.
For Tab setting click on tab button and a tab dialog box is appear like as following.
In tab stop position write 2 and click on set like as following.
Now for first tab stop position tab is of 2. If you want all tab of 2 so in default tab type 2.
After set the tab click on OK button and tab applied. Then enter data and after entering the data select the record of students and align center like as following.
Now select the field Roll No, Name and Class and press ctrl + b to bold the selected text.
Hence you have learn about the tab setting in microsoft word and some formatting of record.