Get Microsoft Office help creating blank and template MS Word 2016 documents, opening existing documents, and converting files.
Word files are called documents. Whenever you start a new project in Word, you'll need to create a new document, which can either be blank or from a template. You'll also need to know how to open an existing document.
Watch the video below to learn more about creating and opening documents in Word.
When beginning a new project in Word, you'll often want to start with a new blank document.
A template is a predesigned document you can use to create a new document quickly. Templates often include custom formatting and designs, so they can save you a lot of time and effort when starting a new project.
You can also browse templates by category after performing a search.