Bullets and Numbered Lists

In Word bulleted lists can help arrange Word documents so they are clearer. In Word numbered lists can do the same thing.

Creating lists

To create a bulleted list:

  • Click the Bullet button button on the Formatting toolbar.
  • Enter the first item on your list and press Enter.
  • The next line will begin automatically with a new bullet.
  • Enter the next item on your list and press Enter.
  • When your list is complete, press Enter twice to turn off bulleting.

To create a numbered list:

  1. Click the Numbered list button button on the Formatting toolbar.
  2. Enter the first item on your list and press Enter.
  3. The next line will begin automatically with the next number.
  4. Enter the next item on your list and press Enter.
  5. When your list is complete, press Enter twice to turn off numbering.