Using the Page Setup Dialog Box

Learn how to use the Word 2000 page setup dialog box in this free lesson.

Using Page Setup to set page orientation

The default page orientation is portrait (8.5x11).

If your document would display better in landscape orientation (11x8.5), you can change the orientation using the Page Setup dialog box.

To change page orientation:

  • Choose FilePage Setup.
  • Click the Paper Size tab.
  • In the Orientation area, click the Portrait or Landscape radio button.
  • The Preview area shows how your document looks.
  • Pay close attention to the Apply To: area.

Page setup dialog box wshowing page orientation options.