Working with Columns

Using columns in Word can improve readability. When using Word columns can break up text and make Word documents easier to read.

Creating columns using the Columns dialog box

Using the Column dialog box versus the Columns button will give you much more control and precision over your column structure. The Columns dialog box will also give you a few more column options, including left and right columns, as well as the ability to create up to eight columns per page.

To use the Column dialog box:

Columns Dialog Box

The Column dialog box gives you the following options:

To move text into the next column: