In Word 2007 indents and tabs add structure to documents. Use the MS Word indent ruler and tabs to help make documents clearer.
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Click the Show/Hide command on the Home tab. This will allow you to see the nonprinting characters such as the spacebar, paragraph, and Tab key markings.
The most common way to indent is to use the Tab key. This method is best for indenting one line of text rather than multiple lines.
Using the Tab key to indent multiple lines can make formatting difficult if you add or remove text later. Indenting multiple lines is best done using the Indent commands.