In MS Word line and page breaks give you more control over how text flows. When using Word column breaks are also useful.

To delete a break:

By default, breaks are hidden. If you want to delete a break, you'll first need to show the breaks in your document.

  1. On the Home tab, click the Show/Hide command.

    Screenshot of Word 2013Clicking the Show/Hide command
  2. Locate the break you want to delete. Place the insertion point at the beginning of the break you want to delete.

    Screenshot of Word 2013Placing the insertion point
  3. Press the Delete key. The break will be deleted from the document.

    Screenshot of Word 2013After the page break has been removed