Set Line and Paragraph Spacing

When using Word XP line and paragraph spacing is important. Learn how it works in this free lesson.


  • Select all text in a document using one of the selection techniques you have learned.
  • Open the Reveal Formatting menu from the task pane.
  • Click the blue Alignment link to open the Paragraph dialog box.
  • In the line spacing drop-down menu, select double.
  • Click OK. Your text is now double-spaced.