Text Boxes

Text boxes in Word XP are used to draw attention to specific text. Use a Word XP text box to add definition and make it stand out.


  • Open a new document in Word.
  • Practice inserting and formatting text boxes.
  • Try to create text boxes that look similar to the ones displayed below; create your own as well.
  • Practice using different font styles and sizes within the text boxes you create.

Examples of Boxes