Use Backspace/Delete and Undo/Repeat

Learn how to use the backspace and delete Word XP functions, as well as the undo and repeat Word XP functions, in this free lesson.

Using Repeat - Ctrl+Y

The Repeat feature allows you to repeat the last action and can help to save time as you create your document.

To use Repeat:

  • Click Edit on the menu bar.
  • Select Repeat. This command will change names depending on the action you just took. If you need format a title on one page and want to format another title the same way using Repeat, it will say Repeat Style.
  • Press Ctrl+Y on your keyboard for a shortcut to Repeat.

Repeat Typing Command