How do I double space in Microsoft Word?
To double space or change the spacing of text in Microsoft Word follow the steps below.
- Open Microsoft Word and the document you want to modify.
- Highlight the text you want to have double spaced or select all.
- Right-click the selected text and click Format. and then Paragraph or just Paragraph depending on your version of Word.
- In the Paragraph window under spacing change from Single to Double and then click Ok. Below is an example of what this window may look like while in Microsoft Word.
Tip: If you want to convert text from a double space to a single space, the above steps can be reversed. However, instead of selecting "Double" under Line spacing, select "Single."