How to Set Line Spacing in a Paragraph

Here is how to set line spacing in a Paragraph in Word 2010

1.  Select the paragraph

how to set line spacing in Word 2010



2.  Left-Click the down arrow next to the Line & Paragraph Spacing command – A drop-down box will appear on the screen with several line spacing options. Select the option you want by clicking on it (see the diagram below). I selected 2.5 line spacing to my selected paragraph, see what happened to my paragraph in point number 3.

set line space within a paragraph in Word 2010


3. In the diagram below you can see what happened to my selected paragraph when I applied 2.5 line spacing to it.

set line spacing to paragraphs in Word



Lesson 37: How to set line spacing between Paragraphs