10+ lesser-known shortcuts for formatting Word text | Microsoft Office | TechRepublic.com

I’m a big advocate of using keyboard shortcuts to get more work done faster!  After all we have 10 fingers, so why just use one on your mouse while the other nine slack off!  Here’s a great article to give you a bunch of shortcuts for Microsoft Word!

Your users probably have a few favorite keyboard shortcuts for formatting text – like Ctrl + B for applying boldface, Ctrl + I for applying italics, Ctrl + U for underlining, and maybe Ctrl + L to left-align text. But Word provides buttons for those tasks on the Formatting toolbar, so any efficiency gains are kind of a toss-up.

The real convenience lies in knowing some more obscure keyboard shortcuts – ones that have no default button equivalents and that can save users from having to scrounge around dialog boxes looking for the appropriate options. Here are some shortcuts that are especially good for users to have under their belt.

Little known Word Shortcuts

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