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Italics and underline in Microsoft Word

Again, we need to highlight the text that we're going to change. We'll turn part of the text to italics. So highlight the following line

"Does not include Mr Irate's alleged theft from his sweet shop"

When you have highlighted the text, click the italic icon in the tool bar. The icon will look like this after you have clicked the letter "I".

The Italic icon

Another way to turn text to italics is to hold down the Ctrl key on your keyboard. With the Ctrl key held down, press the letter "I" on your keyboard.

To underline some text, click the letter "U" of the shown icons. The keyboard shortcut is Ctrl plus the letter "U".

In your report, underline "Constable Tucker's Crime Statistics". When you have finished, the report should now look like this

Italics and Underline applied to the document

Our document is coming along. The next thing we'll do is add some Tabs. The Tabs will help is to push some of the text along.

Click here to move on to setting up Tabs in a Word document-->

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