Answered By: Emily Dahlen
Last Updated: Apr 27, 2016     Views: 270

To double space your writing in Microsoft Word, follow these steps:


1. Go to the Home tab.


2. In the Paragraph menu click the Line and Paragraph Spacing menu. Choose 2.0.

Screenshot of double spacing directions


There are other ways you can double space your writing in Microsoft Word. See the drop-down menus on the Academic Skills website to access Microsoft Word videos and tutorials.

If these resources do not answer your specific question, browse the Microsoft Help website. (For tips on how to browse Microsoft’s website, view this video.)  Microsoft’s website should have the most accurate and up-to-date information for you! 

Do you have other academic skills related questions? Ask the Academic Skills Center!



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