How to Make Fonts Bold

by Dave Andrews ; Updated September 18, 2017

In order to make fonts bold in Microsoft Word, highlight the chosen text and click on the "B" at the top of the program. Try making fonts bold by highlighting text and pressing the control key and "B" with IT help from a software developer in this free video on using computers.

About the Author

Dave Andrews is a software developer with a business and Web site selling programs and other computer services in Franklin, Tenn. Having worked in the IT industry for more than 8 years, Andrews has an intimate understanding of computer technologies. He holds a degree in computer science from Middle Tennessee State University with a minor in mathematics. Andrews began working with computers when he was nine years old, programming BASIC on a Precomputer 2000. He now programs in C/C , Java, Microsoft .Net, ASP, Python and PHP and has written large, integrated program used by clients as large as state governments. Andrews is currently employed by a government IT department and enjoys the public service and constant challenge that such a position provides.