How to Set Tabs in a Microsoft Word Document

by Dave Andrews ; Updated September 18, 2017

Setting tabs in a Microsoft Word computer document is done by pressing the tab key to indent text, going to the view tab on the ribbon, checking and adding a ruler and selecting where the tab needs to be. Set tabs in Microsoft Word with tips from a software developer in this free video about computer technology.

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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.

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