How to Download Word 2003 Document Templates From Microsoft Office Online

By Contributing Writer

Instead of being limited to the few templates included in Microsoft Word 2003, or having to pay large amounts of money to buy template bundles, users can simply download the desired templates for free from the Microsoft Office Online server. This database is populated with thousands of free templates for users.

Step 1

Open the application. Click on the application icon on your desktop to run the program.

Step 2

Create a new file. Click on “New” and from the task pane that opens on the right side, under the “Templates” field, click on “Templates On Office Online.”

Step 3

Access the Microsoft Online Template Database. An internet browser window will open and will take you to the Microsoft Office Online server. You can search by category or by keyword for the templates that you desire.

Step 4

Download the desired template. Once you find a template that you wish to download, click on the “Download” button; the template will open in a new Word document.

Tips & Warnings

  • There are thousands of free templates available for usage on Microsoft Office Online.
  • Make sure that you save the template after downloading it.

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