How to Enable Double-Spacing in Microsoft Word
By default, Microsoft Word is set for single-spacing. If you wish to enable double-spacing, please follow these steps.
Things You'll Need
- Microsoft Word XP/2003
Launch Microsoft Word and make sure you are looking at a blank document.
On the top menu, click on 'Format' and choose 'Paragraph.'
Under the section 'Spacing,' for the option 'Line Spacing,' simply choose 'Double-Spacing' instead.
Click on 'OK' and start typing. Your entire document will be double-spaced now.
Tips & Warnings
- You can always play around with the settings. Simply follow the preview image below the option to see how it would look.