Clear all text formatting

In Microsoft Word 2010 and Microsoft PowerPoint 2010, you can easily clear all formatting (such as bold, underline, italics, color, superscript, subscript, and more) from your text and return your text to its default formatting styles.

  1. Select the text that you want to clear the formatting from.
  2. On the Home tab, in the Font group, do one of the following:
    • In Word, click Clear Formatting Button image.
    • In PowerPoint, click Clear All formatting Button image.

For information about how to adjust line spacing in Word 2010, see Adjust the spaces between lines or paragraphs.

Applies to:
PowerPoint 2010