Create a large dropped initial capital letter

The dropped cap, a large dropped initial capital letter, can be used to begin a document or a chapter, or to add interest to a newsletter or invitation.

Drop cap

Callout 1 Dropped cap
Callout 2 In-margin dropped cap

  1. Click in the paragraph that you want to begin with a drop cap.

The paragraph must contain text.

  1. On the Insert tab, in the Text group, click Drop Cap.Word Ribbon Image
  1. Click Dropped or In margin.
Applies to:
Outlook 2007, Word 2007