Switch between hiragana and katakana in Japanese text

The feature described in this Help topic is only available if support for Japanese is enabled through Microsoft Office Language Settings.

  1. Select the text that you want to change to hiragana or katakana.
  2. On the Format menu click Change Case.
  3. Click Katakana to change hiragana to katakana characters, or Hiragana to change katakana to hiragana characters.
Applies to:
Word 2003