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Get to know Word 2007 I: Create your first document

Blank Word document

A blank Word document.

When you open Word, you see a blank document. It looks like a sheet of paper, and it takes up most of the space on the screen.

You need to get to work, but being new to Word, you may wonder how to get started.

Where do you begin to type on a page? If you want to indent the first line in a paragraph, how do you do that? If the page margins aren't how you like them, how do you change them? And how do you save what you type so that your work will not be lost when you close Word?

Let's begin by helping you get comfortable with some Word basics.

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