How to Insert List of Tables and Figures in Microsoft Word

How to create list of tables and figures in Microsoft Word

When you add several tables and figures or any other objects in your report, it is a best practice to create a list of tables and figures or lists of other objects in the report’s preface. In academic writing, this is a must-have section of your report. Like the table of contents, you can also … Read more

How to Create a Table of Contents in Microsoft Word

How to Create a Table of Contents in Microsoft Word

Table of content help readers to easily navigate through your document. In this post, I will show you how to create a table of contents in Microsoft Word. Steps to create a Table of Contents To create a Table of Contents in Microsoft Word, you need to prepare your document by applying built-in heading styles … Read more

How to add Page Numbers in Microsoft Word

How to add Page Numbers in Microsoft Word

Page numbers are generally added in the footer section of the document. In Microsoft Word, page numbers should not add page numbers manually. If you add them manually, you cannot generate the Table of Contents, Index, List of Tables, or Figures correctly with page numbers. In this post, I will show you the correct methods … Read more

How to add Headers and Footers in Microsoft Word

Headers and Footers in Microsoft Word

Headers and footers are areas at the top or bottom of each page in a document. In Microsoft Word, you can add titles, page numbers, dates, or some graphics to every page in a document using headers and footers. This tutorial will show you how to add headers and footers in Microsoft Word. Preparing your … Read more

How to add Citations and Bibliography in Microsoft Word

add Citations and Bibliography in Microsoft Word

Citation is “a word or piece of writing taken from a written work” [Cambridge Dictionary]. If you are obtaining information from another source, you must reference them using Citations and a Bibliography. In other words, you need to include detailed information about the source in the text as well as under the bibliography section. There … Read more

How to add Captions in Microsoft Word

How to add Captions in Microsoft Word

It is a good practice to caption all the tables, images, maps, etc… added to your report. You to refer to these objects precisely in your text using captions. Captions in Microsoft Word use to generate the list of tables, figures, etc… in the preface of the report. In this post, I will show you … Read more

How to Create Numbered Multilevel Heading Styles in Microsoft Word

Numbered Multilevel Heading Styles in Microsoft Word

Numbered multilevel heading styles let you clearly distinguish the heading levels. And also, numbered heading styles make the report easy to read & track. Correctly styled headings are used to generate the table of content of your report. And also, the table cations and figure captions are generally prefixed with the chapter numbers. In Microsoft … Read more

How to Insert section breaks in Microsoft Word

Insert section breaks in Microsoft Word

You can use Microsoft Word section breaks to add different page layouts or formatting to each section. There are four (4) types of section breaks in Word. This post will show you how to insert section breaks in Word depending on your requirement. How to insert section breaks in Word? Place the cursor where you … Read more