Please Note: This article is written for users of the following Microsoft Word versions: 2007, 2010, 2013, 2016, 2019, Word in Microsoft 365, and 2021. If you are using an earlier version (Word 2003 or earlier), this tip may not work for you. For a version of this tip written specifically for earlier versions of Word, click here: Changing Styles.
by Allen Wyatt
(last updated April 23, 2022)
Once you have defined a style in Word, you can change it at any time. To do this, follow these steps:
Figure 1. The Modify Style dialog box.
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