What is the special type of indentation for paragraphs?


Paragraphs use First Line indentation, which is 0.5 inch. (1.27 centimeters)

To apply First Line indentation in Word:

  • Highlight the paragraphs to indent.
  • On the Home tab, in the Paragraph section, click the arrow in the lower right hand corner.
  • In the Indentation section, use the Special drop down menu to select First Line.

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  • Last Updated Sep 30, 2022
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