how the edges of a line, paragraph, object, or table are positioned horizontally and vertically between the margins on a page.
sort order arranging text or numbers from A to Z, from smallest to largest, or from earliest to latest.
Automatic Page Break
a feature that automatically generates a new page, allowing text to flow to the new page when space runs out on the previous one; also known as a soft page break.
Bullets and Numbering
a feature in a word processing application that allows the user to create outlines or itemized lists with either icons or numbers.
a feature that includes pre-made illustrations, drawings, pictures, and other graphic that can be inserted into a document.
one of two or more vertical sections of printed material on a page; usually separated by margins.
Copy and Paste
a feature that allows a user to select text or a graphic, duplicate it and place it in another location within a document.
Cut and paste
a feature that allows a user to select text or a graphic, remove it from its current location within a document.
sort order arranging text or numbers from Z to A, largest to smallest, or latest to earliest.
through the use of a personal computer, combining text and graphics to produce a high-quality document, such as newsletters, flyers, brochures, etc.
Drag and drop
a feature that allows a user to select text using a mouse or pointing device, and quickly move (drag) it to a different location.
to make changes by adding, deleting, or modifying text, graphics, or other items in a document.
Find and replace
a feature that scans a document, searches for occurrences of specific text, symbols or formatting, and allows a user to replace it with new text, symbols or formatting.
in word processing, to utilize features that enhance the appearance and overall layout of text, graphics, tables within a document.
drawings, pictures, or other illustrations inserted in a document to either explain data or enhance the appearance of text on a page.
a break in a line or a paragraph that is forced by the user when the return key is pressed, creating a new paragraph.