Q. How do I create a hanging indent in Word on my Works Cited page?
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Answered By: Kathryn Park
Last Updated: May 18, 2015 Views: 571077
It's easier done than said:
1. Place your cursor at the beginning of your second line, before any text
2. Right click your mouse
3. Select Paragraph from the resulting pop up menu
4. Under Indentation, use the Special pull-down menu to select hanging
5. Use the By menu to select 0.5"
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13. When I highlight the 2nd line and do paragraph , indent, hanging for some reason it is indenting several lines not just the second line that I am highlighting! Please help, what am I doing wrong?
by Rob on Oct 18, 2013.
14. Hi-Don't highlight the second line; just put your cursor in...