Creating a 4 inch margin in Word

Video Tutorial

 

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To set the top margin of the first page of your proposed order to 4 inches:

 

  1. Place the cursor at the top of the first page (Ctrl+Home)

  2. Click Page Layout > Margins > Custom Margins

  3. In the Page Setup Window, type “4” into the Top Margin input box

  4. Click OK

 

To set the top margin of all other pages to 1 inch:

 

  1. At least one line down from the top of Page 1, place cursor before or after any text in the order

  2. Click Page Layout > Margins > Custom Margins

  3. In the Page Setup Window, change the top margin to 1 inch

  4. Select "This point forward" from the Apply to selection box

  5. Click Ok