Attention faculty! To all those tirelessly working on your tenure/promotion dossiers, here are a few tips in putting the final touches on your document once you’re done writing it. Word 2013 (and you’ll find something similar in previous versions of Word, including Mac Word 2011) has features to easily format your document using headings, create an automatic table of contents, and insert automatic page numbers in the footer. Click to watch the three short videos below. (Best viewed in full screen and HD quality – click the play button to play the video, then click the [ ] button in the lower-right corner of the video for full screen, and then click the gear icon in the lower-right corner of the video and choose 720p for HD quality.)
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Step 1: Format Headings
Step 2: Insert a Table of Contents
Step 3: Insert page numbers in the footer