How do I increase the Font size in MS Word XP

  BIGBAGGY 22:15 21 Sep 2004
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I can get it to 84 the normal way but I need to print some thing bigger how do I increase the font size past 72/84.
Thanks

  Peter 22:27 21 Sep 2004

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I don't know about MS Word XP, but in Word 97 you can just type in any figure you like up to 999 point.

You can also increase the size of highlighted text, one point at a time, by using the "Control + [" combination (without the quotes) or decrease it by using the "Control + ]" combination.

Peter.

  keith-236785 22:30 21 Sep 2004

as peter says, click the font size box to highlight in blue, then type the size you want. works on office2000, dont know about xp

  Easterner 22:35 21 Sep 2004

I didn't know about this (don't need letters that large) but just tried Peter & paperman27's idea. It works on my copy of Word XP.

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