want to split page on word document

  unitedman 11:32 16 Feb 2011
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I want to split page on word document to write on it on landscape format on both sides of the page, but I cannot find an icon on word to do this

  Woolwell 11:40 16 Feb 2011

Do you mean that you want to write down the left side of the page and then down the right? If so use columns.

  Seth Haniel 11:51 16 Feb 2011

Format - then Columns
icon is two sets four lines

  unitedman 12:05 16 Feb 2011

Sounds good.
On table -Insert columns -it is greyed out -can you tell me how to do this please

  Woolwell 12:10 16 Feb 2011

Which version of Word. This is format columns not under table.

  unitedman 12:18 16 Feb 2011

word 2002

  Woolwell 12:31 16 Feb 2011

Click on the columns button on the standard toolbar it looks like 2 columns of lines. If you hover over the buttons it should tell you what it does.

  Chris the Ancient 12:36 16 Feb 2011

Did you highlight all the text before trying to format into columns?

  Seth Haniel 12:47 16 Feb 2011

mine is same version you click the 'Format' list not the 'Table' list
and the Column toll is under Format

just tried it myself works fine

  Woolwell 15:42 16 Feb 2011

Are you doing this to create a booklet? If so this technique could give you some page order problems.

  lotvic 18:16 16 Feb 2011

Or how about, File > Page Setup
and choose Orientation, Landscape and then in Pages drop down box choose '2 pages per sheet'

(That's in Word 2003, but think it is same for Word 2002)

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