With automatic hyphenation, Office Word 2007 automatically inserts hyphens where they are needed. Word automatically breaks the text at a space or a hyphen at the end of a line.
I got a document from one of my authors the other day. Word provides four options for controlling how and when hyphenation occurs.
With more than 50 non-fiction books and numerous magazine articles to his credit, Allen Wyatt is an internationally recognized author. In the Paragraph dialog box, click the Line and Page Breaks tab. The First and Last Word on Word! Again, there is no automatic way to hyphenate just a selection.
In the Symbol dialog box, on the Special Characters tab, click the Nonbreaking Hyphen row to highlight it, and then click Insert. Later additions and deletions of text may affect hyphen placement.
Word can hyphenate documents automatically, if you want it to. Microsoft Word is the most popular word processing software in the world.
Otherwise i. You can find a version of this tip for the ribbon interface of Word Word 2007 and later here: If hyphenation after the vertical line is chosen, the word will not be broken. Images larger than 600px wide or 1000px tall will be reduced. When to Hyphenate Your Document Want to add a finishing touch to your printed document?
Word for New Users. If the word or phrase moves to a different position because of editing, the optional hyphen is removed. Author Bio.