· Learn how to do create and format a drop cap in a Word document.
drop cap is a character at the beginning of a paragraph that is larger than the rest, and/or in a box, and/or has its base dropped below the baseline of the rest of the text (like the "A" at the beginning of this paragraph).
To create a drop cap:
· Click anywhere in the paragraph that you want to begin with a drop cap.
· Click on the Insert tab.
· Then in the Text group, click on the Drop Cap button.
· Select the type of drop cap from the list.
From the Drop Cap drop-down menu, click on Drop Cap Options. The following dialog box will appear:
Select any other options you want and click on OK.