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Create a document in Word

With Word on your PC, Mac, or mobile device, you can:

  • Create documents from scratch, or a template.

  • Add text, images, art, and videos.

  • Research a topic and find credible sources.

  • Access your documents from a computer, tablet, or phone with OneDrive.

  • Share your documents, and work with others.

  • Track and review changes.


How to create a document

  1. On the File tab, click New.

  2. In the Search online templates box, enter the type of document you want to create and press ENTER.

Tip: To start from scratch, select Blank document. Or, for practice using Word features, try a learning guide like Take a TourInsert your first Table of Contents, and more.