26th November 2019


What is the keyboard shortcut to create a hanging indent?

If you like to use the keyboard to do your formatting, you may be interested in knowing how to format a paragraph to use a hanging indent just by using a keyboard shortcut. You do this in Word by pressing Ctrl+T. This "hangs" a paragraph to the next tab stop.

Where is the hanging indent in Word 2016?

The fastest way to add a hanging indent is to use the ruler.
  1. Select the paragraph where you want to add a hanging indent.
  2. Click View and then select the Ruler check box to show rulers.
  3. Drag the hanging indent marker (shown below) to the right. It's the lower triangle on the ruler.

How do you indent on a Mac?

Note: Click the Tabs button to precisely set tabs.
  1. Select the paragraphs that you want to indent.
  2. On the Format menu, click Paragraph, and then click the Indents and Spacing tab.
  3. Under Indentation, do any of the following:
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