Use a Template
Use a template when creating a document and the styles, macros and building blocks that you saved will be available in the document. The template saves time when creating documents and also maintains consistency.
- Click the Office button and click New
- The New Document dialogue box appears. Select My Templates from the categories in the upper left corner to see the templates you saved in the Templates folder
- Select the template you want to use from the New dialogue box
- Select Document from the Create New panel
- Click Ok
A new document is created based on the template you selected
As well as creating documents from templates that you have saved. You can also create documents from templates provided with Microsoft Word. These can be found in the Installed Templates category in the New Document dialogue box.