How to delete a page in Microsoft Word?

How to delete a page in Microsoft Word?

Often documents in which we look for hidden pages, page breaks, or spaces cause a Word document to have endless blank white pages. This can be inconvenient when converting to PDF, printing or distributing these documents.

If you want to delete a page of text, images or other content in a Microsoft Word document, follow these instructions.

Delete a Microsoft Word page?

You can delete a page by pressing Ctrl + Shift+8 or the icon in this image.

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This view allows you to see which spaces or other hidden texts are on the pages.

Delete the pages by selecting all and then pressing backspace or delete .

Remove the blank page at the end of a Word file

If your Word document contains an end paragraph that cannot be deleted, you cannot delete the last page. This is most common when a specific layout has been applied in the house style of the document.

A tip would be to put the document in PDF before publication and not to print the last pages to PDF.

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Jasper

Jasper

Welcome to 365tips.be. On this website you can read articles and experiences about Office 365 with focus on Microsoft Teams. Feel free to ask me a question and I will answer it in a blog post. Help others by giving feedback at the bottom of the articles. This blog is made in Dutch. The multilingual website is offered with best-effort machine translation.
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