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Microsoft Word: How to delete blank page in ms word

How to delete blank page in ms word

Microsoft Word, first released in October 1983 is a word processing software developed by Microsoft. 

It is part of the Microsoft Office Suite (A package of office productivity software released by Microsoft which includes: Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Access, and Publisher). 

What is Microsoft Word and Top 5 Word Alternatives?

Top 5 alternatives of Microsoft word include:

  1. Google docs
  2. Dropbox paper
  3. WPS office
  4. Etherpad
  5. Zoho

How to add a new page in word

To insert a new page in word

  1. Put the cursor where you want the new page to be placed
  2. Select the insert option
  3. Click on blank page

How to add a blank page in the middle of a word document

To add a blank page in the middle of a word document

  1. Place your cursor where you want the new page to be added 
  2. Click Blank Page.
  3. Select Page Break to add a blank page in the middle of your document (in between pages)

How to add a blank page in Google Docs

To add a blank page in google docs

  1. Put your cursor on the place where you want to add a page
  2. Click on the insert button in toolbar at the top
  3. Click on break
  4. Select page break
  5. Press the enter on your keyboard

Difference between Google Doc and Microsoft word

The difference between Microsoft Word and Google Docs is that once a Word document is saved, you have to open it up in the application itself to make changes or edits but in Google Docs, you never have to save. You can access it anywhere, anytime, and on any device to make changes or to view it.

How to delete a blank page in word 2010

To delete a blank page in word 2010

  1. Open your 2010-word document
  2. Go to the view tab
  3. Then select Navigation Pane in the Show section
  4. Select the blank page thumbnail in the left panel
  5. Press your delete key until the page is removed

How to delete blank page in MS word 2013

To delete a blank page in word 2013

  1. Open your 2010-word document
  2. Go to the view tab
  3. Then select Navigation Pane in the Show section
  4. Select the blank page thumbnail in the left panel
  5. Press your delete key until the page is removed

How to delete a blank page in word 2016

To delete a blank page in word 2016, follow the steps below

  1. Click anywhere in the page you want to delete
  2. Press Ctrl+G.
  3. In the Enter page number box, type \page.
  4. Press Enter on your keyboard
  5. Then click Close
  6. Verify that a page of content is selected, 
  7. Then press the Delete key on your keyboard.

How to delete a blank page in word 2007

To delete a blank page in word,

  1. Open your 2007-word document  
  2. Go to the page you want to delete
  3. Select the page break at the end of the page
  4. Then press delete on your keyboard

How to delete a blank page in word mac

To delete a blank page in word using a MacBook

  1. Open a Word document on your Mac.
  2. Go to the blank page that you want to delete 
  3. Press ⌘ + 8 on your keyboard
  4. Select the paragraph marks and page breaks
  5. Press Delete or Backspace on your keyboard.

How to delete a blank page in MS word 2021

Below is how to delete a blank page in word 2021

  1. Click anywhere in the page you want to delete
  2. Press Ctrl+G.
  3. In the Enter page number box, type \page.
  4. Press Enter on your keyboard
  5. Then click Close
  6. Verify that a page of content is selected, 
  7. Then press the Delete key on your keyboard.

How to add a blank page in Microsoft word office 365

To open a blank page in word 365 simply

  1. Open word 365
  2. Place the cursor where you want the new page to begin 
  3. Click Insert 
  4. Select Blank Page then the blank page opens

How to delete a blank page in Google Docs

To delete a blank page in google docs

1.       Open google docs

2.       Highlight the blank page you want to delete

3.       Press the delete key on your keyboard

If the blank page is at the end of a paper, move your cursor near the top of the page till you see the remove option then click on it to delete the blank page

How to add a blank page in WPS Office

This is how to add a blank page in WPS Office

1.       Go to the insert tab

2.       Click on the blank page drop down button

3.       Select vertical text box or horizontal text box to add a blank page in WPS Office

How to delete a blank page in WPS Office

To delete a blank page in WPS Office, follow the steps below

1.       Put on your mouse cursor on the blank page you want to delete

2.       Press and backspace key or the delete key on your keyboard to delete a blank page in WPS Office

How to delete a Dropbox paper

Do delete a Dropbox paper, you first need to archive it then

1.       Click folders

2.       Click archive

3.       Click the folder

4.       Then select permanently delete

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