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MLA Page Set Up

For MLA Page Set Up

Go to File
Select Page Set Up
Set margins at 1 inch right and 1 inch left

Go to View
Select Header
Type in your last name
Go to Insert (on top tool bar)
Select page number
Move your last name over to the page number (use space bar)
Close the Header box

Go to Format
Select Paragraph
Select Line Spacing- Double
The Font is size 12, (no weird fonts)

Type your MLA heading
Hit Enter after each line to double space

Your name
Teacher’s name
Period
Date in MLA order (day month year)

Write your Title
Highlight it
Go to the toolbar and select the button for centering
Center it then hit enter

Tab in your first line and begin to type. The entire essay is double spaced.