When you need to make sure that your text is perfectly formatted, without the stray spaces, or other formatting misuses you can check it on Word’s formatting marks. How to show or hide formatting marks you’ll see below.
So, it is really easy – just press Control Shift +* and you’ll see all formatting marks in your text, including spaces, tabs, and paragraph breaks. If you want to hide formatting marks, press this combination again.
If you always need to see the formatting marks in your documents, there’s a setting for that.
- Click file.
- Click options.
- Click display.
- Choose the formatting marks, which you always want to see.
- Click OK.
It’s all! Now you know how to show formatting marks and set it permanently.