As described in the notes microsoft word: starting a thesis these make use of a when you've virtually finished writing your thesis (or at least a chapter), try fitting the text onto the pages inevitably things never fit as you then follow the instructions in the word 2010 version of these notes not all footnote problems are. The phd thesis/masters dissertation template was created in microsoft word 2010 in the docx and dotx formats, but should also be fully compatible with word 2007 and word 2013 i have not checked it with word for mac if you are using word for mac please comment on this post if you have any trouble. ®dissertation or thesis title line one¬ ®document title line two¬ ®title line three¬ by author name and current degrees¬ this document contains hidden text before you start go to , select “word options,” select , and click the box next to ¯ a thesis presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the degree. Introduction to create a long document like a thesis in microsoft word 2010, you need a suitable template that contains the appropriate styles and settings every paragraph (including headings) in word has a style associated with it a style is a collection of formatting instructions, including font family and point size,. Dissertation guidelines require different styles of numbering for various parts of the text: title page & copyright declaration - no numbering abstract, acknowledgements, contents, list of tables & figures -small case roman numerals (i, ii, iii, iv, etc) main body, starting from chapter 1 - arabic numerals (1, 2, 3, 4 etc). Our thesis formatting tutorial takes you step-by-step through the process of formatting your thesis from our template file for more information on how to format and edit your manuscript, see our thesis & dissertation formatting general advice page.
Lecture delivered at the university of adelaide on how to use word to manage your thesis. Dissertation layout word 2010 (moodle) this course will demonstrate how you can use microsoft word 2010 to help in the process of laying out and producing a short dissertation most of this also applicable to word 2007 log into moodle. Orakeltjenesten, ntnu it formatting your master's thesis in microsoft word a comprehensive guide master's thesis in text processing trondheim, july 2013 supervisor: bill gates department of microsoft word versions of office ( 2007 and 2010) on windows will look more or less the same, office users on mac will. Producing a thesis using word 1 1 introduction 1 introduction this workbook covers the process of creating a thesis using microsoft word 2010 it looks at standards and regulations, planning, and the features in word you need to use to create a long, complex document university regulations the university publishes.
Links to videos or step-by-step guides that answer specific questions about microsoft word formatting, research, or style questions this sheet can help you identify the resources to help address specific formatting issues most of these links are for the microsoft office 2010 version of word if you have an active onyen at unc. It's often useful to provide a list of the figures and tables in your document, especially if it's a long one, like a dissertation or thesis they should be please note, these hints work with versions of microsoft word currently in use – word 2003, word 2007, word 2010, word 2013 and word 2016 all for pc. Styles are used in word to easily apply a set of formatting attributes--such as font, font size, indentation, and spacing--consistently throughout a document when you apply a style to a paragraph, it is formatted with the attributes defined in the style the word thesis template has many pre-defined styles for things like.
This manual is intended to provide assistance when you use the thesis templates thesis in word 2010 and in word 2013 for windows the manual contains descriptions on how to use the template and to make it easy to fill in text and add objects this is not a manual on how to use every function in word, but it contains a. When you open word 2010, the ribbon's home tab is displayed this tab contains many of the most frequently used commands in word for example, the first thing you'll see on the left side of the tab is the clipboard group, with the commands to paste, cut, and copy, as well as the format painter figure 3 next, in the font. And tell word whether to continue the page numbering from the previous section or to start at 1 or another number in this example, we want section 2 (which begins at chapter i and contains the main text of our thesis or dissertation) to use arabic numerals and to start numbering this section from page 1.