Help Desk - Troubleshooting Microsoft Word

A list of problems and troubleshooting steps for Microsoft Word.

Problem: The formatting has changed on my Word document.

Similar problems:
  • Can no longer insert page numbers
  • Can no longer see individual pages
  • The Word document looks like a book


This issue is more than likely because of the current layout. On Windows you can go back to the "normal" layout by going to View then select Print Layout . For Mac you would also switch to the Print Layout by following the instructions found on this document