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MS Word - Managing Columns

Anthony Lucia
Last Modified: 2015-04-02
I have Word 2013

I have never used columns in word before

I start a new document, create 7 lines, and then I select the first line (and only the first line).  I only need the top line of the document to be within a columnar format.

I go to Page Layout -> Columns, and choose "Three" for 3 columns

The spacing bar on top is showing 3 different columns (white areas), separated by 'grey areas.  So far, so good

I enter text in the first column, no problem, but I can not find a way to get to the second or third columns.  I have tried tabbing, or clicking on the location of the spacing bar on top, or clicking on the location, but I can not seem to get to the second or third columns

How can I get to and enter text into the second and third columns?

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