How to Change Margins in Google Docs


Google docs have been a daily usage of many professionals for their prepare and edit work of many records and documents. Many of them are worried about a basic problem like scaling. Google provides right and left margin scales as a default view. But the top and bottom margins are not provided in default view as per a survey that very few people use the top and bottom margins. But Google provides with scaling of top and bottom margins in an integrated path. Now, I am going to explain ‘How to Change Margins in Google Docs’. Saving your precious time I am entering into the topic.

How to Change Margins in Google Docs

How to Change Margins in Google Docs

I have seen many sites are sharing the guide on how to change top and bottom margins in google docs but our mission is different. How Tech Hack is providing you with the tutorial to Change Margins in Google Docs. Not the regular garbage which you find on other sites. Hence, you can change margins in google sheets. Follow the below steps to change margins in google docs app: –

7 Steps to Change Margins in Google Docs:

If you are looking for where is page setup in google docs then follow the below steps to find the setup option:

Step 1: Google provides google docs services only for people who have a google account. Hence you should login to your Google Accounts before proceeding to google docs.

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If you had already logged in proceed directly to step: 2 ignoring step: 1.

Step 2: When you have logged on to your google account. You should move to google docs followed by the link Google Docs

Later choose a document to edit I here chose a blank document.

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Step 3: You will see the menu bar at the top of the page of google docs if you had opened google docs successfully. You will find a menu called ‘File’ on the left corner as shown below select that menu.

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Step 4: When you click on the file menu you will find another integrated option ‘Page setup…’.select that option.

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Step 5: Now immediately you will observe a pop up on your page naming ‘Page setup’ if you don’t get it even after few seconds try steps: 3,4,5 again.

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Step 6: Under the column ‘Margin’ you will find four options ‘Top’, ‘Bottom’, ‘Left’, ‘Right’. By default, they are all set to 1 inch you can change them here.

I have changed them to 1.5 inches and 0.5 inches.

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Step 7: Now verify that you have changed the margins to your requirement or else repeat the steps: 3,4,5,6,7.

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Now you can proceed reading the next guide on howtechhack. Thank you for letting us help you. Have a nice day.

Wrapping Up

I hope you made use of our Google Docs Change margins, didn’t you?

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