How To Make a Subscript in Word

We can make Subscripts in words in 4 different ways which are as follows:

  1. First one, by using Automatic Formats
  2. Second one, by using Ribbon Button 
  3. Third one, by using Font Dialog Box
  4. Fourth one, by using Keyboard Shortcuts
Below are the step by step to make the Subscripts in Word;

Automatic Formats

We already seen this in Word while typing the sentences. To use this format we have to do the setting before in Word. This format helps to write 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th automatically. For this you have to use Auto Correct option in Word.

Ribbon Formats

Usually people use this standard setting to apply Subscripts and Superscripts in Word. It can be used via Home Tab then followed by Font selection area we can select Subscript and Superscript option from there.

Steps to Follow:
  • Select the element in which you to want to add Subscripts.
  • Go to Home Tab and then Font selection area..
  • Then Select the Subscripts or Superscripts from there.

Font Dialog Box

Steps to Follow:
  • Select the element which is going to be used for Subscripts or Superscripts.
  • Then simply visit Home Tab  followed by Font area.
  • In the Right below corner click on Arrow.
  • Then Click on the Subscripts or Superscripts box in Effect column.

Keyboard Shortcuts

Steps to Follow:

  • Select the elements which are going to use as Subscripts or Superscripts
  • Then use Key Combination of Ctrl + = (For Subscripts) and Ctrl + Shift ++ (For Superscripts)
Above are the detailed explanation about how to use Subscripts and Superscripts in Word. 

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