Appropriate indent options can help you manage the look of your paragraphs.
Set Indent in a Paragraph
To set indents:
1. On the Home tab, in the Paragraph group, select the Increase Indent or Decrease Indent button to indent the left edge of the paragraph by 0.5 inches to the right or left.
2. On the horizontal ruler, drag the appropriate indent markers to a new position to make quick adjustments.
3. Open the Paragraph dialog box, adjust the settings under Indentation, and select OK.