Add A Border To A Section In Your Word Document

Borders are just another way that you can spice up different elements in your documents. Not only can you add borders of different styles, colors, sizes and art to an entire page, but you can add them to specific sections.

To add a border to a section in a document:

  1. Select the text you want to add a border to.
  2. On the Page Layout tab, in the Page Background group, click Page Borders.
  3. Click the Borders tab.
  4. Select the style, color and border width you want to apply.
  5. Under Apply to, click the Paragraph option.