By default, Word 2007 is set up for 8 ½ by 11 letter-size paper. This is typically the size of paper that most people use for printing documents. However, there may be times when you need to print to different sized paper such as 8 ½ by 14 legal-size paper. Fortunately, it only takes a few clicks to change the paper size in Word 2007.

To change the paper size in Word 2007:

  1. Click the Page Layout ribbon.
  2. Within the Page Setup group, click Size.
  3. From the drop down menu, select the paper size that you want to use.