Text boxes let you emphasize or bring focus to specific text in a Microsoft Word document. You can choose from a variety of preformatted text boxes, or draw and format your own. They’re great for adding things like pull quotes, or even for laying out text and images on things like flyers.
Word has a number of predefined text box styles you can use, or you can draw your own. Regardless of which way you create the text box, you can then format it to suit your needs. Here’s how they work.