How to set, remove and use tabs: left, right, centred, decimalĀ 

  • On the Page Layout, in the Paragraph group, click the Paragraph  
  • In the Paragraph dialog box, click Tabs 
  • A Left Tab stop commands the start position of text; the text entered will shift to the right 
  • A Centre Tab stop sets the position of any middle text; text will centre on this position 
  • A Right Tab stop sets the right end of a text; text entered here will shift to the left 
  • A Decimal Tab stop aligns numbers around a decimal point