- From an open document, click the location that you want to insert the multilevel list.
- Click Format -> Mulitlevel List.
- Click a thumbnail image to choose a preformatted style.
If you plan to use ordered headings in your document, choose a style that has headings in the thumbnail.
- Click OK.
- Perform one of the following actions as you type the list:
You can also apply the first level of a preformatted style to an existing list by typing the items flush left, selecting the items, and then clicking Format
-> Mulitlevel List
. Then use the Enter and Tab keys to fill in the sub-levels. If you are working with headings, notice that pressing Enter after a heading results in a body text style for the next line, rather than the same style that results when you press Enter in a list that does not include headings.
Parent topic: Formatting text in documents