If typing a paper in MLA format, the Header is where the page numbers will go as well as the abbreviated title of the paper.
There are two ways to activate the header:
To insert page numbers in the header:
Once you have activated the header:
To set the margins on the paper:
The default margins are usually 1" all around which is MLA format. If the margins are not 1" all around:
To double space the paper:
If you have not typed anything yet...
1. Click on the 'Home' tab
2. In the center toolbar column where it says Paragraph, click on the arrow in the lower right corner
3. Under 'Spacing', choose 'Double' from the drop down menu where it says 'Line Spacing.'
To double-space text you have already typed:
To spell check your document: