Add a Dividing Line in your Document

Summary: Add a variety of dividing line styles to your Microsoft Word 2003 document.

Need to quickly add a dividing (or border) line to your Microsoft Word 2003 document to separate paragraphs of text? Don’t fool with the toolbar or menu options; just enter three minus signs to display a line:

Three underscores displays a slightly thicker line:


Three equals signs displays a double line:


Three pound signs turn into three lines with the middle one darker:


Three asterisks will convert to a heavy dotted line:


And, to get a wavy line: