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If you have a font that you use regularly and you want it to keep it that way, you may follow the steps below to change your default font in Word.

Change the default Word font in Windows

  1. Launch Word app and right-click in the text body then click Font.
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  1. You may also click the Font dialog box launcher. Select the Home tab on the ribbon bar, then click the small arrow icon in the bottom right-hand corner of the Font section.
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  1. Select the font, font style, and size, then click Set As Default.
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  1. Click the radio button to the left of All documents based on the Normal template then click OK to save.
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Change the default Word font in macOS

  1. Go to Format > Font > Font.
  1. Select the font, font style, and size you want.
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  1. Click Default and then Yes.
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  1. Select OK.

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Change the default font in Word
How to Change the Default Font in Microsoft Word

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