Creating Your Own Templates
If Word doesn't provide a ready-made template for the type of documents you create, or if you want more control over the appearance of your documents, you will probably want to create a template from scratch. You do this by basing the new template on the "plain
To create a template from scratch, follow these steps:
Modifying Your Templates
No matter how
Follow these steps to make changes to a template:
When you close a document that is based on any template other than Normal, Word first asks whether you want to save changes to the document (if you have unsaved changes). If you have added, modified, or deleted any of the four items you can store in templates, Word then asks whether you want to save changes to the template. Click the Yes button to retain the changes.