How to Create a Drop Cap in MS Word

Want to  insert drop capitals for chapters or paragraphs using Microsoft Office Word 2003 or 2007?

To create a drop cap in Word:

  • Select the first letter in the paragraph.
  • Select Drop Cap from the Format menu bar.
  • Choose None, Dropped, or In Margin.
  • Select the type of font, the number of line to drop, and the distance from the text.
  • Click Ok.