How to Make a Simple Timeline in Word
Creating a timeline in Microsoft Word is a simple and effective way to illustrate a sequence of events. Follow the steps below to insert a timeline in Word:
Step 1: Go to Insert, select SmartArt
The first step to creating a timeline in Word is to go to the Insert tab and select SmartArt.
Step 2: Choose a SmartArt Graphic
In the Choose a SmartArt Graphic gallery, click Process.
Step 3: Select a Timeline Layout
Select a timeline layout (Basic Timeline or Circle Accent Timeline) and then click OK.
Step 4: Edit Text and Change Items Format and Colors
Edit text and change items format and colors as needed. You can also add more items to the timeline if needed.
Once you have completed the steps above, you will have a simple timeline in Word that you can use to illustrate a sequence of events.
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