How to Create Numbered Lists Automatically in Word 2007
Locate the List buttons on the Word 2007 Ribbon.
Hover your mouse pointer over a button to highlight it and display its tooltip.
Press Enter to begin the next item.
A new paragraph with the next number in the sequence is created.
Type the rest of the list.
Press Enter after you type each item of the list. Word automatically adds a number to each new paragraph.