How to Start a New Document in Word 2007

By Dan Gookin

Starting a new document in Word 2007 is easy. If you’re just starting Word 2007 and want to open a blank document, you can follow three simple steps.

The main menu in Microsoft Word.

1Choose Office Button→New.

The New Document window appears.

The New Document window in Microsoft Word.

2Select Blank Document in the Blank and Recent area.

You can find the Blank Document option next to the New Blog Post option.

The create button in Word.

3Click the Create button.

The blank document appears, ready for typing.