How to Make Folded Invitations With Microsoft Word

by Marinho Silva
Microsoft Word can help you create professional looking invitations.

Microsoft Word can help you create professional looking invitations.

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Taking advantage of computer software when making your invitations may lend them a more professional look. More importantly, if you require a large amount of invitations, creating them with the computer will save you valuable time. Microsoft Word is a common word processing application, but it also specializes in crafting cards, posters and invitations. In fact, Microsoft Word has several templates made specifically for invitations.

Step 1

Open the template gallery. The template gallery can be accessed through the "File" menu in the upper left-hand corner.

Step 2

Select an invitation template that matches your vision for the invitation. Microsoft Word comes loaded with several templates, so choose a template that is appropriate for your event.

Step 3

Edit the template to include your desired information. The template will contain several editable fields for you to include your text and pictures.

Step 4

Print your invitations.

Step 5

Fold your invitations. All of Microsoft Word's templates are formatted to work with a normal sheet of paper. The type of fold needed depends on the template you choose.

About the Author

Marinho Silva has been writing about technology and education since 2007. His work has been presented in academic conferences and symposiums around the world, including Chengdu, China, and Orlando, Fla. Silva is pursuing a Master of Fine Arts in digital media at the University of Central Florida.

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