Clear all text formatting

In Word and PowerPoint, you can clear all formatting (such as bold, underline, italics, color, superscript, subscript, and more) to return text to its default formatting style.

  1. Select the text that you want to return to its default formatting.

  2. On the Home tab, in the Font group, click Clear All Formatting.

    In Word

    The Clear All Formatting icon is highlighted on the Home tab

    In PowerPoint

    The Clear All Formatting icon is highlighted on the Home tab

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