Change the margins around text in a shape or text box

  1. Hold down CONTROL and click the border of the shape or text box that you want to change, and then click Format Shape.

  2. In the left pane of the Format Shape dialog box, click Text Box.

  3. Under Internal Margin, adjust the measurements to increase or decrease the distance between the text and the outer border of the object.

See also

Position text in a shape or text box

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