To turn lines of text into a bulleted list, select the text, and then, on the Home tab, click Bullets. Each line or paragraph becomes a bulleted item.
Starting with a blank page?
Place your cursor where you want a bulleted list.
On the Home tab, click the arrow next to Bullets.
Choose a bullet style and start typing.
Press Enter every time you want a new bullet, or press Enter twice to end the bulleted list.
Tip: When you start a paragraph with an asterisk and a space (* ) or with number 1 and a period (1.), Word displays the AutoCorrect Options button and begins building a bulleted or numbered list. If you don't want a bulleted or numbered list, click the AutoCorrect Options button and then click Stop Automatically Creating Bulleted Lists or Stop Automatically Creating Numbered Lists.