In this tutorial, we will learn How to Solve Bottom Margin Bigger Issue in Google Docs
While working in Google docs and trying to get the perfect margin. It can be really frustrating to face the ‘Bottom Margin Bigger’ issue.
Microsoft word takes care of this issue using Widow and orphan control which is also active in Google docs by default which makes your text appear nicer but with a bigger margin.
Let’s see some workaround to solve the Bottom Margin Bigger issue in Google docs
Here are the methods to solve the Bottom Margin Bigger.
- By Setting the document margin size
- By Adjusting the Header Format
How to Solve Bottom Margin Bigger Issue in Google Docs
# By Seting document margin size
Step 1: Open a your Google doc
Step 2: Go to Page Setup
- Go to File Menu under Main menu bar
- Under File Menu drop-down scroll down and select Page setup.
Step 3: Adjust the margin size.
On the Page Setup screen, under Pages Tab Go to Margin(centimeters) and reduce the Bottom size to 0.5
Even though we have adjusted the Margins you will still get interference with margin size to fix that you need to adjust the header and footer sizes as well.
In the next step, we will see How to Adjust adjust header and footer sizes
By Adjusting the Header Format
Follow the below steps to Adjust the Header format.
Step 1: Go to Header
Click the Insert menu on the Main menu toolbar.
Under Insert menu drop-down select Header and footer and click on Header
Step 2: Open Header format
- Click on the down arrow under Options.
- Under options Click on Header format
Step 3: Adjust the footer margin.
Once you click on Header format. A new Header and footers settings window will pop up.
Adjust the footer margin to 0. As a result, the header and footer will not conflict with the margins you specify in the Page Setup.
The preceding method will help you fix the Bigger margin issue in Google docs. We hope this tutorial on How to Solve Bottom Margin Bigger Issue in Google Docs was helpful.
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