CUSTOMIZE THE HEADING:
the very top, replace the line "Your Name Goes Here"' with your first
and last name.
the due date every time you start a new essay. Remember to use the
THE PAGE HEADER:
the top of page 2 and double-click "YourLastName" to activate the
on the text "YourLastName" and type just your last name, being sure
to leave a space between it and the automatic page number to the
right of it. Do not erase the page number. Simply choose undo
typing from the Edit menu if you make a mistake.
adding your last name to the header, click the close button on the
floating tool bar.
this file in a folder called English102 and
retain the name of this file EssayTemplate.doc (and
JournalTemplate.doc). Do not erase this
file. Once you open this file to begin a new essay, immediately go to
FILE-Save As and rename the new document. Save all your work for this
class in this English102 folder on your
hard disk. Back up this English102 folder often.
BUT RECOMMENDED: Make your file a read-only file
this file and locate it in your English102 folder.
click the template's filename and choose Properties
the Read-only Attributes box.
the OK button. Your file will now prompt you to resave it with a new
filename, and it will never become corrupted.
Your template is now
customized, and you should use this file for all your class coursework.