Insert Text Box in Google Docs (Add, Delete)

To make a document more friendly, attractive, and formal. You can add images, font style, bullet points which is important. Text Box is also one of them. To make documents easily understandable you can insert text box in google docs. Text Box may be of different shapes like rectangle, oval, rounded rectangle, etc. Here we will see how to insert text box in Google docs of different shapes and how to customize the text box.

How to Insert Text Box in Google Docs

Go to Menu Bar click “Insert” and then Go to “Drawing” and click it. You will See + New and From Drive. Click on + New. It will open a new window called Drawing. As shown in below image.

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Click on Text Box icon which appears in the toolbar. Go to the Drawing Panel. Click and Drag your mouse to create a Text box Space and resize it according to your use.

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How to add text box in google docs

After creating a Text Box. Insert text which you want. Simple isn’t.

How to customize text box in Google Docs

You have learned how to insert text box in Google docs, now you can do customize formatting it by fill color in the text box to make it attractive or clicking the three horizontal dots, which will allow you to make text bold, italic, font size, etc.

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You to change the text color, background color of a box, font style, font size, alignment, and some other format.

Once your Text Box is Ready, you have to Save and Close it for adding it to the document.

Finally, Google Docs insert text box. Now you can adjust and move boxes in Google docs to where you want to place it by just Drag it and Drop it. You can now change how to Wrap text, In line or Break text.

delete text box from google document

You can insert text box in Google docs multiply by following the above method. For adding some other text to the existing box, you just have to click the edit button to the box.

How to delete a Text box in Google docs

If you think that any existing text box is of no use then you can simply delete a text box by selecting the box by clicking it and press either Delete button from keyboard or backspace. That’s it.

There is also an option that you can insert text box over image, which can be helpful for you.

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