How to Double Space on Google Docs

In this post, we’ll see how to double space on Google Docs. Let’s get started.

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  1. ​Go to Google Docs. Sign in if not already.

  2. ​Open the document and then select the text.

  3. ​Now, click on the “Line spacing” icon at the top, which is between the “Justify” and “Numbered list.”

  4. ​Choose “Double.”
    Selected Double option

That’s it. All done.

Alternatively, you can do the same task by selecting text and then clicking on Format > Line spacing > Double.

Selected Double on Google Docs

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  1. ​Open Google Docs app.
  2. ​Open the document and then tap the “Pencil” icon at the bottom.
  3. ​Select the text and then tap on the “Format” icon which you can find on the left side of the “+” icon.
  4. ​Tap the “Paragraph” section, and you can see “Line spacing.”
  5. ​Hit “Up” arrow until you see “2” beside “Line spacing.”
Selected 2 on Google Docs for Android

That’s all. All done.

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  1. Open Google Docs app.
  2. Open the document you prefer.
  3. Hit the “Pencil” icon at the bottom.
  4. Select the text and then hit the “Format” icon at the top which you can find beside the “+” icon.
  5. Tap the “Paragraph” section.
  6. Now, you can see “Line spacing.”
  7. Hit the “Up” arrow until you see the “2” beside “Line spacing.”
Selected 2 on Google Docs for iPhone

That’s all. All done.

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