# Brief Overview of Microsoft Word Insert Menu Options

• #### Break

This option is used to insert page break or a column break or a section break in the document.

• #### Page Numbers

This option is used to insert page number to our document. Here we can select positioning and alignment of the page number on pages. If we want page number only on first page then we have to select “show number on first page”.

• #### Date & Time

This option is used to insert date and time at the insert position. We can select a particular date & time format from date & time dialog box.

• #### Symbol

This option is used to insert symbols and special characters. The symbols are in symbol, webdings, windings and so on.

• #### Comment

This option is used to insert comments at the insertion point.

• #### Caption

This option is used to insert captions like figure, equation, table and so on.

• #### Footnote

When this option is selected it displays footnotes and endnotes dialogue box. Footnotes are displayed at the bottom of the page whereas endnotes are are displayed at the end of the document. It is used to inserts a number or a symbol at the top of the word and we insert the related word or meaning at the bottom of the page.

• #### Text Box

This option is used to insert text in a rectangular or a square. It is also used to insert captions and call-outs.

• #### File

This option is used to insert another file content in the present document at insertion point.

• #### Object

It is an easy way to work with another application from the active document. We can insert the application as a icon and or an object.