How to Italicize on Word
To make your selected text italic or start writing text in italic, press the Ctrl + I keys on your keyboard. To make your selected text underlined or start writing underlined text, press the Ctrl + U keys on your keyboard.
What is the shortcut to italicize a word?
Ctrl + I
Italic text: Ctrl + I — “I” is for “italic.” This shortcut works for new text you type after using it, or you can highlight existing text and then add italics via the shortcut.
How do you italicize words in Google Docs?
To use the bold, italic, and underline buttons:
- Select the text you want to modify.
- Click the bold (B), italic (I), or underline (U) button from the shortcut toolbar.