How to save your resume as a borderless PDF in Microsoft Word
Resume design templates with color, picture, or pattern backgrounds need to be saved as a borderless PDF to avoid getting a white border in your final PDF document.
Step 1: Go to File (on top) and click on “Page Setup” Step 2: Click on “Manage Custom Sizes” Step 3: Click the “+” plus sign to add a new size Step 4: Enter your document width and height (example: US Letter is 8.5 x 11 inches) Step 5: Put “0” zero on all margins Step 6: Click “Save”
Then, save your document as a PDF and you should see no white border around it.
How to add a page to your resume in Microsoft Word
You can add any number of pages to any resume template from Stand Out Shop. To do so, follow the steps below:
Step 1: Click anywhere on the page or click inside a text box on the page. Step 2: Go to “Insert” on top menu Step 3: Select “Page Break”. This will create a new page in the document. Step 4: Go to the previous page and press CTRL + A to select all elements on that page. Step 5: Right click —> Copy or press CTRL + C. This will copy all elements on that page. Step 6: Go to your newly created black page. Right click —> Paste or press CTRL + V to paste all elements on the new page.
Step 1: Go to the editing panel on the right side of your document. Step 2: Click on “Document” tab next to “Format” on top of the panel on the right side. Step 3: Select “Section” tab next to “Document” tab inside the “Document” editing panel. Step 4: Click on “Create a new section” drop down. Step 5: Select “After this one”. This will add a page to your document. Step 6: Go to your first page, click CTRL + A to select all elements on the page. Right click —> Copy or press CTRL + C. This will copy all elements on that page. Step 7: Go to your newly created black page. Right click —> Paste or press CTRL + V to paste all elements on the new page.