# Working with Paragraph Formatting in Blazor DocumentEditor Component

4 Aug 20211 minute to read

Blazor Document Editor supports various paragraph formatting options such as text alignment, indentation, paragraph spacing, and more.

## Indentation

You can modify the left or right indentation of selected paragraphs using the following sample code.

``````documentEditor.Selection.ParagraphFormat.SetLeftIndent(24);
documentEditor.Selection.ParagraphFormat.SetRightIndent(24);``````

## Special indentation

You can define special indent for first line of the paragraph using the following sample code.

``documentEditor.Selection.ParagraphFormat.SetFirstLineIndent(24);``

## Increase indent

You can increase the left indent of selected paragraphs by a factor of 36 points using the following sample code.

``documentEditor.Editor.IncreaseIndent();``

## Decrease indent

You can decrease the left indent of selected paragraphs by a factor of 36 points using the following sample code.

``documentEditor.Editor.DecreaseIndent();``

## Text alignment

You can get or set the text alignment of selected paragraphs using the following sample code.

``documentEditor.Selection.ParagraphFormat.SetTextAlignment(TextAlignment.Center);``

You can toggle the text alignment of selected paragraphs by specifying a value using the following sample code.

``documentEditor.Editor.ToggleTextAlignment(TextAlignment.Center);``

## Line spacing and its type

You can define the line spacing and its type for selected paragraphs using the following sample code.

``````documentEditor.Selection.ParagraphFormat.SetLineSpacingType(LineSpacingType.AtLeast);
documentEditor.Selection.ParagraphFormat.SetLineSpacing(6);``````

## Paragraph spacing

You can define the spacing before or after the paragraph by using the following sample code.

``````documentEditor.Selection.ParagraphFormat.SetBeforeSpacing(24);
documentEditor.Selection.ParagraphFormat.SetAfterSpacing(24);``````

You can also explore our Blazor Word Processor example to know how to render and configure the document editor.