In my previous article, I talked about how to add strikethrough on a text. In this article, I’m going to show you how to remove strikethrough from a text in Microsoft Word.

Without further ado, let’s get started:

  • Select the text that has the strikethrough on it.
  • Under the Home tab, click on the strikethrough icon or command.
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  • Clicking this command will toggle on and off the strikethrough line on the selected text.
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How to remove strikethrough in word using Shortcut Key

You can also remove strikethrough in word using a keyboard shortcut. Obey the steps below:

  • Select the text that has the strikethrough applied on.
  • Now press these keys one after the other: Alt, H, and 4.

After pressing these keys on your keyboard, the strikethrough will be removed from the selected text.