View Non-Printing Characters in Google Docs

View non-printing characters menu

You can now display non-printing characters in order to see how a Google Docs document is laid out. When turned on, you will see symbols or text to represent the following:

  • Paragraph/Hard break 
  • Line/Soft break 
  • Section break 
  • Page break 
  • Column break 
  • Tab 
  • Space


This feature is now available for all UNLVMail ( and Rebelmail accounts (

Learn more about Non-Printing Characters in Google Docs.