Change the Default Font in Word [Printer Friendly Version]
Open Microsoft Word from your Start menu so you are starting with a blank document.
On the Home tab, click the Font Dialog Box Launcher.
On the Font tab, select the options that you want to apply to the default font, such as font style and font size. Click Set As Default.
In the dialog box that pops up, select the 2nd options to change the font settings for all new documents. Then click OK.