To display the ruler in the main window of Writer 2013, select the Ruler check box in the View tab.
You can use the ruler to indent paragraphs. The indentation marks are shown as follows:
Figure 1 The ruler margin markers
Step 1 Drag the Left Margin marker to control the position of the left border.
Step 2 Drag the Right Margin marker to control the position of right border.
Step 3 Drag the First Line Indent marker to change the starting position of the the first character in the first line of a paragraph.
Step 4 Drag the Hanging Indent marker to change the starting position of all lines except the first line.