I was recently creating a word document and I needed to know how to have check boxes appear in the document. It took me a while to find something that would actually give me a step by step direction on what to do in order to accomplish that.
The fast way is:
Enable the developer toolbar.
Follow this link to do that: http://www.word-2010.com/show-the-developer-tab-in-microsoft-word-2010/
Then use this link: