How to tell Microsoft Word how many spaces to use after a sentence

Should you put two spaces at the end of a sentence or just one? Here's how you can tell Microsoft Word which choice you prefer.
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As PCWorld's senior editor, Mark focuses on Microsoft news and chip technology, among other beats. He has formerly written for PCMag, BYTE, Slashdot, eWEEK, and ReadWrite.

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