Join Tim Grey for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding color and borders to pages, part of Up and Running with Word 2010.
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The default page style in Word is a very simple, plain white sheet of paper, essentially. …But you can change both the background color for your document, as well as add a …border around each page. Let's take a look at how we can adjust …these settings in Word. I have a document here that I'd like to …add some color too. And so, on the ribbon, I'll go to the …Page Layout tab. And then, I'm going to choose Page Color …from the Page Background section. When I click that button, you'll see that …I have a variety of different colors to choose from and as I mouse over those …colors I get a preview of the effect within the document itself.…
I can choose from a series of theme colors as well as some standard colors, …or I can choose More Colors to bring up a dialog where I can choose one of the …standard colors or a custom color so that I can literally choose any color of the rainbow. …Once you've selected a color, you can click OK and the page will be updated …with that background color. But of course, you can change it at any time. …
- Saving and opening documents
- Selecting and formatting text
- Undoing and redoing
- Creating bulleted and numbered lists
- Adding images and tables
- Updating images with effects and adjustments
- Finding and replacing text
- Tracking changes to documents
- Printing and sharing documents
Skill Level Appropriate for all
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1. Getting Started with Microsoft Word
2. Text Formatting
3. Page and Paragraph Formatting
4. Adding Sophistication to Documents
5. Reviewing Documents
Finding and replacing text2m 44s
6. Printing and Sharing Documents
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