How to Add Borders and Shading to Paragraphs in Word 2010


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Applying shading and borders to paragraphs

The last two types of formatting we're going to look at our borders and shading. Borders are lines around one or more paragraphs and shading is a back fill that appears behind the paragraphs. In our Definitions of Employee Status document, we have some notes, and we want to make sure that employees read the notes. We'd like them to stand out from the rest of the text. And so we're going to take this paragraph of text, this note, and we're going to apply a border and apply some shading.

Notice that we have a lot of green shading already in the document that's used for heading styles. So we'll want to apply something different. We'll begin by selecting the paragraph that we want to apply formatting to, and then we'll find the two tools that we're going to use in the Paragraph group on the Home tab of the Ribbon. So we'll begin by applying some shading. You'll click the dropdown on the Shading button and choose either a Theme color or Standard color. Th...

Applying shading and borders to paragraphs
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Applying shading and borders to paragraphs provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Gini Courter as part of the Word 2010 Essential Training

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Business Education + Elearning
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