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Microsoft® Office® Professional 2013 Plain & Simple by Katherine Murray

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Choosing an Office background and theme

The new Office Background addition is one of those gosh-you-didn’t-have-to-do-that items in Office 2013 that offers a fun way to personalize your Office experience. You can choose from a set of ready-made background designs that just add a little personality to your Office apps. Don’t worry—the backgrounds don’t take up a lot of room or dramatically change the color of your screen; they just add a subtle design in the upper-right corner of your app window. You can also choose from one of three basic themes for Office 2013: white (default), light gray, and dark gray. These different themes give you options that change the overall appearance of your Office apps so you can choose the setting that is easiest ...

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