Borders and shading add visual interest to your document. In Word 2000 you can place a border around a page or add a shaded background to a page. Word 2000's Borders and Shading features are covered in detail in the "Adding Table Borders and Shading" section of Chapter 9, "Tables: Organizing Your Pages." Bordering a page is covered here.
Word's Borders and Shading features can be used with any text you select, including words, paragraphs, table cells, and tables.
Page borders have a variety of uses: For example, they are effective for report title pages. An example is shown in Figure 3.40.
To add a border around a page, work in the