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Teach Yourself VISUALLY™: Microsoft® Office PowerPoint® 2007 by Lisa A. Bucki

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8.8. Format Objects

Adjusting the formatting of an object can make it more visually appealing or easier to see against the slide background.

For example, you can add a fill color, change the thickness or color of the lines that make up the object, and modify arrow styles.

Format Objects

1 Right-click the object to format on the slide.

2 Click the appropriate choice in the menu that appears: Format Shape orFormat Picture.

The Format Shape or Format Picture dialog box appears.

  • Leave the Solid fill option selected.

3 Click Color .

A color palette ...

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