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Change the colors in a text box or shape
Article In your Office files, you can change the color, weight, or style of the outside border of a text box or change the fill or background color.
Excel 2013, Outlook 2013...
Rotate or flip a picture, shape, text box, or WordArt
Article Rotate pictures, shapes, text boxes, or WordArt in Word, Excel, or PowerPoint 2010. Learn about the rotation handle and other options on the Picture Tools tab.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Move a WordArt, shape, or text box
Article In Word 2010, PowerPoint 2010, or Excel 2010, move or position a WordArt, shape, or text box.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Remove the background of a picture
Article Use the Picture toolbar in Word 2010, PowerPoint 2010 and Excel 2010 to crop out and remove backgrounds from your pictures.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Change the brightness, contrast, or blurriness of a picture
Article You can adjust the relative lightness of a picture (brightness), the difference between the darkest and lightest areas of a picture (contrast), and the blurrine...
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Turn off picture compression
Article To keep the maximum picture quality, you can turn off compression for all pictures in a file. However, turning off compression can cause very large file sizes w...
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Insert a screenshot or screen clipping
Article Capture and print screen images in your Office 2010 file without leaving the program that you are working in.
Excel 2010, Outlook 2010...
Use ink on a Tablet PC
Article With a tablet PC and Microsoft Excel 2010, Microsoft PowerPoint 2010, or Microsoft Word 2010, you can draw ink shapes or highlight areas of text.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Add or change an effect for a picture
Article Learn how to add effects, such as shadows, glows, reflections, soft edges, bevels, 3-D rotations, and artistic effects to your Office 2010 documents.
Excel 2010, Outlook 2010...
Add, copy, or delete a text box
Article Instructions and videos to add, copy, or delete text boxes in Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint or Word 2010.
Excel 2010, Outlook 2010...
Find WordArt Tools
Article In Office 2010, create and change WordArt and shapes using the Ribbon, which replaces the Drawing Toolbar found in Office 2003.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Add, change, or delete WordArt
Article In Office 2010, create decorative effects using WordArt. Convert existing text in Word 2010 and PowerPoint 2010 to WordArt. Delete or change existing WordArt.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Apply an artistic effect to a picture
Article You can apply artistic effects to a picture or a picture fill to make the picture look more like a sketch, drawing, or painting. A picture fill is a shape or ot...
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Add a gradient fill to a shape
Article You can apply a gradient fill to shapes, text boxes, and SmartArt graphics in Excel, PowerPoint, and Word. A gradient fill is a shape fill that gradually change...
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Crop a picture or a shape with a picture fill
Article Use the crop tools in Office 2010 to trim and remove unwanted portions of pictures, or to crop a picture to fit a shape in word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Excel.
Excel 2010, Outlook 2010...
Change the color, style, or weight of a line
Article You can change the look of a line shape by changing its color, line style, or weight. If you are using Excel, Outlook, Word, or PowerPoint, you can apply a Quic...
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Draw or delete a line, connector, or freeform shape
Article Draw lines, connectors, and arrows, or draw your own freeform shapes. You can delete those lines and other objects as well.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Set text direction and position in a shape or text box
Article Working with text boxes including positioning, alignment, changing margins, and resizing them in Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Reduce the file size of a picture
Article Pictures can dramatically increase the file size of your Office document. You can control this file size by making choices about the resolution of an image and ...
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Add or delete a fill, outline, or effect for text or WordArt
Article Change the look of your WordArt or text by changing its interior, its outline, or adding effects like shadows, reflections, glows in Office 2010.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Add a picture fill to a shape
Article Describes how you can add an image or picture to a shape or shapes.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Change or remove a border from a text box or shape
Article In Office 2010, you can change the color, weight, or style of the outside border of a text box or shape, or remove the border altogether.
Excel 2010, Outlook 2010...
Change the size of a picture, shape, text box, or WordArt
Article You can easily resize pictures, text boxes, shapes, and WordArt in your Office 2010 document. You can also crop pictures or return them to their original size.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Draw a curve or circle shape
Article You can draw ovals, circles, and freeform curves. In addition, you can edit the points of most shapes to create new, customized shapes or lines. For information...
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Add or delete a shape fill or shape effect
Article Change the look of your shape by changing its interior, its outline, or adding effects like shadows, reflections or bevels, in Office 2010 documents.
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