Change background color in Microsoft® Word
What are the method to change the background color for a document in Microsoft Word?
Microsoft Word is a free word processing documents which is developed by Microsoft. The Microsoft Word application is available in different versions such as Microsoft Word 2003, Microsoft Word 2007, and Microsoft Word 2010. Microsoft Word works on most of the Windows Operating System such as Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7. It also supports Mac OS X operating system. Microsoft Word usually comes as a part of Microsoft Office Suits. Microsoft Word is an excellent word processing tools offered by Microsoft. Microsoft Word is easy to install and use. Microsoft Word integrates several features to improve the performance of the system. Latest versions of Microsoft Word integrate several improvements over previous versions. Handwrite and speech recognition, easier formatting, improved table and list formatting, reviewing toolbar for document collaboration are some of the advanced features offered by Microsoft Word. To change the background color, click ‘Background’ in the ‘Format’ menu.
Some of the features of Microsoft Word and the method to change the background color for a document in Microsoft Word are given below:
- Basic features
- Advanced features
- How to change background color
Using Microsoft Word, we can create, edit and delete the documents. Changing the size of margins can reformat the complete document or part of it. We can change the font size and type of font. Another feature of Microsoft Word is that we can include header, footer and dates to our document. Microsoft Word also offer a feature which checks the spelling of entered text and correction can be made automatically into the document. We can also add tables in the documents.
Microsoft Word offers ‘Style and Formatting’ task pane which can be used to create, select, view and apply formatting. In addition to that we can check the consistency of the letters we have typed. Microsoft Word offers ‘Improved table and list formatting’. We can handle proper names and custom dictionaries with the help of ‘Improved Proofing Tool’ feature. Enhanced Auto Completion is another stunning feature offered by Microsoft Word.
In order to change the background color of Microsoft Word, open ‘Microsoft Word’ and click on ‘View’ and select ‘Web Layout’. Then click on ‘Format’ and select ‘Background’. Now a palette of colors and other options are displayed. Choose a color that you want and click on it. If you want another color then click on ‘More Colors’. You can make the background color more attractive with the tools Fill Effects, Watermark, etc.
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