Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Galleries and Live Previews
Figure 3-8 Pointing to an option in the Quick Styles gallery allows you to preview borders,
rotation, and shadow effects.
For a complete discussion of the many options available for manipulating pictures and
graphics in Office programs, see Chapter 6, “Working with Graphics and Pictures.”
You can see a similarly compelling effect using the galleries that apply themes (collec-
tions of colors, fonts, and effects) to an entire document, workbook, or presentation. The
Themes galleries are on the Page Layout tab in Word and Excel and on the Design tab in
In some (but not all) galleries, you can tweak an existing entry or create a new one from
scratch and save the result as a custom entry in the list. If this option is available, you see
a Save option in the gallery itself, and any custom items you create appear in a separate
section of the gallery. Figure 3-9 shows a custom theme saved to the Word Themes gallery.