Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Applying Object Effects
Outer (left), inner (center), and perspective (right) shadows.
If none of the presets meets your needs, you can customize a shadow using the Format
Picture or Format Shape task pane.
The shadow applies to either the object or its frame, depending on the object type and
whether or not it has a transparent background. The following conditions create different
Text and drawn shapes. A shadow applied to text, or to a drawn object, clings
directly to the object regardless of the background ﬁ ll.