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Tweaking a SmartArt Diagram
Figure 14-5: The SmartArt Style Gallery for pyramid diagrams.
To change the quick style for a SmartArt diagram, follow these steps:
1. Click the diagram to select it.
Doing this adds the SmartArt tools to the Ribbon.
2. Click the Design tab.
Figure 14-6 depicts the SmartArt Tools Design tab.
Figure 14-6: The SmartArt Tools Design tab.
3. Select the style you want to use from the SmartArt Styles group.
The Quick Styles group displays the most commonly used styles for
the diagram type. If the style you want to use isn’t visible in this group,
you can click the More button to display a gallery like the one shown in
Note that the SmartArt Tools Design tab also includes controls that let you
modify the SmartArt diagram by adding additional shapes or bullet items
or changing the chart type. You can also reset the diagram to its original
appearance by clicking the Reset Graphic button found in the Reset group.