Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Topic B: Changing the document background
To apply background gradients, textures, patterns, or pictures to a document:
1 Click the Page Layout tab.
2 Click Page Color and choose Fill Effects to open the Fill Effects dialog box.
3 Use the Gradient, Texture, Pattern, and Picture tabs to specify the desired
4 Click OK.
To enhance the appearance of a document, you might want to add a border to one or
more pages. To do so, click the Page Layout tab and click Page Borders in the Page
Background group. In the Borders and Shading dialog box, select and customize the
border. By default, page borders are applied to all pages in a document, but you can
apply them to only specific sections.