Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Open the Color pop-up menu by clicking the Color
drop-down arrow and select a color.
The format Shape dialog box provides a number of different options
for changing lines and fills. Click items in the left pane and make
choices in the right pane for the shape format you want to use.
Click Line in the left pane and select a line color in the
Click Close after changing the shape attributes.
Select the object and start typing the text you want to
appear within the object (see Figure 7-6).
PowerPoint permits you to start typing when an object is selected
without selecting a text tool. After typing text, you can change the
font format and style. For more on formatting text, see Chapter 5.
Figure 7-6: Start typing when an object is selected to add text to the object