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WORKING WITH TEXT BOXES IN MICROSOFT WORD 2010

Microsoft Word 2010

Because the same treatment of text boxes as shapes, you have option for adding the same varieties of effects you add to the shapes, to the text boxes. Also you have the option to can change the shape of the text box. You can modify the text written in the text box using WordArt, by applying the 3-D effects and make changes to the text.

This tutorial will show:

  • How to insert a Text box;
  • How to move a Text Box;
  • How to resize a Text Box;
  • How to change the Text Box Shape;
  • How to choose a Shape Style;
  • How to change Shape Fill;
  • How to change the Shape Outline and
  • How to change Shadow Effects.

How to insert a Text box:

1. Select the Insert tab on the Ribbon.

01 Insert tab

FORMATTING TEXT BOXES IN POWER POINT 2010

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010

If you want to learn how to format text boxes in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010, it would be of great help if you are already familiar with the functions of creating a text box in Microsoft Word 2010, since the different design options are essentially the same.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 offers two different types of text boxes. First if you select the button New Slide, you will see several of the options including placeholders. This is a box where you can enter shape, graph, text or a media file.