How to change the background colour of word document in Office 2010

Word 2010 has a feature using which the background colour of a document can be changed. This can be changed using the Page Background section under the Page Layout menu.

To change the Background Colour, navigate to Page Layout menu.


Click the Page Colour drop down arrow, which would display colour palette option as shown below


Select the desired colour and the background of the word document will reflect the selected colour.


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  • Sanskritiy September 21, 2011, 8:05 pm

    Thank you for the suggestion! It helped a lot.

    Thank you once again!!

  • sasikumar.s November 24, 2014, 9:14 pm


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