No Colours Displayed in WordArt and AutoShapes



  • 1. Text box reverse
    Using Window XP with Word 2003. I have a text box with dark brown fill and white letters. The print preview shows it correctly, but printing it to two separate printers shows only the brown background of the text box. Why will the letters ot show in the print?
  • 2. How do I edit graphic box to make it same size as the graphic?
    When putting a graphic in a document, the box is sometimes way larger than the graphic. How do I edit graphic box to make it fit the graphic?
  • 3. Keeping boxes in position
    I am working on a letter that has a text box on page two. When I delete text on the first page, the text box on the second page moves to the first page. I have tried using absolute positioning to keep it where it is, but it seems to be relative to the first page. I don't want to install a page break as I am still editing.
  • 4. animated line
    I would like to make a line that really "jumps out" of the document. It is an important line and people should notice it! There is the possibility to animate text but is there also for a line? Thanks
  • 5. Can I set a default color pallette in Word?
    I'd like to be able to define a default color pallette for text as well as graphics so that when I go to choose a color, I don't have to redefine the same custom colors I want to use over and over again. Can that be done?

RE: No Colours Displayed in WordArt and AutoShapes

Postby Z2FyZmllbGQtbi1vZGll » Sat, 10 Jul 2004 15:14:02 GMT

Hi, Douglas.  This is a longshot, but since no one else has replied...  Click on Start | Control Panel | Accessibility | Display.  If the "Use high contrast" is checked, uncheck it.

RE: No Colours Displayed in WordArt and AutoShapes

Postby Douglas » Sun, 11 Jul 2004 05:46:47 GMT

Hi "garfield-n-odie" The longshot is not so long. It 
works!! Thanks.


has replied...  Click on Start | Control Panel | 
Accessibility | Display.  If the "Use high contrast" is 
checked, uncheck it.


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