Can I pull a color from paint to use for my font in Word 2003?



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Can I pull a color from paint to use for my font in Word 2003?

Postby U2FyYWg » Sat, 15 May 2010 16:12:01 GMT

I can't copy the text into paint to change the color because it messes up all 
my formatting. The easiest thing would be to add the color as a selection in 
Word... if possible

Re: Can I pull a color from paint to use for my font in Word 2003?

Postby Doug Robbins - Word MVP » Sat, 15 May 2010 17:44:31 GMT

If you get the Red, Green and Blue values for the color via the Edit Colors 
dialog in Paint, then in Word, you can enter those values into the Red, 
Green and Blue controls on the Custom tab of the Colors dialog that you can 
access via the More Colors item when you use the Font color Drop Down in the 
Format Font dialog.

Hope this helps.

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