Add Text to Shapes in Publisher: Overview You can add text to shapes in Publisher within a page. When you do this, Publisher converts the selected shape into a text box. However, because there are many shapes in Publisher, a text box does not have to be a literal box shape. Using this technique
Custom 3D Maps in Excel: Overview You can easily create custom 3D maps in Excel. When you create a new scene in a 3D Maps tour, it is associated with a map. By default, the “World Map” is used for most scenes. However, you can also create custom 3D maps from image files, if
Create a Custom Page Background in Publisher: Overview Create a Custom Page Background in Publisher: How to Apply or Remove a Page Background You can create a custom page background in Publisher using the “Fill Effect” formatting also applied to shapes and pictures. To display the available default page background choices, click the “Page
Custom Regions in 3D Maps in Excel: Overview Custom Regions in 3D Maps in Excel: Importing Custom Regions You can import your own custom regions in 3D Maps in Excel, if needed. Custom regions in 3D Maps in Excel are defined geospatial regions saved as either “kml” or “shp” files. You often create these
Create a 3D Map in Excel: Overview Create a 3D Map in Excel: Creating a New Tour After enabling the 3D Maps add-in in Excel, you can then create a 3D Map in Excel. To create a 3D Map in Excel, click the “Insert” tab in the Ribbon. Then directly click the “3D Maps”
Function Compatibility in Excel: Overview Function compatibility in Excel supports older functions that have been replaced by newer versions of those functions. In Excel, some older formula functions have been replaced with new versions. These replacements occur to increase their accuracy and to better reflect their purpose. These new, more accurate statistical functions have
Format Page Backgrounds in OneNote: Overview You can format page backgrounds in OneNote to add visual interest and stay better organized. To change the settings of a selected page’s background, first click the “View” tab in the Ribbon. To change the background color, click the “Page Color” drop-down in the “Page Setup” button group.
SmartArt in PowerPoint: Overview You can use SmartArt in PowerPoint to easily incorporate charts and other types of diagrams into presentations. With SmartArt in PowerPoint, you don’t have to individually create all the shapes and connectors between boxes in a diagram. To insert SmartArt in PowerPoint, click the “Insert” tab of the Ribbon.