Using Themes in Excel 2010


Using themes in MS Excel

To help users create more professional-looking documents MS Excel has incorporated a concept known as document themes.Using themes is an easy to specify the colors, fonts, and a variety of graphic effects in a document. And best of all, changing the entire look of your document is a breeze. A few mouse clicks is all it takes to apply a different theme and change the look of your workbook.

Applying Themes

Choose Page layout Tab » Themes Dropdown. Note that this display is a live preview:that is, as you move your mouse over the Theme temporarily displays the theme effect. When you see a style you like, click it to apply the style to the selection.

Applying theme

Creating Custom Theme in MS Excel

We can create new custom Theme in Excel 2010.To create a new style, follow these steps:

  • Click on save current theme option under Theme in Page Layout Tab

  • This will save the current theme to office folder.

  • You can browse the theme later to load the theme.

Creating Custom theme