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WD97: Toolbar Button Color Lost Converting Word 95 Toolbar
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In Microsoft Word 97, if you open a Microsoft Word for Windows 95, version 7.0 document or template containing a toolbar with the sad face assigned to a toolbar button, the original color of the sad face button is lost.
There are certain reserved colors in both Word 95 and Word 97 for Windows. In Word 95, bright purple is reserved, while in Word 97, bright green and bright purple are reserved. When you open a toolbar button containing a reserved color in Word 97, Word makes those colors transparent.
The original color of the sad face button in Word 95 is bright green. Because bright green is a Word 97 reserved color, it becomes transparent when converted to Word 97.
In Word 97, the sad face button image is the same color as the toolbar. If you want to use a button image with color, follow these steps:
For more information about customizing button faces, click the Office Assistant, type "change toolbar," click Search, and then click "Change the image on a toolbar button or menu command."
NOTE: If the Assistant is hidden, click the Office Assistant button on the Standard toolbar. If Word Help is not installed on your computer, please see the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/120802/EN-US/ )Office: How to Add/Remove a Single Office Program or Component
Article ID: 179361 - Last Review: January 22, 2007 - Revision: 1.1