WD97: Text Color in Text Box Not Changed to White with Dark Fill

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SYMPTOMS
When you apply a black fill to a text box, the text color is not changedtowhite.

NOTE: This functionality is different from Word 6.x and 7.x, where thetext color was changed automatically to contrast the dark background.
WORKAROUND
To work around this problem, select the text and format it as white.
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in Microsoft Word 97 forWindows.
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Properties

Article ID: 157849 - Last Review: 10/04/2013 16:39:11 - Revision: 1.1

  • Microsoft Word 97 Standard Edition
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