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Contents Tool Factory Workshop Change the Cell Color
Grade: K-12
Required products: Tool Factory Spreadsheet
You've created this wonderful spreadsheet and you now want some cells to stand out more than others. You can change the cell color of cells in the spreadsheet to emphasize the information within the cells.

Step 1 - Select the cells you wish to color.

Step 2 - On the General toolbar click the Effects button to open the Effects panel.

Step 3 - Under the Cell tab click on Fill Color.

Step 4 - Choose a color to apply to the cells. If you are not satisfied with the given colors click the More Colors option.

TIP: You don't have to color all cells the same color.
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