Add a border around text

One way you can call attention to text on a slide is to add a border around it.

Add a border around text

  1. Select the text to add a border to.

  2. On the Insert tab, click the rectangle shape and then click the slide to insert it.

    Insert a rectangle shape

  3. With the shape selected, on the Drawing Tools Format tab, click Shape Fill > No Fill.

    No fill color

  4. Still on the Drawing Tools Format tab, click Shape Outline, and do the following:

    • Under Theme Colors, pick a border color.

    • Click Weight, and pick a thickness for the border.

      Pick a thickness for your border

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