Add a sheet background

Adding a picture as a worksheet background is not available in Excel Online. However, if you have the Excel desktop application, you can use it to add a background like a logo or watermark image.

  1. Click Open in Excel.

Open in Excel button

  1. When the worksheet opens in Excel, add a background image.

Page Setup group on the Page Layout tab

Note:  A background image added from Excel desktop application won’t be available in Excel Online.

To stay informed about Excel Online features, visit the Microsoft Excel blog.

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