Apply transparency to a shape

  1. Select the shape or shapes you want to make transparent.

  2. On the FormatShape toolbar, click the Transparency button Button image .

    Note: To display the Format Shape toolbar, on the View menu, point to Toolbars and click Format Shape.

  3. Set the Shape Transparency slider to the percentage of transparency you want.

Note: You can also make shapes transparent by setting transparency for individual shape attributes in the Text, Fill (for closed shapes only), Line, and Shadow dialog boxes.

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