Change the font, background, or content of your email message

Note: This article has done its job, and will be retiring soon. To prevent "Page not found" woes, we're removing links we know about. If you've created links to this page, please remove them, and together we'll keep the web connected.

You can change a wide variety of items in your Outlook email message including fonts, graphics, and backgrounds.

What do you want to do?

Add a background color, gradient, texture, pattern, or picture

Change the font

Add graphics

Add a numbered or bulleted list

Add a table

Add a signature

Add symbols

Add horizontal lines

Add equations

Change the theme

Expand your Office skills
Explore training
Get new features first
Join Office Insiders

Was this information helpful?

Thank you for your feedback!

Thank you for your feedback! It sounds like it might be helpful to connect you to one of our Office support agents.