Auto Format Dialog Box (Design view)

The Auto Format dialog box enables you apply a predefined text format and color scheme to the selected control. Not all controls support this dialog box.

To apply auto format to a control

  1. In Design view, right-click the control, and then click Show Smart Tag.

    The smart tag is displayed.

  2. Click Auto Format.

    The Auto Format dialog box is displayed.

  3. Select a formatting scheme, and then click OK.

    The formatting scheme is automatically applied to the control.

  • Select a scheme
    Lists the available formatting schemes. At the top of the list, Remove Formatting removes all text and color schemes from the control.

  • Preview
    Shows the control as it will appear if the selected formatting scheme is applied.

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