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26 Sep 2009   #1

Change Color Scheme/ Theme In MS Office 2007

Microsoft Office 2007 has default blue colors scheme/ theme. The default theme is appealing and users like it, but there is option to change this color scheme. You can have black or light grey color scheme to match with Windows Vista or Windows 7.

Here is the method on how to change MS Office color scheme.
  • To change the color scheme, open any of MS Office applications (Words, Excel, Power Point) and click the Office button on the extreme top left of application.
  • Click the Options and under the popular tab and you will find color scheme.
  • Change the color scheme from available colours (ble, silver and black) and click OK.This short method will change the color scheme and look of MS Office to your liking.

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26 Sep 2009   #2
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate

Thanks, good tip!
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05 Nov 2009   #3

win 7

That did not work for me.
The Office button allows no options selection.
My OS:
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05 Nov 2009   #4

win 7

Sorry incomplete post.
My OS is: Win 7, 64 bit, new install (& new user).
Office app is: Office 2003.
Clour changes in OS have no effect on Office 2003 which is MS Blue & I hate it.
I am sure this was easily changed in Win XP.
Any suggestions or are colour options extremely limited.
Peter O
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05 Nov 2009   #5
Uber Philf

W7 RTM Ultimate x64

This theme change is for 2007 only.
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