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Chapter 8. Adding Features and Function ... > Customizing the Appearance of a Form - Pg. 273

Adding Features and Function to Forms 273 7. 8. Click your color choice--you'll have better results in this example if you select a lighter color --and then click OK. Click the View button on the toolbar to see the Tasks form in Form view: 9. 10. 11. Applying a background color to a form might make labels less legible. If that's the case, change the color of a label's font by setting the Fore Color property for the label. Click the View button to switch the Tasks form to Design view, and then click the label Cam- paign Tasks in the Form Header section. On the Format tab of the Properties dialog box, locate the Special Effect property. Click in the Special Effect property box, as shown here, and then select Shadowed from the list: