How to Remove or Change the Border and Color on a Text Box in Writer 2013

Remove the border from a text box

Step 1 Click on border of a text box to select it, and then go to Drawing Tools tab in the toolbar.

Step 2 Click on Outline to select No Line to remove the border color of the text box.

text box outline no color

Change border of text box

In the Outline drop-down option list, you can choose a color for the border of selected text box, or use patterned lines or weighted lines.

Change color of text box

To change the fill color of text box, you can click on the border of text box and choose a color from the palette under Fill drop-down menu. To remove the fill color of text box, simply select No Fill as follows:

fill text box with color

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