Add Background Pictures To Excel 2007 Worksheets

By Brian Burgess on July 1st, 2007

Chart, numbers, worksheets … at a business presentation it can get rather monotonous looking at the same data sheets.  Here is a way to add background graphics to your Excel spreadsheets to spice up those meetings.

First, open the spreadsheet you want to add the background to.

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On the Ribbon click on Page Layout and select background.

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This pops up the Sheet Background screen where you can select the background image you want to use.  Once you have chosen your background click the Insert button.

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Now you have a background to your spreadsheet.  You may have to adjust some of the fonts and colors depending upon the background image.

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Editor’s note: Might want to choose either a really dark or really light colored image.

Brian Burgess worked in IT for 10 years before pursuing his passion for writing. He's been a tech blogger and journalist for the past seven years, and can be found on his about me page or Google+

  • Published 07/1/07
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