Format Characters

This dialog box is displayed when you click the button on the Report toolbar.

Font. Use this field and the accompanying list to select the desired font.

Size. Use this field and the accompanying list to select the desired font size, in points. Note that 72 points equals 1 inch.

Style/Effect. If desired, select the Bold, Italic, Strikeout, and/or Underline check boxes to apply a specific font style or effect to the text.

Text Color. Use this drop-down list box to select the text color from a palette of available colors.

Background Color. Use this drop-down list box to select the background color from a palette of available colors.

Preview. This frame displays sample text that is formatted according to the choices you have made in the Font tab.

Copy From. Click this button to choose from a drop-down list of available formats. When you select a format, the formatting options on all four tabs will reflect the selected format's options.