1. Click anywhere in the cell you want to shade.

2. Click the ‘Design’ tab

add shading to cells


3. Click the shading button, then click the color you want to shade the cell with

add shading to cells - diagram 2


4. We chose the Orange color. See the results below. 

add shading to cells - diagram 3




You can also check the short video below to see how it is done.

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Lesson 85: How to change the border around a Cell