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Question: Selected text color

Using word for Mac version 15.40 on MacBook Pro (High Sierra) When I select a word or select all the text use to be yellow. Now I get no color so not sure what is selected. HELP?

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Dec 11, 2017 11:11 AM in response to Well Duh In response to Well Duh

Have you looked in Word's Preferences to see if the selection color choice is there, or if System Preferences : General : Highlight color needs to be changed to Yellow. This is a poor choice for the term Highlight, as it really is a selection color when you drag the mouse over text.

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