Fill Patterns in Excel

Use Excel patterns as another way to color code your cells in Microsoft Excel.

  • Select the cells you want to edit.
  • Click on the drop down arrow in the bottom right corner of the font group under the Home Tab.
  • Select the Fill tab
  • Choose a Patter Color and a Patter Style.
  • Click OK.


Try combinations of background colors, pattern colors, and fonts.








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