font colour in OE 6

  geedad 20:56 06 Apr 2010

Need to change font colour in OE 6.
Is there a simple way to do this?
I have tried "TOOLS" - "OPTIONS" - "READ", but whatever I change there, it is blank!

  ame 21:52 06 Apr 2010

Type your message (or a bit of it) then click Format>Font and in the box at the bottom left hand corner is a colour option.

  ame 21:56 06 Apr 2010

i.e. You have to put the cursor in the message space before the format font option appears. You don't have to type any of the message first. Doh!

  ame 22:03 06 Apr 2010

By the way, if you want to alter the default font size, style, colour etc of all your messages, you use Tools>Options>Compose>Font Settings

  geedad 23:03 06 Apr 2010

Tried your suggestion - didn't work!

  geedad 23:16 06 Apr 2010

Further to my recent reply to your email, I have managed to change the font colour by clicking "FORMAT", then I change from "PLAIN" to RICH text (HTML). VOILA! - COLOUR!
I only want this as a temporary measure until I get a new set of printer carts. My old back up printer only prints in pale blue due to it drying out!
So thank you very much for your responses, it helped me a great deal!

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Huawei MateBook X Pro review

How Pentagram and other design agencies aim to double the number of creative female leaders

How to speed up a slow Mac

Comment résoudre des problèmes d’impressions ?