The Ribbon Tabs allows you to quickly
modify pages and page objects. Click on a heading (e.g.
Backgrounds, Photos, etc.) to show a list of available
The Print Shop Ribbon Tabs (top of the
See the topics below to read more
about each Ribbon Tabs item.
• Editing Text
• Editing Headline
• Editing Calendars
• Editing Clip Art
• Editing Shapes and Lines
• Checking a
Project • Sharing Your
Click on Backgrounds to set or change
the background of the current project page.
- Click on a background category (e.g. Paper) to open a selection
- For Color backgrounds, see the instructions in the Choose Color
- For Paper and Texture backgrounds, double-click on category
names to show the available backgrounds. Click on a background name
to see a preview in the right side of the window. Click
OK to apply the background.
- Click on the Custom icon to open a window for choosing an image
file from your hard drive to use as a background. Browse to an
image file, click on the thumbnail of the image, and click
Reducing the opacity of a background
will lighten it, (to make dark text easier to read, for example).
To adjust the opacity of the background, click on the slider and
hold down the mouse button as you drag the slider.
This option allows you to use an image
file to create a repeating background pattern.
Apply Background to All
Click on this button to change the
background of every page in the project using the current
background settings (background image and opacity).
Click on this icon to clear the
background of the current project page.