Follow these steps to use WSU Purple as a font color in Microsoft Office programs.
You may need to calibrate your monitor to see the proper color on screen. Also, if you are planning to print a document, learn how to get WSU Purple on a laser printer.
Step 1: Click on the Font Color Tab
This is usually located in the Editing Ribbon.
Step 2: Select the option for "More Colors"
This is usually located in the pop-up window alongside the standard color choices.
Step 3: Enter the Color Value Numbers
You can use either the RGB or Hex Color Code for WSU Purple.
- RGB: R 75, G 8, B 161
- Hex: 4B08A1
Step 4: Save the Color as a Swatch
You can save WSU Purple among the preset swatches by dragging the large swatch into the swatch grid openings.