How to change the font color while replying or forwarding the emails in Outlook?
In Outlook, the font color of body texts is the same whatever you are editing in a new message, replying message or forwarding message. But in some cases, you want to change the default font color while you are replying or forwarding the emails which are different from creating new message. Here in Outlook, you can change the default font color as you need while replying and forwarding emailing.
To change the default font color when reply or forward message, you can do as below:
1. Click File > Options.
2. Then in the Outlook Options dialog, click Mail from left pane, then click Stationary and Fonts button. See screenshot:
3. In the Signatures and Stationary dialog, click Font in the Replying or forwarding message section. Then in the Font dialog, under Font tab, select a font color you use in the drop-down list of Font color. See screenshot:
4. Click OK > OK > OK. Now when you are replying or forwarding a message, the default font color is different.
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- To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 5 months agoThank you! You made my day! It solved my problem.
- To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 1 years agoThis process does not work in Outlook 2019. There is no color choice in the "replying or forwarding messages" font in outlook 2019. I am going nuts trying to change this because I want my reply text to be a bright, strong blue so it is easy to see the reply text.
- To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 7 months agoI am facing the same issue
- To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 8 months agoHi. When you reply the message, go to Format text feature in top menu, then look for Format. Here you have 3 options. When you choose Format HTML, it will abilitate to you all colors/font/etc.Good luck.
- To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 1 months agoThere is no option for Format when replying to an email...
- To post as a guest, your comment is unpublished.· 22 days agoyou need to click 'Pop Out' on the reply message, then you will see the 'Format Text' feature on top menu. then in the Format section, select HTML.