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Apply or remove highlighting in a document

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Highlighting text in a document can be done easily and quickly, saving you time in finding important sentences or passages. The following are step-by-step instructions on applying and removing highlighting in both MS Word and Google Docs.

MS Word

Apply Highlighting

  1. Select the text that you want to highlight.
  2. On the Home tab, in the Font group, click the arrow next to Text Highlight Color.
  3. Click the color that you want.

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Removing Highlighting

  1. Select the text that you want to remove highlighting from, or press CTRL+A to select all of the text in the document.
  2. On the Home tab, in the Font group, click the arrow next to Text Highlight Color.
  3. Click No Color.

Google Docs

Apply Highlighting

  1. Select the text that you want to highlight.
  2. Click the Text Color icon.
  3. Click Highlight.
  4. Click the color that you want.

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Removing Highlighting

  1. Select the text that you want to remove highlighting from, or press CTRL+A to select all of the text in the document.
  2. Click the Text Color icon.
  3. Click Highlight.
  4. Click None.

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