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How to create a custom gradient background in Google Slides

When presenting slides on Google Slides, the use of background, insert background for Google Slides is essential. Background for presentation slides can choose your existing background, image or use a background color with a single color or gradient with many different color ranges. The gradient background is very simple, but impresses with the blending colors, when you can customize the color gamut used and displayed in the background color range. The following article will guide you how to create and use gradients in Google Slides.

How to create a gradient background in Google Slides

Step 1:

Create slide in Google Slides we click Background item. Now show the table so we can choose the background for the slide. Here click Color section There are 2 options: Blend to choose single color and Gradient to choose Gradient color. We clickColor change already choose 1 color before Click Customize below.

How to create a custom gradient background in Google Slides

Step 2:

Now show the gradient color range customization panel. First you will choose Gradient color type want to use radial or line style. Then we choose the angle so that the gradient color will radiate evenly if we choose the line style, and choose the radial circle position if we choose the radial style.

How to create a custom gradient background in Google Slides

Next look down below the section Color transition point. You can select more locations to switch from one color gamut to another by pressing the Add button, clicking Delete to delete the selected color point. The default start and end points are preserved.

How to create a custom gradient background in Google Slides

Step 3:

Continue to click Color circle icon to change the color range. We can combine multiple colors in the same background color. Or maybe Click Customize to open the color code palette.

How to create a custom gradient background in Google Slides

You will now have more colors to choose from. We select the color we want and click OK.

How to create a custom gradient background in Google Slides

Immediately the gradient has a third color. Now you also adjust the color points to distribute the range and the angle or position of each color gamut.

You can preview how the colors appear in the side frame. When you are satisfied with the color range set as the background color for the slide, click OK below.

How to create a custom gradient background in Google Slides

Step 4:

Finally click Done to apply the background color to the slide show. As a result we get a gradient background color for the slide as shown below.

How to create a custom gradient background in Google Slides

Video how to customize the gradient background in Google Slides

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