Is there an easy method to repeat text box formatting (colors, size, type, etc.) similar to Word's Format Painter?

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Is there an easy method to repeat text box formatting (colors, size, type, etc.) similar to Word's Format Painter? Other than duplicating an element, cutting and pasting, then retyping; it is tedious to have to dial in colors over and over.
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Hello Ted1135
If you are referring to the older Sitebuilder Plus site, no there is not a way.


However, I think you might be referring to the newer Website Builder site, and if you are, it is possible. 

You can click on Design on the left panel > Text Style > and format the text in there:


Then, whenever you add a text, you can click on More > Advanced > Style > and change to the format type you set up.
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Thanks for the response, but it doesn't quite fill the bill. Formatting the text is a step, but I would also like to format text box background color, opaqueness, and density in one repeatable step. The Design options do not appear to let me make and assign custom colors, opaqueness, and density that I can tell. Further, if I set up one text box with all the features I want, it would be easy to copy, cut and paste to repeat - except YOU CAN"T IN WEBSITEBUILDER!?!!? It is easy to "duplicate" the element - the new one pops up right there next to the original. But try to use Windows conventions to cut, and paste? Not happening. Nor is there an app menu item for these basic editing functions. Sure, I can drag the duplicate around on a given page, but what about moving it to other pages? How about a simple clipboard function?
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Yes, that option doesn't allow you to format the text box itself. Also, as you discovered, text boxes don't "copy and paste".


The workaround that I can give is to go into the advanced settings for the text box, go into size and position, and set it to show on all pages, then make a duplicate in each page so you have a box to use on each page.

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