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How To add a halo to a text object created in the Layout Window?

Is it not possible to add a halo to a text object created in the Layout Window.

This could only be done in the Map Window till MapInfo Pro V15.2
With MapInfo Pro V16.0, one can add halo to text in Layout Window as shown below:
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UPDATED:  April 20, 2017