Quickly correct Outlook font color mismatches

Have you ever replied to a mail and then cut and pasted text from another source only to get a bizarre hodgepodge of black and blue text? There's a very quick way to correct this so it doesn't look like a crazy person wrote it.

Simply select the text you want to be a uniform color, click the Font Color icon on the ribbon (letter A with the colored line under it) and select Automatic from the dropdown:


If you prefer to keep the default blue color, the best match I've found is the theme color at the top of column 4 (shown below with the orange border and hover text Dark Blue, Text 2):



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