Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Chapter 3: Office Graphics Tools
Office Graphics Tools
4 Navigate to the folder containing the
picture you want to add to your
5 Click the picture you want to add.
6 Click Insert .
D The picture appears in your
document, selected and surrounded
by handles ( and ).
E Drag to rotate the picture
( changes to ).
F On the Home tab, click Wrap Text to
control text flow around the picture.
G Picture Tools appear on the Ribbon;
you can use these tools to format
To remove a picture that you no
longer want, you can click the
picture and press
If I am sharing my file with others, can I
compress the pictures to save space?
Yes. You can compress image files that you add to
any file. To do so, click the image, click the Format
tab on the Ribbon, and click the Compress Pictures
button ( ) in the Adjust group. In the Compress
Pictures dialog box, fine-tune settings as needed
and click OK to compress the pictures.
I made changes to my picture, but I do not like
the effect. How do I return the picture to the
You can click the Reset Picture button ( ),
located in the Adjust group on the Format tab, to
restore a picture to its original state. This command
removes any edits that you applied to the image.
Activating this command does not restore the
original size of the image.