Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
The default Alternating Flow process diagram depicts details of a three-step process.
In the Choose a Smart Art Graphic dialog box, click OK to insert a SmartArt graphic
of the selected type into the content pane. It looks similar to the preview graphic,
but without the colors and three-dimensional aspects. (You select formatting options
The Text pane opens next to the graphic, and the Design and Format tool tabs appear
on the ribbon. You can enter text in the Text pane or directly in the graphic—select-
ing a graphic element or positioning the cursor within the bulleted list also selects the
corresponding element in the graphic or Text pane. The graphic name is shown at the
bottom of the Text pane; pointing to it displays a ScreenTip that describes the purpose
of the current type of graphic.
TIP You can display or hide the Text pane for any SmartArt graphic by clicking the
graphic and then clicking either the Text Pane button in the Create Graphic group
on the Design tool tab or the Text Pane tab on the left side of the drawing area.