Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Introducing the graphics tools
Word displays crop handles on the edges of the picture. As you begin to drag, the cursor
changes to a cross (+).
Click the middle handle on the right side of the picture and drag until the top handle
touches the edge of the tree.
Drag the crop handles to eliminate the unwanted
part of the picture.
Word blackens the area it will remove.
Click the middle handle on the left side of the picture and drag toward the koala, leaving
a small amount of greenery around the koala.
Press Enter. Word removes the blackened cropped areas.
Cropping with a special shape
You might want to crop the picture using a special shape to outline it.
In the word0801_done document, click the picture of the koala if it is not
In the Size group, click the down arrow on the Crop icon. Word displays the Crop menu.
The Crop menu lets you crop the picture using
a special shape.