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Rotate or flip a picture, shape, text box, or WordArt
Article Rotate pictures, shapes, text boxes, or WordArt in Word, Excel, or PowerPoint 2010. Learn about the rotation handle and other options on the Picture Tools tab.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Remove the background of a picture
Article Use the Picture toolbar in Word 2010, PowerPoint 2010 and Excel 2010 to crop out and remove backgrounds from your pictures.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Save the original version of an edited picture
Article When you change a Graphics Interchange Format (.gif) , JPEG File Interchange Format (.jpg) , or Portable Network Graphics (.png) image, you can save the ori...
PowerPoint 2010
Turn off picture compression
Article To keep the maximum picture quality, you can turn off compression for all pictures in a file. However, turning off compression can cause very large file sizes w...
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Insert a screenshot or screen clipping
Article Capture and print screen images in your Office 2010 file without leaving the program that you are working in.
Excel 2010, Outlook 2010...
Add or change an effect for a picture
Article Learn how to add effects, such as shadows, glows, reflections, soft edges, bevels, 3-D rotations, and artistic effects to your Office 2010 documents.
Excel 2010, Outlook 2010...
Apply an artistic effect to a picture
Article You can apply artistic effects to a picture or a picture fill to make the picture look more like a sketch, drawing, or painting. A picture fill is a shape or ot...
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Crop a picture or a shape with a picture fill
Article Use the crop tools in Office 2010 to trim and remove unwanted portions of pictures, or to crop a picture to fit a shape in word, PowerPoint, Outlook and Excel.
Excel 2010, Outlook 2010...
Change the action settings of a button, picture, or clip art
Article If you have a picture, clip art, or button shape in your presentation that has an action assigned to it (such as move to next slide, move to previous slide...
PowerPoint 2010
Reduce the file size of a picture
Article Pictures can dramatically increase the file size of your Office document. You can control this file size by making choices about the resolution of an image and ...
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Add a picture fill to a shape
Article Describes how you can add an image or picture to a shape or shapes.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Change the size of a picture, shape, text box, or WordArt
Article You can easily resize pictures, text boxes, shapes, and WordArt in your Office 2010 document. You can also crop pictures or return them to their original size.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Add alternative text to a shape, picture, chart, table, SmartArt graphic, or other object
Article Create alternative that appears when the pointer is moved over a picture, chart, or SmartArt graphic in most browsers or used by accessibility screen readers.
Excel 2010, Outlook 2010...
Change the color or transparency, or recolor a picture
Article You can adjust the color intensity (saturation) and color tone (temperature) of a picture, recolor it, or change the transparency of one of its colors. You ca...
Excel 2010, Outlook 2010...
Assign an action to a built-in button or picture
Article Show All Hide All Action buttons are built-in button shapes (located in the Shapes gallery) that you can add to your presentation, and then assign an action to ...
PowerPoint 2010
Insert a picture or clip art
Article This article shows you how to insert or copy pictures or clip art in Excel and PowerPoint 2010. It also explains how you can use these as slide backgrounds.
Excel 2010, PowerPoint 2010
Add a watermark to a photo with PowerPoint
Article If you want to stamp your photographs with your name or another identifying mark, you can add a watermark. Adding a watermark to a photograph by using PowerPoin...
PowerPoint 2010
Save a picture as a .jpg, .gif, or .png
Article Save a picture, SmartArt graphic, or PowerPoint slide as a separate image file, like a JPEG (.jpg) or Graphics Interchange Format (.gif).
Outlook 2010, PowerPoint 2010...
Turn off picture compression
Article When using pictures in an Office document, this article shows how to maintain maximum picture quality or conversely reduce the size of an Office file containing...
Excel 2013, PowerPoint 2013...
Remove a picture background
Article Make your pictures pop by removing the background or other unnecessary detail. Use Crop and other options on the Picture Tools tab to make your pictures look be...
Excel 2013, Outlook 2013...
Add commands to your presentation with action buttons
Article Add a button on your slide and then apply an action to it such as 'Next' or 'Previous'.
PowerPoint 2013
Change the size of a picture, shape, WordArt, or other object
Article You can resize pictures, text boxes, shapes, WordArt, and other objects in your Office document. Resize by inches or percentages.
Excel 2013, Outlook 2013...
Insert a picture
Article Insert or copy pictures or clip art in Excel, Outlook, Project, and PowerPoint 2013. This article also explains how you can use pictures as slide backgrounds.
Excel 2013, Outlook 2013...
Crop a picture to fit in a shape
Article Use the crop tools in Office 2013 to crop a picture to fit in a shape in Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel 2013.
Excel 2013, Outlook 2013...
Apply an artistic effect to a picture
Article Add artistic effects, such as Pencil Grayscale or Mosiac Bubbles to your picture to make it stand out in your Office document.
Excel 2013, Outlook 2013...
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