how can i put a clip art picture inside a shape?



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how can i put a clip art picture inside a shape?

Postby ZXJpYWxjcm9ibw » Thu, 20 Apr 2006 20:22:02 GMT

hi, i would like to know how I can put a picture from clip art inside another 
shape? 1e a circle?

many thanks

Re: how can i put a clip art picture inside a shape?

Postby macropod » Thu, 20 Apr 2006 20:51:30 GMT

Hi erialcrobo,

If you want to insert clipart into a 'shape' object (which can include a
. right-click on the object
. click 'Add text'
. now use Insert|Picture|Clipart, etc to insert the clipart into the shape.

If you have a circle that is a bitmap image, you can't insert clipart into
it. You can, however, insert the clipart into document, the use
Format|Picture|Layout|Square, after which you can drag/reposition the
clipart over the bitmap.



Re: how can i put a clip art picture inside a shape?

Postby Mary Sauer » Thu, 20 Apr 2006 22:54:23 GMT

Select your shape, fill, fill effects, picture tab. You might to check the size 
of your image, it will be somewhat skewed if it isn't approximately the same 
size as the autoshape.

Mary Sauer MSFT MVP

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