insert clip art or graphic into auto shape to fit



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insert clip art or graphic into auto shape to fit

Postby bG9ycmFpbmU » Thu, 14 Jul 2005 16:08:02 GMT

I have seen pictures and/or clipart inserted to fit autoshapes. I would like 
to know how to do this

Re: insert clip art or graphic into auto shape to fit

Postby Mary Sauer » Thu, 14 Jul 2005 17:18:20 GMT

Select the autoshape, on the picture toolbar, click fill, click fill effects, picture 

Mary Sauer MSFT MVP

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