Edit clip art Word Shortcuts


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Editing clip art

Have you ever wanted to use a clipart, but it had the wrong colors or an element you didn't like? It's actually possible to edit the graphics you find in the clipart gallery. Note that this only works on drawings, not on photographs and not on all drawings either, but it's usually possible. The first step is to ungroup the graphic, so you can work with all of its components. I'll click on the picture and then come up to the Picture Tools Format tab. On the right side of the ribbon there is a button for Group and when I click on it I'll see Ungroup, I'll click on that.

Now I get an alert window that says, This is an imported picture, not a group. Do you want to convert it to a Microsoft Office drawing object? And I do. Now note that sometimes you might need to do that step twice, but in our case, once will work just fine. The image has now changed into a drawing canvas which we talked about in a previous video. All of the elements of the clipart have be...

Editing clip art
Video duration: 3m 5s 4h 0m Intermediate

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Editing clip art provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Alicia Katz Pollock as part of the Word 2010 Power Shortcuts

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Business
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