Creating graphics with Paint


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Creating graphics with Paint

If you want to draw your own graphics on a blank canvas or even on top of another image, you can use the paint accessory. The paint accessory is changed slightly in Windows 7, so let's take a look. We'll go to the Windows Orb and just type in 'paint' as opposed to navigating through all programs and accessories. Here you can see at the top under Programs, we have got our Paint application or accessory. That opens up a blank canvas and we are ready to start creating. We have got all kinds of tools. Here you'll notice we have got a ribbon across the top with two tabs, Home and View.

On the Home tab, you'll see different tools for drawing, add text if we wanted to, change brushes, we have got basic shapes we can add. We can change the Outline and Fill properties, line sizes, colors for any of the objects we draw. We've got a blank canvas and we're ready to go. Another option though is to open an existing image and draw on top of it. Let's do that. In this c...

Creating graphics with Paint
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Creating graphics with Paint provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Windows 7 Essential Training

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Business Education + Elearning
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Windows
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