Laying out improved SmartArt graphics


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Laying out improved SmartArt graphics

You've probably used SmartArt in Word or PowerPoint 2007. Most of the Office 2007 SmartArt was designed to replace diagrams or lists of text, more suitable for use in PowerPoint than for use in Word. Office 2010 includes new SmartArt picture layouts, designed specifically for use in Word to help you illustrate your documents, using photographs or other graphics, and text or captions. To insert SmartArt in a document, simply position your insertion point, click the Insert tab, and choose SmartArt to open the Insert SmartArt dialog box.

There are new SmartArt designs in almost every one of these categories. I particularly like to call out a nice design used for a Vertical Bracket List, which is really nice in Word documents. But we're going to focus on the designs in the new Picture category. You'll see here some designs that were included with 2007. For example, this is our familiar Continuous Picture List. But there are a number of other designs that are far more compelling ...

Laying out improved SmartArt graphics
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Laying out improved SmartArt graphics provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Gini Courter as part of the Word 2010 New Features

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