Chapter 6. Working with Graphics and Effects


Word comes with a wide array of graphics tools that let you put illustrations and diagrams into your document to enhance its appearance and to communicate more clearly.

When you add a graphic, a Picture Tools tab becomes active on the Ribbon, letting you add styles, borders, and effects to an image in the document. The Picture Styles gallery allows you to instantly add preset looks to your image that include borders, shadows, and rotation. You can also use the Picture Tools to crop the image, resize the graphic, or add a picture layout that can include a caption.

Shapes and SmartArt graphics are a ...

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