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Windows Vista® Step by Step Deluxe Edition by Joan Lambert, Joyce Cox

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Inserting Text and Graphics

With WordPad, you can import a wide variety of objects into a document, including bitmap-format graphics, text, charts, slides, sound clips, and video clips.

If you are reusing a small part of one document in another document, it makes sense to simply copy and paste text from one to the other. However, if you are reusing an entire document in another document, or if several people are contributing documents to a central project, it is easier and more efficient to import the text from the source document(s) into the host document.

Tip

You can insert the current date or time into a document by clicking the Date/Time button on the toolbar and then clicking the date or time format you want.

In this exercise, you will insert ...

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