Illustrating Documents in Word 2010 for Windows

Word 2010 (Windows)    |    Intermediate
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There are a number of elements other than text than you can include in Word 2010 documents. Learn to work with images, and insert hyperlinks, equations, watermarks, and videos into your documents.


  • Inserting images
    Taking a screenshot
    Adjusting your text wrapping options
    Editing an inserted image
    Inserting hyperlinks
  • Inserting a video
    Inserting an equation
    Creating an equation
    Inserting a watermark


  • 4m 32s
    A good way of illustrating your Word 2010 document is to insert images. There are a few different ways that you can do this. You can, for example, paste the image from its original location straight into your document and import images from your hard-drive. Word 2010 even features an integrated clip-art library that you can use. FREE ACCESS
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    It can be useful to illustrate your text with a screenshot. In Word 2010, you can use the screenshot tool to import captures of your open windows and even select your own screenshot images. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Adjusting your text wrapping options in Word 2010 for Windows
    5m 18s
    If you want to ensure that the items in your document — such as your tables and images — are properly positioned and arranged, you are going to need to know how to use the text wrap options. An image, for example, can be positioned next to, behind or in front of any text in your document. You can also change how your text elements react to a nearby image, and even customize exactly how the wrap options are applied to the selected image. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Editing an inserted image in Word 2010 for Windows
    5m 13s
    Word 2010 comes with a number of basic editing tools that can be used to change the appearance of the image that you have inserted. You can, for example, change the image's brightness and apply various artistic filters. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Inserting hyperlinks in Word 2010 for Windows
    5m 23s
    Hyperlinks allow the user to very quickly access websites, create a new, pre-addressed email, or open another document. Word 2010 automatically recognizes website addresses and email addresses, but you can also manually insert and modify your own hyperlinks. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Inserting a video in Word 2010 for Windows
    3m 49s
    In Word 2010, you can insert video files from your own video library or you can save a video from the internet. The video will be inserted as an object linking and embedding (OLE) package, which will open your default media player when you activate its contents. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Inserting an equation in Word 2010 for Windows
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    Inserting equations can be a complex procedure. Word 2010 offers a tool that features a variety of different options aimed at simplifying the creation of equations. The tool includes a variety of different calculations, including fractions, scripts and integrals. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Creating an equation in Word 2010 for Windows
    5m 23s
    Word 2010 offers tools to simply and efficiently formulate equations of your own using the symbols provided. You can type these equations out in your document or insert them as an object in your text. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Inserting a watermark in Word 2010 for Windows
    In Word 2010, you can add an image or graphic to the background of your document. This is known as a watermark. This tool is particularly useful if you want to indicate that a document is official or confidential. You can apply a watermark to multiple pages in your document at the same time. FREE ACCESS


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