Illustrating Documents in Word 2013 for Windows

Word 2013 (Windows)    |    Intermediate
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There are a number of elements other than text than you can include in Word 2013 documents. Learn to work with images, and insert hyperlinks, equations, watermarks, and videos into your documents.


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


  • 5m 55s
    A very good way of illustrating your Word 2013 document is to insert images. There are a number of ways of doing this. You can, for example, paste the image from its original location (such as a website) straight into your document. You can also import images from your hard-drive. Word 2013 even features an integrated, fully-searchable online image library that you can use. FREE ACCESS
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    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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    3.  Inserting a screenshot in Word 2013 for Windows
    5m 20s
    It can occasionally be useful to illustrate your text with a screenshot, especially if you are creating a step-by-step guide to using a particular program. In Word 2013, you can use the screenshot tool to import captures of your open windows and even create an image of your desktop. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Editing an image in Word 2013 for Windows
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    Word 2013 comes complete 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, convert it to gray scale, and apply various artistic filters. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Inserting hyperlinks in Word 2013 for Windows
    5m 51s
    Hyperlinks allow the user to very quickly access websites, create a new, pre-addressed email, or open another document. Word 2013 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 an equation in Word 2013 for Windows
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    Inserting equations can be a complex procedure. Word 2013 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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    7.  Inserting a watermark in Word 2013 for Windows
    5m 22s
    In Word 2013, 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. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Inserting a video in Word 2013 for Windows
    5m 18s
    Another way of illustrating your Word 2013 document is to insert a video file. Online videos can be inserted and visualized in your document, even if you share that document online later on. FREE ACCESS


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