Illustrating Documents in Word Microsoft 365 for Windows

Word Microsoft 365 (Windows)    |    Intermediate
  • 11 videos | 43m 37s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
This 11-video course explores the use of mages and illustrations in a document in Word for Office 365. You will learn how to insert an image from the Internet or a file into word documents, then learn how to take screen shots of parts of a document by using the Screen Clipping tool. You will also explore a number of icons available in Word to insert into a document. Next, learners will examine several ways in which images, figures, or icons can be surrounded by text. Learn how to perform basic editing on images to adjust brightness, contrast, and coloring; and to use the Picture Styles toolset to create frames or borders about images. The course demonstrates how to use hyperlinks to access websites, e-mail drafts, and other documents. Continue by learning how to insert and embed videos in a document from online sources, how to insert 3D models, and reformat the document. Finally, you will observe how to insert a watermark onto a page, and how to add graphics as watermarks.


  • Insert images in your document
    Take a screenshot for your document
    Insert icons in your document
    Adjust your text wrapping options in your document
    Use image styles in your document
    Edit an inserted image in your document
  • Insert hyperlinks in your document
    Insert a video into a document
    Insert a 3d model into your document
    Format a 3d model in your document
    Insert a watermark in your document


  • 4m 49s
    A very good way of illustrating your Word 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 2016 even features an integrated, fully-searchable clip-art library that you can use. FREE ACCESS
  • 4m 28s
    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 2016, 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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    3.  Inserting icons in Word Microsoft 365 for Windows
    3m 28s
    In Word you can improve your document with icons. The icons are organized according to category and can be edited to adapt to your presentation theme. See how to access the gallery and insert, edit and remove icons from your document. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Adjusting your text wrapping options in Word Microsoft 365 for Windows
    3m 54s
    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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    5.  Using image styles in Word Microsoft 365 for Windows
    3m 5s
    In order to quickly change the appearance of an image, you can use the picture styles tools in Word. See how to add frames, borders and add effects to your document images. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Editing an inserted image in Word Microsoft 365 for Windows
    4m 30s
    Word 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 and apply various artistic filters. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Inserting hyperlinks in Word Microsoft 365 for Windows
    4m 57s
    Hyperlinks allow the user to very quickly access websites, create a new, pre-addressed email, or open another document. Word automatically recognizes website addresses and email addresses, but you can also manually insert and modify your own hyperlinks. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Inserting a video into a document in Word Microsoft 365 for Windows
    3m 7s
    To illustrate your texts, you can insert videos into your Word documents. If the video you want to insert can be found online, you can then share your document and the video will still be visible. Here you will learn to use the Word video viewer. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Inserting a 3D Model in Word Microsoft 365 for Windows
    3m 14s
    With Word, you can insert 3D models into your documents. You will see how to insert a three-dimensional image into your document and use the 3D model tools. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Formatting a 3D Model in Word Microsoft 365 for Windows
    5m 5s
    Once you have inserted a 3D model, you can adjust it within your document. See how to resize, move and position and 3D model within Word. FREE ACCESS
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    11.  Inserting a watermark in Word Microsoft 365 for Windows
    2m 59s
    In Word, 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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