Illustrating Projects in Project 2016 for Windows

Project 2016 (Windows)    |    Intermediate
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Reports often help stakeholders who aren't directly involved in projects to understand their progress, so visuals are critical. Discover how to illustrate projects with shapes, images, and links.


  • Inserting shapes
    Moving shapes
    Changing the appearance of your shapes
    Applying effects to shapes
  • Inserting images
    Modifying an image
    Editing your images
    Inserting links


  • 4m 52s
    You can insert shapes to create diagrams in your reports. Discover the different tools for simple or more complex kinds of shapes, including changing the angles and points or adding text. FREE ACCESS
  • 3m 16s
    Within your Project 2016 document you can select one or multiple items. You can then move these items around the page, resize them, and modify the shape itself or the text inside. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Changing the appearance of your shapes in Project 2016 for Windows
    2m 58s
    With Project 2016 you can use colors and textures to change the appearance of the shapes in your reports. See different options, including filling in shapes, applying patterns, and adding effects. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Applying effects to shapes in Project 2016 for Windows
    3m 20s
    In Project 2016 you can apply different effects to shapes to personalize your documents. See how to use shadows, reflections, and 3D effects. You can also modify angles, intensity, and specific colors. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Inserting images in Project 2016 for Windows
    3m 17s
    There are various shortcuts for inserting and formatting different images within Project 2016. See how to add images from your computer, Bing and your OneDrive account.. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Modifying an image in Project 2016 for Windows
    3m 53s
    Once you've added your image you can add a style, crop and change the overall shape. See how to access the image formatting tools within Project 2016. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Editing your images in Project 2016 for Windows
    5m 13s
    You can use Project 2016 to touch up your photos. You can change the brightness and the contrast, or you can apply a transparent color. You also have different borders, effects, and styles to choose from. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Inserting links in Project 2016 for Windows
    5m 54s
    You can insert links into your reports in order to access relevant information more quickly. See how to insert links to a website, a computer file, or an email address. FREE ACCESS


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