Crop a picture

When you want to improve the framing of the subject, crop the picture.

  1. On your slide, right-click the picture, and then click Crop.

Right-click the picture, and then click Crop

  1. Place your cursor on one of the black cropping handles that appear on the edges of the picture.

Tip:  When you place your cursor on the black cropping handles, your cursor will look something like the following:

  • Corner cropping handle: Corner crop sizing handle

  • Side cropping handle: Side crop sizing handle

  1. To crop each side, drag the black cropping handle inward.

  2. When you are finished cropping, press ESC or click away from the picture.

For more information about using pictures in PowerPoint Online, see:

Add a border or another style to a picture

Use a picture as a slide background.

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