Put your photos into PowerPoint

Photos added to slide show

Put photos into PowerPoint and make them look their best. Explore the ways to insert photos; use picture tools to crop and resize them; and use picture styles to give them frames or other border effects. You'll also see how to keep photos from inflating your presentation's file size.

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About this course

This course includes:

  • One practice session for hands-on experience. The practice requires PowerPoint 2007.

  • A Quick Reference Card you can take away from the course.


After completing this course you will be able to:

  • Arrange your pictures in a photo album format

  • Insert single pictures; move, size, and crop them

  • Use varied layouts

  • Apply frame styles, colors, and effects

  • Keep picture file sizes small

Topics in this course

  1. Insert, crop, and format pictures

  2. Video: Insert photos

  3. Video: Crop and resize photos

  4. Cropping examples: Before and after

  5. Video: Use styles, colors, and effects

  6. Control your presentation's file size

  7. Guidelines for graphics file formats

  8. Practice

  9. Quick reference card

Applies To: PowerPoint 2007

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