How to Insert Pictures from a File in a PowerPoint 2007 Slide

If you already have an image file on your computer that you want to insert into a PowerPoint presentation, PowerPoint lets you insert the file. Follow these steps to insert Pictures from a file into your slides:

1

Move to the slide on which you want to splash a picture.

Which slide needs to be dolled up?

2

Open the Insert tab on the Ribbon and then click the Picture button in the Illustrations group.

It should be the first icon under the Illustrations set.

3

Find the picture file to use.

Click the icons at the left side of the box to browse for a picture to insert.

4

Click the file and then click Insert.

The picture is inserted on your slide.

PowerPoint scales your pictures so they fill as much of the slide as possible. To resize a it, select the picture and then drag one of the size handles in the corner of the picture.

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