How to insert a picture in a Word document?

December 2016

Microsoft Word is one of the most widely used parts of Office software. It can be used to create rich and colorful documents where one can insert pictures, smart art, charts etc. The latest versions of Office software make it very easy for users to accomplish this. There are menu driven options from where one can easily insert pictures in a Word document. In this case, one can use the insert menu. After inserting the picture, one can manipulate the size of the image, the color or even the quality of the image.


I cannot insert my picture into my resume (Word format). Can anyone help?


To insert a picture:
  • Click on Insert
  • Click Picture
  • Browse for the image file (Picture chosen)
  • Select it
  • Click on Insert

The picture will appear on your page in Word, you can also adjust the size, image quality, color and add effects!

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