Borders and Effects

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Borders and Effects

Borders and Effects

In addition to the ways already covered in this course, you can customize your pictures in Microsoft Word by adding picture borders and picture effects.

Picture Borders

To add picture borders to a picture in a Microsoft Word document:

  1. Select the image by clicking on it.
  2. On the PICTURE TOOLS FORMAT tab, in the Picture Styles group, click Picture Border: Picture Border in Picture Styles Group of Picture Tools Format Tab
  3. Select a color by clicking on it: Color Options
  4. Click Picture Border again and hover over Weight or Dashes to set the width and line style of the border.

Picture Effects

To add picture effects to a picture in a Microsoft Word document:

  1. Select the image by clicking on it.
  2. On the PICTURE TOOLS FORMAT tab, in the Picture Styles group, click Picture Effects: Picture Effects in Picture Styles Group of Picture Tools Format Tab
  3. Hover over the options to see the many Picture Effects you can apply to your picture: Picture Effects
  4. Select a picture effect by clicking on it.
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