You can add pictures to your
spreadsheets to add interest. Excel
provides a reasonable selection of clip art or you can insert a picture from one
of your own image files. To add a
picture, click on an empty cell and then click on the Insert drop-down
menu and choose Picture. If
you want to use Excels clip art you can then choose Clip Art or choose From File if you want to pick your own picture.
There are also other facilities like WordArt and Autoshapes to add
graphics to your worksheet.
When you see the clip art window
shown below, select a category from the range shown and click on it to find a
When you find the picture you want,
click your left mouse button on it and a menu will appear.
Click on the top icon
and the picture will be placed in your worksheet, you can now close the Clip Art
example below shows a picture inserted in our worksheet:
If you want to resize the picture, make sure you use the
corner handles to keep the proportions correct. You may need to adjust the
row height and column widths
to fit your spreadsheet around your picture.
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