How to insert picture in Word document?

Word offers the possibility of inserting all kinds of graphic elements to enhance your text files. The software allows in particular the insertion of images in the following formats: JPEG, PNG, BMP, FPX, GIF, PDF, PSD, TGA, TIFF, etc ...

This tutorial shows you two ways to easily add images to your documents in Word.

How to insert picture in Word with insert function

  1. In Word, make sure the ribbon is visible. If not, press the keys at the same time. Ctrl + F1 (or Alt + Cmd + R on macOS) to display it.

  2. On the Home tab> Insert, click Image. On newer versions of Word, on the Insert tab, click Picture.

  3. Click on Image from file.

  4. Select the image to insert then click on Insert.

  5. The image now appears in your Word document.

How to insert picture in Word by drag & drop

  1. Open the Word document in which you want to insert the image. Also open the Finder folder where is the latter.

  2. Make a drag & drop from the image to the Word document in the exact location where you want to place it.

Once inserted into Word, your image can be easily moved (by drag & drop) or resized (by clicking on it then by moving the resizing limits).

To download :
Microsoft Word for Windows 10 | Microsoft Word for MacOS
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