Inserting Media Objects

When inserting media objects Office XP lets you do several things. Learn what they are in this free lesson.

Inserting images from a scanner or camera

You may have a scanner or digital camera at your home or office. You can use either to insert images into your files.

To insert a scanned image:
  • Place the insertion point where you want the picture to be located.
  • Choose InsertPictureFrom Scanner or Camera.
  • Under Device, select the device you want to use.
  • If the device is a scanner, choose Web Quality or Print Quality.
  • Click Insert to scan your picture.
  • If the device is a camera or you want to customize settings before you scan the picture, click Custom Insert.
  • Follow the directions included with your scanner or camera.