Using SmartArt Graphics

Using SmartArt in Word documents lets you communicate with graphics in Word documents instead of only using text.

SmartArt graphics

To insert a SmartArt illustration:

SmartArt Command
SmartArt Dialog Box

To see more details about a graphic, left-click any image, and a larger version of the graphic and additional text details will appear on the right side of the dialog box.

To add text to a SmartArt graphic:

SmartArt Graphic


Notice that the text you enter automatically resizes to fit inside the box.

To add a shape to a graphic: