Inside the brain of a Geek: Crop Pictures to Shape in Word

I’m always looking for ways to add a little more visual interest to my newsletter.  I poked around in Word and found “Crop to Shape”. I had never used it before and had fun learning and playing. Today I’m going to show you how I used crop to shape created the pictures below. My example is a picture of Duke our Customer Relations Vice President hard at work.



First insert the picture. Select the Insert tab – Picture


Select the picture then click Insert.

Select the picture then click on the Format tab. Select CropCrop to Shape.  Pick a shape

Finished picture is below.

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