How to add image to shape in Word

This tutorial provides step by step instruction for adding an image to a shape in a document in Word 2016, 2013 and Word 2010

Step 1: Launch Word and navigate to Insert menu.

Step 2: Click the Shapes option under Illustrations section in Insert menu.


Step 3: Select a rounded rectangle (it can be any shape) and draw the shape in the Word document.


Step 4: Now select and right click on the image and pick Format Shape from the menu list.


Step 5: In the Format Picture window, select Picture or texture fill option.


Step 6: Navigate to Insert from option and click the File button.

Step 7: Using the Insert Picture window, select the picture of your choice.


Step 8: Now the select image will be inserted in to the shape.

In Category: Word 2010, Word 2013, Word 2016

Ravi Shankar

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