Suppose you’ve inserted a picture that contains a blue sky
in your Word document and would like to scatter three stars across the sky. You have
a picture of a yellow star that you use, but the star
is drawn against a red background. You could try to change the background of
the star picture to blue, but why spend time trying to match the color of the
other picture? A quicker way would be to make the red background transparent.
Follow these steps:
- Go to
Insert | Picture | From File and double-click the Star file.
the picture and then click the Text Wrapping button on the Picture
In Front Of Text from the drop-down list.
the Set Transparent Color Tool on the Picture toolbar.
anywhere in the picture’s red background.
and drag the picture to the blue background.
[Ctrl] while you click and drag the picture to insert another copy on the
step 7 for each star you want scattered across the sky.
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