UNOFFICIAL GUIDE TO USING MICROSOFT PHOTODRAW by donovantatehe

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									UNOFFICIAL GUIDE TO
 USING MICROSOFT
   PHOTODRAW

    Character Portraits
        FIRST STEP

•Open a “Blank” document.
  –click on BLANK document
  –click “OK”

•Highlight “Default” picture.
  –click “OK”
     CHANGE TO
  “PORTRAIT” VIEW

•Go to:
  –FILE
  –PICTURE SETUP
  –In “Active Picture” Tab,
  in “Orientation” box,
  click “PORTRAIT.”
  –click “OK”
    INSERT PICTURE

Click within the blank picture
Go to:
     Insert
     Picture
     From File
     “My Pictures” folder
     Highlight your picture
     Click “OK”
     FIT PICTURE TO
         SCREEN

Go to Zoom
window and
click on “Fit All”
FORMATTING PICTURE
 •To move the whole picture, click and when
 cursor is a quadruple arrow, drag picture to
 new position.
 •Picture will either be within the inner
 box/window or it will extend past the box. Only
 picture within the inner box will be printed.
 •To change the size of your picture to fit the
 page, click on corners (double arrow) and drag
 to get correct size.
DESIGNER EFFECTS
• Go to “Designer Effects” and
  select the effect you prefer.
INSERTING TEXT

Go to:
     Insert
     Text
        At this point you can choose to format your text
artistically by using different colors and even designer text.
Remember, in order to keep your text within the size of the
picture or area, you may have to limit the number of words
per line. This isn’t as important to do when typing titles
and names.
INSERTING TEXT -
Continued
• Copy and paste representations
  from your Microsoft Word
  document onto your picture.
PRINTING

Go to:
     File
     Print
     In “General” tab, change print
           quality to “best.”
     In “Size” tab, change to “Fit to
           page.”
     Click “OK”
THINGS TO REMEMBER

Requirements for your ad:
      1. One representations for each character
              trait.
      2. Titled “My Character Portrait.”
      3. Your Name on picture.
**Remember
      Your representations should reflect who
              you are at this time in your life.
      Check your spelling & grammar.
      Make sure you are able to read your text
              (check color).

								
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