What is the preferred way to insert graphics/images into a Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation?
When using Microsoft PowerPoint, there are several ways to add a graphic/image to your Microsoft PowerPoint slide
- Copy & Paste
- Insert Image (Preferred)
Graphics/Images that are added to a Microsoft PowerPoint Slide through the Copy & Paste function may cause problems with image compression, clarity, and image file size. Images that are Inserted into a Microsoft PowerPoint Slide are optimized properly and will also be successfully presented when switching from a Mac to Windows and vice-versa.
To Insert a Graphic/Image to a Microsoft PowerPoint Slide –
- Click the Insert tab from the ribbon
- Click on Picture
- Click on Picture From File…
- Browse to where your graphics/images are stored and click on them in the file browser to select them
- Click the Insert button