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Sketch Picture in Drawings

You can insert pictures (files of type .bmp, .gif, .jpg, .jpeg, .tif, and .wmf) into a drawing as in a sketch.

To insert a picture into a drawing:

  1. Click Sketch Picture (Sketch toolbar) or Insert, Picture.

  2. In the Open dialog box, browse to an image file, then click Open.

  3. Select options in the Sketch Picture PropertyManager, then click .

Images are inserted with their (0,0) coordinates at the (0,0) position in the drawing (lower left corner).

  • You can drag and resize images in the graphics area.

  • You can control position, size, rotation, and transparency of images in the Sketch Picture PropertyManager.

  • To open the PropertyManager and enable dragging, double-click the image.

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