Adding Graphics in Excel 2010


Graphic Objects in MS Excel

MS Excel supports various types of graphic objects like Shapes gallery, SmartArt, Text Box, and WordArt available on the Insert tab of the Ribbon.Graphics are available in the Insert Tab.See below screenshot for vaious avilable grphics in MS Excel 2010.

Various Graphics in MS Excel

Insert Shape

  • Choose Insert Tab » Shapes dropdown

  • Select the shape you want to insert. Click on shape to insert it.

  • To edit the inserted shape just drag the shape with the mouse. Shape will adjust the shape.

Inserting Shape

Insert Smart Art

  • Choose Insert Tab » SmartArt

  • Clicking SmartArt will open the SmartArt dialogue as below screen-shot.Choose from the list of available smartArts

  • Click on SmartArt to Insert it in the worksheet

  • Edit the SmartArt as per your need

Inserting SmartArt

Insert Clip Art

  • Choose Insert Tab » Clip Art

  • Clicking Clip Art will open the search box as below screen-shot.Choose from the list of available Clip Arts

  • Click on Clip Art to Insert it in the worksheet

Inserting Clip Art

Insert Word Art

  • Choose Insert Tab » WordArt

  • Select the style of WordArt which you like and click it to enter a text in it.

Inserting Word Art