HOW TO INSERT WORD ART,OBJECT OR SYMBOL ?

INTRODUCTION

“WORDART” IS DECORATIVE TEXT WHICH GIVES US THE FLEXIBILITY TO CREATE ATTRACTIVE GRAPHICS IN EXCEL. DIFFERENT STYLES, FONTS, SHADOWS AND MANY OTHER PARAMETERS CAN BE CHOSEN AS PER THE CHOICE.

Wordart simply gives us the option of making awesome looking reports with the use of super quality graphics and countless options of editing the shapes and colors.

BUTTON LOCATION FOR INSERTION OF WORD ART IN EXCEL

The word art option is located under the INSERT TAB and in the TEXT SECTION. The location is shown in the picture below.

FIND WORDART OPTION UNDER THE INSERT TAB > TEXT SECTION


STEPS TO INSERT WORDART IN EXCEL

FOLLOW THE STEPS TO INSERT WORDART IN YOUR SHEET :

  • Click WORDART button.
  • A text box with sample text will open.
  • Edit text as per requirement.
  • Set font, text , style for the text.
  • The following animation shows the process.
ANIMATED EXAMPLE FOR INSERTING WORDART

The animation above shows how to insert a wordart.

The text can be changed. The background style and the text styles can be changed from the options available.


HOW TO INSERT OBJECTS IN EXCEL?

It enables us to enter or use different kind of objects into our sheet. It can be a bitmap image, any word file, any pdf file etc.



BUTTON LOCATION FOR INSERTION OF OBJECTS IN EXCEL

The option for the insertion of objects is located under the INSERT TAB at the extreme right.

BUTTON LOCATION TO EMBED OBJECT IN EXCEL


BUTTON LOCATION FOR INSERTING OBJECTS EXCEL 2007


STEPS TO INSERT OBJECTS

Click the button and the dialog box will open as in the picture.

Choose any kind of object as you like and edit its properties.

CHOOSE THE OBJECT TYPE

Choose the location of the destination file or make a new one. Lets put a WORD FILE OBJECT.

WORD FILE OBJECT EXAMPLE

HOW TO INSERT SYMBOLS OR SPECIAL CHARACTERS IN EXCEL?

It enables us to insert special characters or symbols into our reports. Special characters are needed many times.

A few special characters are available in the keyboard itself but not all are present. This comes in handy when we need some.

Different kind of symbols which are not present in the keyboard can be inserted by using this option. Many scientific and non scientific symbols are present and can be found here.

BUTTON LOCATION FOR INSERTION OF SYMBOLS AND SPECIAL CHARACTERS IN EXCEL



Many special characters can be inserted from the option present under the symbol button only. It is present under the INSERT TAB>SYMBOL as shown in the symbols.

BUTTON LOCATION FOR INSERTING OBJECTS IN EXECL 2016,2019

Many special characters can be inserted from the option present under the symbol button only. It is present under the INSERT TAB>SYMBOL as shown in the symbols.

SYMBOL DIALOG BOX

Click on the next tab to symbol and choose any special character you want to insert.

SPECIAL CHARACTERS IN EXCEL