Edit an embedded graphic

Graphics, external files, & hyperlinks

You can edit an embedded image whenever necessary.

  • To edit an embedded image:

  1. Open the File object containing the embedded image. Either locate the File object or open the topic containing the graphic, then:

    • Double-click the File object or graphic


    • Right-click on the File object or graphic, and then choose Open.

  2. Switch to any of the output format tabs (Print, Help, or Web). The image is displayed in the File object's Preview pane on the right side of the window.

  3. Right-click on the graphic and choose Open, and then select the image editing program used by your computer to open the graphic for editing.

  4. Make your changes in the graphic and then save the changes.

  5. Save your changes to the File object.