General Tools: Insert

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The Insert toolbar contains elements that can be inserted into a document.

These elements are divided into the following categories.

Pages

Command

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Description

Page Break

icon-toolbar-insert-page

icon-small-toolbar-insert-page

Inserts a page break into a carriage position.

A page break cannot occur within tables, lists, as well as document headers and footers.

Tables

Command

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Description

Table

icon-toolbar-insert-table

icon-small-toolbar-insert-table

Inserts a table with a specified number of rows and columns into a carriage position.

To customize the table layout, use the commands available in the Table Tools: Design and Table Tools: Layout tabs.

Illustrations

Command Large Icon Small Icon Description
Inline Picture icon-toolbar-insert-inline-picture icon-small-toolbar-insert-inline-picture Inserts an inline picture into a carriage position. In a document, the inline picture behaves like an ordinary text symbol.
Picture icon-toolbar-insert-picture icon-small-toolbar-insert-picture Inserts a picture into a document. You can adjust the picture's outline, wrap text, position, and order using commands from the Picture Tools: Format tab.

Toolbox

Command

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Description

Bar Code

icon-toolbar-insert-bar-code

icon-small-toolbar-insert-bar-code

Inserts a bar code into a carriage position.

After adding a bar code, specify its symbology, data binding and other options using the Properties command in the Data Tools: Field tab.

Check Box

icon-toolbar-insert-check-box

icon-small-toolbar-insert-check-box

Inserts a check box into a carriage position (e.g., to display Boolean values from a data source).

To customize the check box state or bind it to external data, use the Properties command in the Data Tools: Field tab.

Chart

icon-toolbar-insert-chart

icon-small-toolbar-insert-chart

Inserts a chart into a carriage position.

Sparkline

icon-ribbon-toolbox-sparkline

icon-ribbon-toolbox-sparkline-small

Inserts a sparkline into a carriage position.

Row Index

icon-ribbon-toolbox-row-index

icon-ribbon-toolbox-row-index-small

Inserts a row index into a carriage position.

Command

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Description

Bookmark

icon-toolbar-insert-bookmark

icon-small-toolbar-insert-bookmark

Invokes the Bookmark dialog to add a new bookmark into a carriage position, or navigate to an existing bookmark.

snap-dialog-bookmark-insert

Hyperlink

icon-toolbar-insert-hyperlink

icon-small-toolbar-insert-hyperlink

Invokes the Insert Hyperlink dialog to create a hyperlink and specify its text, screen tip and destination.

A hyperlink's destination may be a web page, file, or specific position within a document.

snap-dialog-insert-hyperlink

Header & Footer

Command

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Description

Header

icon-toolbar-insert-header

icon-small-toolbar-insert-header

Allows editing the page header. In a published document, the content added to the header will appear at the top of each page.

To quickly switch to this mode, double-click the page header area.

To quit the page header editing, press ESC, double click the document area, or click Close Header and Footer on the Header & Footer tab.

To make the first page header display unique content, or make odd- and even-numbered pages carry different headers, use the options available on the Header and Footer Tools: Design tab.

Footer

icon-toolbar-insert-footer

icon-small-toolbar-insert-footer

Activates the page footer edit mode. In a published document, the content added to the footer will appear at the bottom of each page.

To quickly switch to this mode, double-click the page footer area.

To quit the page footer editing, press ESC, double click the document area, or click Close Header and Footer on the Header & Footer tab.

To make the first page footer display unique content, or make odd- and even-numbered pages carry different footers, use the options available on the Header and Footer Tools: Design tab.

Page Number

icon-toolbar-insert-page-number

icon-small-toolbar-insert-page-number

Inserts the number of the current page into a carriage position.

The page statistics can only be added to a page header or footer.

Page Count

icon-toolbar-insert-page-count

icon-small-toolbar-insert-page-count

Inserts the total page count into a carriage position.

The page statistics can only be added to a page header or footer.

Text

Command

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Description

Text Box

icon-toolbar-insert-text-box

icon-small-toolbar-insert-text-box

Inserts a text box into a document.

A text box is a floating container that is capable of displaying virtually any kind of content (including the most elaborate lists), posing no restrictions as to its size and location within a document.

Symbols

Command

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Description

Symbol

icon-toolbar-insert-symbol

icon-small-toolbar-insert-symbol

Invokes the Symbol dialog, to insert characters that are not available on the keyboard.

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