Create Custom Shaped Picture Placeholders in PowerPoint 2016 for Windows

Created: Friday, March 25, 2016, posted by Geetesh Bajaj at 3:45 am



Do you want your pictures to be contained within shapes that look like frames? Or maybe you want to use silhouette style placeholders for your pictures? Yes, this is possible! In fact, look at Figure 1, below — these custom picture placeholders were created within PowerPoint 2016, and we used nothing that’s not part of the program. Yes, this process is a little involved — but we’ll hold your hand if you promise to follow all our steps in sequence!

Learn how to create custom shaped Picture placeholders in PowerPoint 2016.

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