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Using a picture as a slide background is a great way to set the stage for the message you deliver to your audience.

  1. On the Insert tab, click Picture.

  2. In the Choose file to Upload box, find the picture that you want to insert and then click Open.

  3. Select the picture so your cursor turns into a four-headed arrow.

    Four headed arrow

  1. Drag the picture to the top, left corner of the slide.

Drag the picture to the upper, left corner of the slide.

  1. Click the bottom, right corner sizing handle of the picture, and drag it to the bottom right corner to cover the entire slide.

Drag the sizing handle of the picture to cover the slide

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