How to Remove the Background of a Picture in Word

Here is a quick tip on how to Remove the Background of a Picture in Word.

All you need to do is select the picture you want to edit, under the ‘Format’ tab click on ‘Remove Background’

How to Remove the Background of a Picture in Word

Then using the size box, select the area you want to use.

How to Remove the Background of a Picture in Word

The purple area indicates what is going to be removed, using the ‘Refine’ Options you can mark which areas of the picture you want to keep or remove.

How to Remove the Background of a Picture in Word

Click off the picture to see the result, if you still need to edit it then just click back on it and click on ‘Remove Background’ again to see the options.

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