Insert Tab Commands

The Insert tab contains commands to create text, polygons, polylines, or symbols, insert OLE objects, inset zoom, and images, and reshape or edit objects. None of the Insert tab commands is available for the worksheet and grid documents.

Text Creates a new text block
Polyline Creates a new polyline
Polygon Creates a new polygon
Symbol Creates a new symbol
Spline Polyline Creates a new spline polyline
Spline Polygon Creates a new spline polygon
Rectangle Creates a new rectangle or square
Rounded Rectangle Creates a new rectangle or square with rounded corners
Ellipse Creates a new ellipse or circle
Reshape Moves, adds, or deletes points in the selected polygon, polyline, spline polygon, or spline polyline
Group Combines the selected objects into a single group object
Ungroup Breaks a group object into multiple objects
Edit Group / Stop Editing Group Enters/exits edit group mode, where objects in the group can be added, removed, or edited
Assign Coordinates Assign coordinates to a bitmap or picture
Digitize Digitize data from the bitmap, picture, or from a plot
Inset Zoom Creates a magnified inset of a portion of the page
OLE Object Inserts an OLE object
Add Graphic Imports a graphic into the plot

See Also

Grapher User Interface


Quick Access Toolbar

File Menu Commands

Home Tab Commands

Layout Tab Commands

View Tab Commands

Automation Tab Commands

Graph Tools Tab Commands

Data Tools Tab Commands

Grid Tools Tab Commands