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Insert Object

▪ Insert Object inserts an embedded object, such as a document file, in the current notebook. (Microsoft Windows only.)
Create New
Inserts a new object that you can create.
Object Type

Click the type of information you want to insert. Some common object types
include documents, bitmaps, and spreadsheets.

Create from File
Inserts an existing object.

Type the name of the file you want to insert as an embedded object, or click
the Browse button to locate additional files.


Opens the Browse dialog box, where you can locate the file that you want to


Creates a link to the selected file rather than embedding it.

Display As Icon
Displays the embedded object as an icon.
Change Icon

Changes the icon that represents an embedded object. This button appears only
if you click the Display As Icon check box.

Describes the result of the selected options.