Embed a linked web image in a text box

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Locate and copy the image link.

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Locate the image on the web that you want to embed.

Right-Click the Image (PC) or CTRL-Click (MAC) the image and copy the image URL to your computer's clipboard (CTRL-C for PC or COMMAND-C for MAC).

Position the cursor.

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Position your cursor in the text box at the point you want to embed the web linked image.

Click Insert/Edit Image icon.

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This displays the Image Properties dialog box.

Paste the URL.

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Paste the copied URL into the box marked URL. (Use CTRL-V for PC or COMMAND-V for MAC to paste.)

Modify image properties. (Optional)

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Adjust the image width and height if needed and add an alternative text for screen readers.

Set alignment. (Optional)

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Set the Alignment (left, right, or center) for the image.

Click OK

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This returns the display to the text box with the embedded linked image.

Example of centered image below text.

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This page is adapted from an equivalent Sakai Community help article.

The original Sakai Community help article, unedited, is available at https://sakai.screenstepslive.com/s/sakai_help