Embed a Spreadsheet with an Icon

LO5 :: To be able to select and present information in the development of the solution to meet an identified need
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When you Embed an object into a document, it becomes part of the document.

Linked Objects can be updated if the source file is modified. For example, if you link and embed a spreadsheet in a document, every time you update the spreadsheet it will automatically update in the document as well.


To embed a spreadsheet in a document, click on the Insert tab in your word processor.

In the Text group click the drop-down arrow for Object and Select Object.

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In the Object dialog box, select Create from File.
Choose Browse and select the spreadsheet file that you want to embed.

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Click the option for Display as Icon.

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Click OK Word Processing to embed the spreadsheet.

An icon is inserted into your document.  This is a link to your spreadsheet file.  If you double click the icon the spreadsheet application will open for you to view and edit the spreadsheet.

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