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
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.
In the Object dialog box, select Create from File.
Choose Browse and select the spreadsheet file that you want to embed.
Click the option for Display as Icon.
Click OK 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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