Replace image on the Picture slide

To replace the large picture on a Picture and Caption slide:

  • Remove the existing picture and by selecting it and pressing the Delete key. An empty Picture Placeholder box will appear in its place.
  • Click the icon in the centre of the Placeholder box.

    Replace picture slide image in PowerPoint 1

    Icon in the centre of the Picture Placeholder box (click to expand)

  • Navigate to the new image and click the Insert button.

    Replace picture slide image in PowerPoint 2

    Choose a new image to insert (click to expand)

The new image is automatically scaled to best fit the Placeholder box.

Replace picture slide image in PowerPoint 3

Newly-inserted image, automatically scaled to fit the box (click to expand)