Add an Image-Only Annotation

Add an Image

You can add an image-only annotation. Either paste an image in an image annotation or insert an image from an image file into the image annotation.

To copy an image from the clipboard into an image annotation:

  1. Copy an image from an HTML page or other document.

  2. In the Simulink® Editor palette, drag the Image icon into the model.

  3. Right-click the annotation and select Paste Image.

To insert an image from an image file into an image annotation:

  1. In the Simulink Editor palette, drag the Image icon into the model.

  2. Right-click the image annotation and select Insert Image.

  3. Select the image file to insert.

Change the Appearance of an Image

To resize an image:

  • To preserve the height and width aspect ratio, press Shift and drag a corner of the annotation.

  • To change the height and width aspect ratio, grab a corner of the annotation and drag the cursor.

To reset the image annotation to the size of the image that you initially inserted, right-click the image annotation and select Reset Image Size.

To add a drop shadow to the image annotation:

  1. Right-click the image annotation and select Properties.

  2. In the Image Properties dialog box, select Drop Shadow.

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