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>I know someone out there knows the answer to this...
>I have a document probably written in '97 and saved in 6.0/'95. It has
>3 screen prints in it. I don't know how these were originally created
>When I click on screen print "a", the selection marks around the outside
>are white rectangles, my cursor changes to a four-pointed arrow, and I
>can move "a" around.
This sounds like you have a frame around the picture or text(it can be used
with both). The frame is anchored to a particular paragraph and can be
>When I click on "b" or "c", the selection marks are black rectangles, my
>cursor doesn't change, and I don't seem to be able to reposition them.
The black line means that the graphic was inserted without a frame
surrounding it. You can insert a frame around the art by clicking the art,
going to insert, and then choosing the frame option.
>Could anyone tell me what the difference is between these two graphic
>objects? Word certainly sees a difference, even though it is not
>apparent to me. How can I reposition the second type?
Once you have the frame in you should be able to reposition the art much
easier (tho I find myself cussing a lot at times, anyone got some good tips
for using frames?)
>What should I be telling the programmers about inserting screen prints?
>(These are documents written by the programmers for themselves -- I'm
>only doing some "clean-up" and putting together some standards and ideas
It seems that if you want to be able to move the pictures around, you need
to be using the frame command on the insert menu.