, Add an image Keep your whiteboard engaging by adding images to help inspire you. Search for a royalty-free image in the Unsplash library, upload one of your own, or even draw one yourself using the sketch tool! The sketch tool doesn’t limit you to just drawing freehand; combine virtual paint strokes with shapes, text, images, and background color in one self-contained image.



Supported image types are JPG, PNG, and GIF. PDF documents can be added to the whiteboard as attachments.


How to add an Unsplash royalty-free image to a whiteboard


1. Click on the image icon in the whiteboard toolbar 



2. This will open up your different options for adding an image.


 

3. Type in what kind of image you are looking for in "Search royalty-free images".



4. This will bring up images that are associated with the keywords you have searched for.



5. Choose which image you want to use, then click and drag it onto the canvas.



How to add a sketch image to a whiteboard


1. Click on the image icon in the whiteboard toolbar. 


2. This will open up your different options for adding an image.



3. Click on the sketch



4. This will open up the sketch tool, where you can use shapes, the draw tool, and text to create your own image.



5. For more information on using sketch click here.



6. Once you have finished your sketch click "Save and exit".



7. The image will now show in the image list. 



8. Drag and drop the image onto the whiteboard canvas.


How to upload an image to a whiteboard


1. Click on the image icon in the whiteboard toolbar. 


2. This will open up your different options for adding an image.


3. Click on "Upload image".



4. You will now be able to browse your device for the image you want to use.


Supported image types are JPG, PNG, and GIF. PDF documents can be added to the whiteboard as attachments.



5. Once selected your image will be added to the image panel.



6. Click and drag it on to the whiteboard canvas.



Create a collection of images


If you would like to add a group of images together, there is the option to create a collection.


1. Create different images that you would like to group together.



2. Drag an image on top of another image. This will create a new collection.



3. You can continue to drag and drop images into the collection.



4. To re-name the collection, double-click on "New collection", then type the name.


5. Remove images from the collection by dragging and dropping them out of the collection.




FAQ


How do I make the image bigger or smaller?



In the bottom right corner of the image, click and hold over the small diagonal arrows.

  • Drag up to decrease the length of the image
  • Drag down to increase the length of the image
  • Drag to the left to decrease the width
  • Drag right to increase the width. 


How do I delete images or a collection of images?


Either click on the image or collection, click on the 3 dot menu that appears, and click "delete"


or


Click on the image to select it and hit delete or backspace on your keyboard.




WARNING- Deletion is permanent and cannot be undone. Deleting a collection of images will delete all the images in that collection. 


How do I lock an image or a collection of images from being edited or moved?


Click on the image or collection, then click on the 3 dot menu.


Click on "lock item"


To unlock the image or collection, click on "unlock item"


Can I draw on an image?


Yes, click on the 3-dot menu and click on "sketch".



This will open the image in the sketch. You can add shapes and draw over the image.



Save and exit to modify the image, this will add a duplicate of the image with your sketch.