How do I Create a Background Graphic?

Creating a background for the model. Useful in illustrating your model.

Suggested Technique

  1. From the Insert menu select Picture.
  2. Locate and select a file form the Insert Graphic dialog. Only use WMF or EMF files for background graphics.
  3. Move and size the shape as needed.
    • Creating a layer for the background graphic is advisable so that model graphics can edited without interference from the background graphic. The layer to the right will be on top during the simulation.
Creating a Background Graphic

To add, rename or change the order of layers, right-mouse click on existing layer in the lower left corner of the screen.

Creating a Background Graphic
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