Microsoft Office App - Combine Images to Make a PDF

This document provides an overview of how to combine images and make them a PDF using the Microsoft Office App.

  1. Download the Microsoft Office App.
    Download for Android
  2. Download for iOS

Instructions for iOS

  1. Make sure you are signed in with your SIUE account
    Tap the icon or image in the upper left corner of the screen. If this is a personal Microsoft account, sign out and sign in with your SIUE email and password.

    check for SIUE account

  2. Click the plus icon to choose a tool.

    plus icon

  3. Choose the Lens tool.

    lens tool

  4. Line up your document in the red lines. Make sure you're in good lighting and avoid shadows if possible.
  5. Tap the red circle to take the image.

    line up in red box

  6. Tap Done to move to the next step or tap Add New to take more images.

    done button

  7. To begin the process of creating the PDF, tap Actions in the bottom right.
  8. Scroll if necessary and select Pictures to PDF.

    actions

  9. Select the images in the correct order and tap the arrow in the bottom right corner.

    select images

  10. Tap done or add more images.

    done

  11. Optionally, you can choose to add filters to the file which may make it clearer. The BW1 option can clear up handwritten items.

    filter

  12. Tap the Upload icon when you are ready to save it to OneDrive.

    upload icon

  13. Name the file and ensure you are saving it to your SIUE OneDrive account.

    name

  14. Scroll if necessary and tap the Upload button. Optionally, you can tap the Send a Copy link and email or message the file.

    upload button

  15. In your Blackboard assignment, click the Browse Cloud Storage button. Click the OneDrive for Business option.

    browse cloud storage

  16. Find your file, select it, and click Select.

    select
  17. The file will now appear as an attachment. Click Submit to submit the assignment.

    submit

  Instructions for Android

  1. Make sure you are signed in with your SIUE account. You may have to tap the screen the first time you use it.

    Lens app

  2. Click the plus icon to choose a tool.

    Click Plus icon


  3. Choose the Lens tool.

    Click Lens


  4. Line up your document in the red lines. Make sure you're in good lighting and avoid shadows if possible. Tap the circle to take the image.

    Align document


  5. Tap Done to move to the next step or tap Add New to take more images.

    Add more or click done

  6. To begin the process of creating the PDF, tap Actions in the bottom right.

    click actions


  7. Click Scan to PDF.

    scan to PDF

  8. Select the images in the correct order and tap the arrow in the bottom right corner.

    select images

  9. Tap done or add more images

    click done

  10. Tap the Share icon when you are ready to save it to OneDrive. Then click the OneDrive icon.

    add to one drive

  11. Once you have navigated to the folder, click the Check Mark Icon to save.

    click check mark

  12. In your Blackboard assignment, click the Browse Cloud Storage button. Click the OneDrive for Business option.


    Upload to Blackboard


  13. Select the file and click Select.

    Select file

  14. Click Submit at the bottom of the window.

    submit




Keywords:blackboard, black board, bb, office, lens, app, images, PDF, office app   Doc ID:100115
Owner:Jennifer A.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2020-04-06 11:58 CDTUpdated:2020-09-15 17:23 CDT
Sites:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
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