Adding and editing images

General

Add images to your canvas from the Spanapp on your tablet, your PC's Chrome™ or Safari® browser or while working at the wall. The software supports .jpeg, .jpg and .png files.

Adding an image

From your device
1. Select Image
 from the toolbar
2. Select the image(s) you wish to upload. You can select multiple image files by holding the Crtl key.The image(s) will automatically be added to your tray. The items in your tray are visible only to you. You can also drag and drop the image from the folder directly onto the canvas. 
3. Add ink to your image or use the menu on the top left corner to Duplicate or Delete your image.
4. Drag and drop your image onto the canvas to make it visible to all of the canvas participants.


On the wall
While working on the wall, add images to the canvas by dragging and dropping image files, by copying and pasting them or by capturing them as a screenshot.
Drag and drop
1. Tap the applications icon on the far right of the canvas menu bar to get access to your files and applications
2. Open your files and drag and drop the image you wish to add onto your canvas


Copy and paste
1. Tap the applications icon on the far right of the canvas menu bar to get access to your files and applications
2. Copy an image from your files, from your Internet browser or from any other application that allows copying and pasting
3. Press and hold the canvas to bring up the menu and select Paste



Edit an image
You can edit an image from your device or while working at the wall  

Open the editing box to add ink or rotate the image
- Double tap the image to open the editing box or select Start inking from the three-dot menu.
- Use the ink and eraser to add and edit drawings and notations
- Use the arrow to rotate the image clockwise


Duplicate or delete the image
- Select Duplicate from the image menu on the top-right corner to create a copy the image. If the image is in your tray, it will create a duplicate in your tray. If the image is on the canvas, it will create a duplicate directly on the canvas.


- Select Delete from the image menu on the top-right corner to remove the image from your tray or the canvas


Resize the image
From your device: Tap on the image and use the corner to drag it to the desired size
On the wall: Images on the wall can be resized using gesture the same way you would zoom in or out on an image on a touch screen. 



Pin the image to the canvas
- Select Pin from the image menu on the top-right corner to attach the image to the canvas background and prevent it from being moved
- To undo pinning, open the menu again and select Unpin





Last updated: November 15, 2016

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