Overview of Hiding, Unloading, Detaching, and Erasing Images
Concept Procedure Quick Reference
 
 
 
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Hide an image you added using the Insert An Image command. Select and right-click the image frame Image Show Image.

See Hiding an Image.

Remove an image you added using the Insert An Image command from memory (unload it). At the command prompt, enter externalreferences. Right-click the image and click Unload.

See Unloading an Image.

Erase an image you added using the Insert An Image command from the map. Select the image. Click Home tabModify panelErase. At the Command prompt, enter erase.

See Erasing an Image.

Remove all instances of an image you added using the Insert An Image command from the map (detach it). Click Insert tabImage panelImage Management. At the Command prompt, enter mapimanage. Click the image and click Detach.

See Detaching an Image.