Skip to content

Premium Stock Images now in Office for Apple devices

Good news iOS users, if you’re a Microsoft 365 subscriber, you now have access the premium content library. Take your Word, Excel, and PowerPoint creations to the next level with thousands of royalty-free images, icons, stickers, and illustrations. 

Here’s how it works

Tap Insert | Pictures | Stock Images on your iOS device, then choose the visuals that you wish to add, and select insert.  

Here’s what you’ll find in the premium content library: 


A variety of stock images, which are grouped into certain themes and popular search suggestions to add inspiration. Such as Sport, Sea, Scenic etc. Simply insert some images into your Word Document for added oomph, and better yet, it’s royalty free.  

Source: Microsoft


Icons are grouped into similar categories such as Commerce, Nature and Holidays. Why not insert some icons into your Excel spreadsheet to jazz up your creation? You’ll be happy to know that Microsoft have also recently doubled the size of the Icons library, including a new monoline style.   

Source: Microsoft

Cutout people

A quirky addition to your creations, if you wish to stick with using the same person, images are grouped together via name such as Marci and Shreya.  

Source: Microsoft


Add some flare to your work or email with different themed stickers, selections include, Cat, Dude and ‘Mr Feels’, a heart shaped themed sticker.  

Source: Microsoft


Illustrations can be a great addition to your PowerPoint presentation. Many are themed well together, so can be easily used collectively to create an effective look.  

Source: Microsoft

300 more Icons in Office, but which ones and where?
Illustrations, new graphics in Microsoft 365 Windows and Mac

About this author