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I was hoping someone could tell me how to save a Microsoft Office Excel document to the Microsoft Office Word document format?

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You know they're completely different document types right? – random Jul 7 '11 at 3:40
Do you mean how to embed it? – KCotreau Jul 7 '11 at 3:42

What you need to do is cut/copy-and-paste each page from the Excel workbook into the Word document, and then save it in Word.

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No need for cut-and-paste , copy-and-paste will also work – Wishwas Jun 12 '15 at 5:41
@Wishwas, thanks for bringing that to my attention, edited. – Lance Roberts Jun 12 '15 at 14:58

Wikihow has a complete tutorial how to do this, using two methods.

How to Convert Excel to Word

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I hope there is a better way than this but I think this trumps copy and paste. Save it as a PDF then save the pdf as word. still hoping for a better solution but it seems microsoft didn't consider switching among its own formats

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The trouble with that would be that you lose formulas and relationships between cells, which are one of the main purposes of a spreadsheet. – cpast Jan 19 '13 at 16:26

A possible way word and select INSERT...then SELECT for excel document.

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This is just embedding, not saving as... – AthomSfere Jun 17 '13 at 19:53

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