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Single column diagrams in double column pages

I was writing a conference paper, and I wanted to know how to insert single column large images in middle of double column text. Copy pasting the image in the middle really messes up the data and ...
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How do I use an image content control without getting a corrupt document?

I'm trying to create a Word dotx template wherein I put a logo in a content control. When I change the wrapping from in line to square and save and close the template, I get a corrupt document error ...
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Word - Extract picture 'alt text - description'

I have a word document with 500+ embedded images. For each image in the document, I want to get the 'Description' from the 'Alt text' section of the image (when you right click on an ...
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MS Word resize the image relative to the size of the window

I would like to know if MS Word has a capability of resizing images relative to the window size i.e. when the window of the ms word is small the images will be small too (like thumbnails) and when the ...
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63 views

MS Word - Export image with overlayed text boxes as image

I am trying to export an image with overlayed texboxes, arrows and shapes as a single image with a dpi of >300. At the moment I am exporting as a pdf and copying the image to Paint.NET. However, the ...
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Updating linked images in Word 2013 distorts the image

I'm running Word 2013 and have documents with linked images. In previous versions of Word (2003 and earlier), if I updated linked images with new images, the image would be properly updated in my ...
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How to transform a Word document with images grouped in a Word document with flatten images, without doing steps for each group of images?

I need to upload documents in Confluence. My problem is that Conflence charge properly only flatten images, while having problems with the images grouped together. My documents are in Word and ...
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How to lock an image in Microsoft Word 2007

I have a picture and I want to fix and lock its position in MS Word 2007. I have done this: Select the picture. On the Format menu, click Picture, and then click the Layout tab. Click the ...
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1answer
60 views

How to make a fake DOC file containing only images

I want to convert a PDF file to a DOC/DOCX file. I do not want the fomatting of file be affected in this conversion. Is there any tool to put every page in the pdf file as image in a DOC file. So when ...
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108 views

Images / Photos and text boxes jump to top of page

Images / Photos, text boxes and text boxes with images embedded in them jump to top of page in some cases and not others. "Control + arrow keys" have no effect. It is even difficult to drag None of ...
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1answer
471 views

Break link to picture programatically in MS Word 2010

I have a Word document with pictures that are linked. I want to embed them to the word document, but I do not want to do it manually. Manually going to: File --> edit links to files --> selecting and ...
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1answer
973 views

Strange, extra lines in images in .pdf saved with MS Word (happens with images from R and possibly other images)

I used MS Word 2010 to save a document as a .pdf file, and some of the images have strange, extra lines on them. This happens whether the source document is a .doc file or a .docx file: Can anyone ...
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use relative image path in word 2013

I created some large word documents containing a lot of images. Now when I move those documents and Images to some other computer (zipping them up or syncing via SkyDrive) the Images are not linked ...
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1answer
52 views

Dragging image file appears on incorrect line

I have MS Word 2007, every time I drag an Image from a folder (lets say a .PNG file) into my Word Document the Image will always appear on the line the cursor was when I left Word, not where I dragged ...
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104 views

Embed PNG images in PDF file without bloat [duplicate]

I'd like to save a document as PDF without any loss in picture quality, with sensible file size. PNG images were imported to the Microsoft Word document. The advantage of PNG format is lossless ...
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102 views

Picture gets distorted when updating linked picture if the external picture size has changed. (Word 2013)

When I update a picture using "Edit Links To Files", and the size of the source picture has changed, Word 2013 distorts the aspect ratio so that the updated picture looks squished (i.e., it still uses ...
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1answer
1k views

How to achieve Word 2007's “Picture Shape” functionality in Word 2010?

Word 2007 has a very nice feature. When you insert a picture to a document, on the Format tab there is a button labeled "Picture Shape". Pressing it yields a menu of all the standard Word drawing ...
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1answer
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Adding Images side-by-side

I have three images of unequal size. I want to add them side by side horizontally in MS Word 2007/2010. Currently when I manually add them through Insert -> Picture then they are added without ...
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2answers
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Embeding along with editable image in Word Document 2007

I got stuck in a Word document file where I have to embed a picture. I want that picture to be browsable, which means, if a user wants to change the image, he/she should be able to change the picture ...
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1answer
441 views

Word 2007 issue - pasting images shows just the bottom few pixels of image

I'm running MS Office 2007 on Windows 8. I used MS Office 2003 on Windows 7 before this and never encountered this problem. Note that this is a clean install of Office 2007, not an upgrade. Two ...
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0answers
114 views

Automation of inserting images into a Microsoft Word document

I have a couple of gif in a folder as (1.GIF, 2.GIF etc). How do I automate the process of inserting the images into a Microsoft Word document one image per page?
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0answers
299 views

Fitting images to document's margins in a docx file

I've got a docx file with many figures, all do not fit the margins of the document. I can manually adjust the sizes of the figures in the file, but would love to have some way to automate this ...
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3answers
2k views

how can I convert all my word equations into images?

I have a file full of equations (inline and not), written in Microsoft Word 2007 and saved as a "Word Document" (.docx). I want to convert them all to images. So far, the only way that I have is to ...
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2answers
944 views

Image Caption Messes Up Word Wrapping Around Picture

I am using MS Word 2010 and insert a picture and have it wrap around text using the "tight" wrap. The word formatting next to the picture looks fine until I insert a caption, once I do this the last ...
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57 views

setting specific 'window' constraints into a word document for images

I want to enable users to simply drop any image they want into a template in Word and not require them to crop or re-size anything. If the image is larger, those areas that fall outside of my ...
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1answer
713 views

How does one reposition a background custom watermark image in Microsoft Word 2013?

I have added a background image as a custom watermark to a Microsoft Word document by opening Watermark in the Page Background group under the DESIGN tab and Selecting Custom Watermark…. But having ...
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1answer
820 views

Drag and drop images into word not working

Using MS Word 2000, I'm no longer able to drag and drop images into MS word from the local filesystem (or from images on the web). We recently reinstalled XP and SP3, so I'm not sure if this is a ...
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2answers
764 views

Determine file size of image embedded in a Word document

My father called me up with an issue he needed help with. He had edited a Word document he received and found out he was unable to mail it, as it was extremely large. The number of pages was low, ...
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336 views

Get images and sizes from a Word 2010 doc, resize, and replace

This is not about Word's internal Compress Images feature. That feature is extremely limited and does not do what I need. Here is the manual version of what I need: go to an image in my Word ...
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1answer
240 views

Linked images not found when moving a folder containing both the Word file and the images

I have a folder with a Word (2003, opened in compatibility mode in 2010) file. All the images in this file are linked and reside in the same folder. When I move this folder to a different computer all ...
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1answer
426 views

Identifying .doc/.docx files that contain images

I'm moving my notes to evernote. To this end I need to convert .doc/.docx files to rtf. The reason for this is that I have a script to import rtf into evernote. However, some of my .doc/.docx files ...
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1answer
1k views

How to Apply a general Size to pictures in Microsoft Word 2007

Is it possible to apply a specific size to all the images in a microsoft Word 2007, while it's being edited. If so how can this be done. Thanks
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How can I add a full background to an A4-sized Word document?

I'm trying to add a background to an A4-sized Word document. What is the correct background image size (in terms of resolution) to put into an A4 document? I tried Watermark, Fill effects, and ...
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1answer
141 views

How to print out a sheet of images from a folder of images

I have a folder full of individual JPEG images on Mac OS X. I want to print it out on a sheet, so that they are side to side. I also have Microsoft Word 2004, if that helps.
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1answer
2k views

Word files to PDF w/o losing image quality

I will admit I am a total noob when it comes to this. I have a Word 2010 file that has images and when I do either Save As PDF or print using a PDFCreator, I always get images with jagged diagonal ...
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1answer
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Word: Resize Image by Percent - Macro

I routinely paste many screen captures into Microsoft Word 2007 and then have to manually resize them to around 75%, which becomes very tedious. The screen captures are all different sizes. I've ...
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2answers
3k views

Can I export a PNG image from Word? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Copy Image Out Of Microsoft Word Someone sent me a doc file with a picture in it. Probably it is a png. I want to save the picture in order to paste it to other ...
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1k views

How to properly work with images in Word?

I'm currently writing a larger document in Word again and images (especially with captions) pose a few problems. So far I have enumerated the following options and drawbacks: Insert images in their ...
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2answers
547 views

Conditional Images in mail merge

A previous answer suggested here leads me to the conclusion I can merge images, but without control of the datasource how can I make the image different based upon a field condition? For instance if ...
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1answer
636 views

Do big images in ms word documents slow down windows explorer text search?

Do big images (1-2 mb) in ms word documents slow down windows explorer text search? Let just pretend i have a folder with 1000 ms word documents and each of them has 2-8 images each 1-2 mb big. Now i ...
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How to ALWAYS link an image in MS Word 2010 instead of embedding it?

I want to only link, not embed, pictures in my Word document. Yet I got a lot of images to insert! And I want to spare me the additional click into the dropdown menu one and for all, so the question ...
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1answer
424 views

Dynamic images served over HTTPS display broken image in word when opening an HTTP document

We have an application that produces HTML documents which the user opens in word from the web server, so they open: https://ourserver/ourapp/somepath/generateddocument.htm That document contains ...
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2answers
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Which image formats are supported by Microsoft Word 2010 / 2011?

As the title suggests: Which image formats (raster and vector) are supported by Microsoft Word 2010 for Windows / 2011 for Mac? They should support the same formats but still. I have not found this ...
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Microsoft Word: create a repeating background image

I am using word 2003 but can use a higher version if necessary. I have a document that I need to embed an image onto at a specific position on every page. I see an option for adding a background ...
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1answer
679 views

Word caption style

This should be a common problem for anyone involved in technical writing. When you insert an image (or table etc.) caption in Word, you get this dialog. You enter your caption, in this case "A happy ...
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1answer
2k views

Word to GIMP pasted image too small

I paste an image from Microsoft Word 2010 into GIMP 2.6.10 using Edit → Paste as → New Image, but the pasted image is less than half-size (1280×800 down to 553×347). Pasting into an ...
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1answer
1k views

How to get CSS background images to show up in HTML files opened by Word?

My question is specifically what I'm after, but I'm also interested in 'general rules' around how to preserve styles when opening an HTML page in Word. More information on my context follows. The ...
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Automatically resize picture/image in Word?

I'm using Microsoft Word 2007. I have several large screenshots that need to be inserted into the document at various places. When I paste the pictures, I have to manually resize them to fit within ...
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5answers
13k views

How to keep original image dimensions for images in Microsoft Word 2007?

When I'm importing images into a Word document, if the image is a small image like 100x100px, then the image is imported as something like 300x300, thus making it hideously blurry. This necessitates ...
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4answers
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how to get word document image to my desktop?

How to get the properties of word document images? Is there anyway to get the image in word document set to my desktop background image?