How to save MS Word embedded picture to local file system?

posted Aug 24, 2010, 11:56 AM by Ly Vuong
One of the tasks for Website Editor is to post a full article to a web page. When an article is in MS Word format and the images are embedded into the document, there are few ways to extract the embedded image into an JPG file, here is how.
  1. Open the MS Word document
  2. Click on the image to select it, then press down right mouse button to select option "Copy"
  3. Open an image editing application, ie. Paint, or IrfanView; and then select option Paste in the Edit menu.
  4. Then save the image with appropriate format, ie. JPG.
Once the image is saved, it can then insert into a web page article.