Extracting images from .doc

Björn Lindberg d95-bli at nada.kth.se
Wed Nov 17 07:35:00 PST 2004

Miguel Bazdresch <lfs-01 at thewizardstower.org> writes:

> * Björn Lindberg <d95-bli at nada.kth.se> [2004-11-17 14:40]:
> > I have a .doc file which I believe originated from M$ Office. This
> > document has some images embedded in it which I would like to extract
> > to separate image files. Does anyone know how to do this? I have tried
> > opening it in Openoffice, and selecting it, copying it, etc. But a
> > command to save the selected image to file is nowhere to be found.
> Can't you paste the image in gimp after copying it in OO?

No, that didn't work.

However, I found the solution by searching some more on the web; save
the document as HTML. Then the images were saved to as separate
files. :-)


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