That Word Document You Made …
“… I love all the image samples in it and I want to turn them into a gallery. Any ideas how to save them all in one go?”
This question came up recently regarding a large Word document with a substantial number of images in.
Word allows you to select and save individual images to a variety of formats from the right-click menu:
However, this feature does not work for multiple selected images, so what do you do?
It’s An Easier Hack Than You Thought.
After considering several options, testing and rejecting them I realized that the answer was hidden in the FILE tab in the menu bar of Word.
Simply go to the File menu > Save As > select from the File Type: Web Page (*.htm, *.html) and where-ever you save this a subdirectory will be created containing all the images saved as *.png files.
The Warptest POV
This is a nice, easy solution that requires no scripting, complex manipulations or indepth technical knowledge and grants you free access to use all the images embedded in your Word document as you see fit.
This might just be my favorite Word hack right now. What’s yours?