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Word 2007 freezing/crashing on inserted photo images from the web

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Word is freezing/crashing either at the time of copying/pasting images from web pages or afterwards as I scroll through the document paste the images.  It is happening on numerous documents.  There are many photos in these documents.  Is there any thing I can do to:

1. Prevent this problem from happening
2. Fix the existing documents that are freezing

Thanks.
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So you know the operating system is Windows XP SP3 and using Office 2007 with SP2.
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Perhaps paste the image into MS Paint first and save to remove any metadata from webpage. Then insert via Word
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