A Microsoft Word document has a number of images in it. When I hover over the image, I see a tooltip with a format like
Ctrl+Click to follow link
I thought this might mean that Word was accessing the internet to retrieve the picture. I converted the Word doc to PDF and the same tooltip shows up. I disabled the internet, yet the images still show up. Could that be due to image caching?
I don't want Word to access the internet to retrieve pictures. If that is what is happening, then I would like to automatically manipulate Word to retrieve the image and embed it in the document. (Same idea for the corresponding PDF file.) Is this possible to do quickly. (Alternatively, I guess I would have to snip out each picture and paste it into the doc and then delete the original image, but that would take much time.)
Could you clarify whether the tooltip message means that the image is retrieved from the site. If so, is it image caching that allows me to see the image when the internet is disabled? If the site goes down, I don't want to lose the images (or have Word hang up for an hour.) I also don't want to accidentally in a clumsy manner to hit Ctrl+Click and access the site.
Thanks for any insights you may offer.