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Pasting images into MS Word without automatic resize

Posted on 2013-06-17
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I often paste images of code into Word documents. (I use these documents myself or share them with my subs.) If the image isn't too wide, Word pastes a clean version of the image into the document (Image 1 below). If, however, the image is too wide, Word automatically re-sizes the image and some of the image's quality is lost (Image 2 below). Is it possible to configure Word to simply paste the image as is without re-sizing no matter how big the image is? (If you're having trouble distinguishing the quality of the two images, click on each one, and the difference will become apparent.)

Image 1Image 2
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Take a look at this workaround,
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/926317
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I copied both images into a word doc:Keep source formatPaste-Image.docx
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Thanks guys.
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