Posts Tagged ‘extract images’

How to Extract Images from Office Documents

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

There a bunch of different ways to extract images from MS Office documents; I generally just use the Print Screen function and Photoshop, but the method described in this article does look a bit quicker than the way I do it …

Office documents may contain images and other media besides text. I sometimes get article suggestions by email in Microsoft Word format. These articles often contain one or multiple images that I need to extract, since it is not possible to copy and paste them into the article on the Internet as it is with text contents.


How to Extract Images or Text from PDF Documents

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

In most cases, it’s pretty easy to extract text from a PDF file … but when it comes to images, this looks much faster than using the Print Screen key and Photoshop …

PDF documents can contain all kinds of media besides text. You may encounter images for instance or forms in them among other elements. Depending on the pdf viewer, you may be able to save those elements separately or not at all.