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If the image was inserted into Word as a linked object
(similar to Frame's import by reference), select it and press
F9 to refresh. If the graphic was inserted as an embedded
picture with no link (paste or insert picture), then there is
nothing to refresh the image from and they will all have to
be individually edited or reinserted.
----- Original Message -----
From: "joanne grey" <clarifiedmind -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Sent: Friday, August 03, 2007 12:36 PM
Subject: Word question
> Hi all,
> Is there any way to force Word to autorefresh edited images (the way Frame does with insert by reference)? We are tweaking a
> great many images that were inserted into Word 2003 docs. It's going to take forever if they all have to be reinserted. The
> powers that be have mandated that this doc be in Word, so we can't do anything about that.
> Is there a better way? I searched the archives and the web... nothing.
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