Copying(?) and Pasting Work Tables into Excel?

Subject: Copying(?) and Pasting Work Tables into Excel?
From: Emoto <emoto1 -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 5 Sep 2017 09:35:28 -0400

I have a bunch of tables made in Word with shading and so forth that I need
to pull into Excel. Just text, no formulas. Some cells will be grey, but I
need to have individual ones be white, so that someone can hand-write
something there.

These are two small examples, but they show that not everything is the same
width or height. So far, I have not been able to discover a "good" way to
do this, in spite of trying.

I hate to have to copy and paste cell by cell, but it may come to that.
Tips? Tricks?

I cannot paste as images because people after me may need to edit the


Blah Item(s)
The blahdy blah blah blah include:
Parent YADDA Name Yadda Item booboor
Xyz- pkuu-nnee 376165485872
FTY-HOIE_-EERTT 65927494762782

The gizmo(s) associated with blah de blah de blah:


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