Copy an image from a Web page into a Word doc?

May 31, 2010 / Updated: May 31, 2010 / Lena Shore

Question

How can I copy an image from a Web page to paste it into a Word doc on my Macintosh? When I do it using the Control-Option-Click and select Copy Image, then go to Word and select Paste, it pastes the address of the image, not the image itself.

Answer

I right click the image to copy or download the image. BUT where most programs will paste properly, word is not one of them. Like you, I got the link. Instead download the file and place into word. You think they would fix that.

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Lena Shore

Lena is a full-time freelancer and nerd that specializes in web development, graphic design, and illustration. She enjoys building things, learning new things, pursuing creative endeavors, and giving free advice.

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