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Re: Generating Word Documents from Mathematica

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  • Subject: [mg122886] Re: Generating Word Documents from Mathematica
  • From: Joseph Gwinn <joegwinn at>
  • Date: Mon, 14 Nov 2011 07:07:50 -0500 (EST)
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  • References: <j9irqs$8ft$> <j9o3gd$f$>

In article <j9o3gd$f$1 at>,
 Scott Fortmann-Roe <scottfr at> wrote:

> I am not an expert on this, but what I have done when I wanted to
> create a Word document is to save as HTML from Mathematica and then
> open the HTML document in Word.
> The weakness of this approach is Mathematica only exports low
> resolution images of plots and equations and it doesn't seem like
> there is any way to get it to export higher resolution images during
> HTML export. A resolution setting on HTML export would be very
> helpful.

I have had good results by programming Mathematica to emit an Embedded 
Postscript (EPS) file that is later inserted into the Word document.

But the best path changes from version to version, and I have always had 
to try everything to find the then current best answer.

Joe Gwinn

> -Scott
> On Nov 11, 2:02 am, "Kevin J. McCann" <Kevin.McC... at> wrote:
> > Is there a way to generate a formatted word document from Mathematica. I
> > have done this before with C#, but do not see how to pull it off with
> > Mathematica. Any help would be appreciated.
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Kevin

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