Description: C:\Users\Graeme\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.Word\Candy Technote-small.jpgExtracting an image from Word


If you do not have an original image to use as a logo for your Candy reports one can be extracted from a word document.

Extraction process

Select the image in the word document

Right click on the image and select Copy to put the image on the clipboard.

Open paint, this can be found under the accessories heading in the start menu.

Press the Paste button to drop the image into paint.

To crop the image to the correct size use the select tool to draw a box around the image.

Once you are happy with the framing press the crop button.

The canvas will now be resized.

Click the Save button.

In the Save as type drop down menu choose JPEG.

Give the image a name and choose a folder to save it.

Click Save.


You will now be able to import this image into the report manager. Bear in mind the shape and size of the area provided for your logo on the report and crop your image accordingly.