Is there a way to copy and paste or save an image of a graph into a word document?

  • $\begingroup$ Uh... Right-click on plot in MMA -> Copy Graphic, then paste in appropriate application? We will need A LOT more details if you want a better answer. $\endgroup$ – MarcoB Jun 24 '16 at 19:17
  • $\begingroup$ This question is not a simple as it sounds as. All the graphics formats available seem to have some disadvantages: PNG is a bit map so vectors and text may be degraded at some resolutions (other bit map formats are probably worse); EMF is windows specific and seems highly unreliable if moved to a computer that doesn't have the correct fonts installed; PS can look horrible (or not appear at all) in the word document, but can be very effective when converted to PDF; PDF is not necessarily well supported. $\endgroup$ – mikado Jun 24 '16 at 20:17
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  • $\begingroup$ Possible duplicates: (10549), (54708). Related (maybe duplicates): (34984), (38715), (69322) $\endgroup$ – Michael E2 Jun 24 '16 at 23:04


Export["filename.png", yourgraph]

Where "filename.png" filename is the name you want to give your file .png is file format and yourgraph is your Graph or Plot

Alternatively, as @MarcoB has indicated you can do right-click on the plot and choose Save-as option to save your Plot or Graph as an image file.


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