How to Convert bmp to Word

Files with the file extension .bmp are bitmap image files that are compatible with most image-editing programs, such as Adobe Photoshop and Paint. Word documents are files used by Microsoft Word and are capable of containing digital pictures. These .bmp files can be pasted into the document and can be saved as a Word document in the .doc format.

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Launch Microsoft Word and open a new document (Ctrl+N).

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Import the desired photo into the Word document by dragging it from the Explorer window into the blank document. This can also be done via the “Import” menu.

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Re-size the photo as you wish.

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Save the document by pressing Ctrl+S. Type in the desired file name and location.