I'm using Word 2003 (11.8125).
In a Word document, I have several spreadsheets that are embedded. Instead
of the Excel icon apppearing for each spreadsheet, I'm seeing the border of
the icon, it is greyed, and there is a red X in the top left corner of the
Allow me to gve you another example of the red X. If I copy and paste a
figure into my document, the figure doesn't appear. Rather, I see the same
thing as I mentioned above - the border of the figure, and it is greyed, and
there is a red X in the top left corder of the greyed area.
I've tried the Alt+F9 suggestion, but this just shows the field codes inside
of the greyed area.
In Tools | Options | View tab, the check boxes for Field codes, Hidden text,
and All are unchecked.
In Tools | Options | Print tab, the check boxes for Field codes and Hidden
text are unchecked.
It seems graphics are not appearing in ANY of my Word documents - not just
I am at a loss for ideas on how I can get the Excel icons to appear or even
to get the figure to display properly.
Any suggestions you can provide would be greatly appreciated.