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Converting a figure in Microsoft Word to an Encapsulated Postcript file.

  1. Isolate the figure on its own page in the Word file.
  2. Print (or convert) that page only to a PDF file.
  3. Open the 1-page PDF file in Adobe Acrobat Professional.
  4. From the menu, select Document -> Crop Pages.
  5. Crop the page such that your figure has appropriate margins.
  6. From the menu, select File -> Save As.
  7. Save as an EPS file.