aparsloe wrote: > I was hasty in my response. In Adobe Reader X, under the Edit menu, > there's the option Take a Snapshot. I assume this is the "embedded tool" > referred to. When I copy a figure from the pdf and then go to paste it > into LyX I get asked first to save the file, always as an .emf file > although that can be changed to .png if I wish. The first one I paste > into LyX reproduces the copied figure. Copying and pasting other figures > (after saving in .emf format) generally insert into LyX figures that > are about 25 times too big. I have to scale to about 4% for the Adobe > --> LyX --> Adobe round trip to reproduce a figure about the size of the > original. But this doesn't happen always and seems to depend on whether > I've saved a file at some point as .png (which seems to paste at the > right size). So, it works for a one-off, but clearly not flawlessly for > a number of copy-pastes.
Strange. We need somebody to debug LyX on windows. Georg