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