You can include a thumbnail of each component when you export a table-based BOM to
Microsoft Excel in the .xls or .xlsx format.
To include thumbnails in a BOM:
1. Right-click a BOM and click Save As.
2. In the dialog box:
a) For Save as type, select one of the following:
• Excel 2007 (*.xlsx)
• Excel (*.xls)
b) Select Thumbnails.
c) Browse to a folder, enter a file name, and click Save.
When you open the file in Excel, thumbnails are included.