If your report includes images and you distribute your reports via email, consider using one of the exports for Microsoft Word, such as the Word - HTML or Word - summary records options. You could also generate a PDF from either BizInt Smart Charts or from the HTML.
When you export your report as HTML, BizInt Smart Charts will create a
*.htm file and a directory called *.img with a set of .jpg files. If you are
sending your HTML report via email, choose the “HTML - for Word”
Another option is to create a PDF from the HTML export by opening the HTML export in Adobe Acrobat and saving as a PDF.
There is no capability to embed images in an Excel xls file, so images in Excel will always be links.
It can be difficult to find the Edit | Links panel -- here are some suggestions:
In Microsoft Word 2013 and 2016, you can find the Edit Links panel by opening File | Info, and looking in the bottom right of the panel.
In Microsoft Word 2007 and 2010, you can find this panel on the home menu under Prepare. The option to Edit Links to Files will only appear if the Word document contains editable links. The picture below shows where this option is located.
In earlier versions of Microsoft Word, the Edit Links panel is found on the Edit menu (Edit | Links...).