Convert OpenXML files to HTML on sharepoint

The sharepoint team recently posted an article up on on how they allow you to convert files in the Office Open XML format into HTML directly on the server:

When they started investigating this solution, I made sure to point them at the XSLT that we build in Office 2003 to convert the earlier version of WordprocessingML into HTML (

This article goes into the details on the challenge they faced with images as images are embedded by default in OpenXML and HTML doesn't allow for embedded images.