Reply Add comment Helpful +13 Report vani Jan 19, 2009 03:24PM Hey people I managed to fix this issue - it was because my default program was set to Microsoft Works their format is docx. I am so frustrated with this. Office 2007 I understand has a new file format when you do a conventional Save, that saves the file as docx, which older versions of Office may have trouble reading. this contact form
It can open Microsoft Word (versions 6.0-2003) files, although it opens newer versions of the .DOC format with incorrect formatting. make-use-of-logo logo-background menu search search-start close email bookmark facebook google twitter pinterest stumbleupon whatsapp amazon youtube youtube label-rectangle triangle-long down PC & Mobile Windows Mac Linux Android iPhone and iPad Internet or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. When Office 2007 is installed, it upgrades the old office and removes it. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/msoffice/forum/msoffice_word-mso_other/my-computer-will-not-open-a-doc/8cdda7c1-37fa-4a81-9b84-8cb7f9789554
files to other users. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Original ideas didn't work on my pc like expected.
I'll try the USB thing, if not i'll probably end up installing the compatibility thing. We do not have Microsoft Office and don't plan to install it. ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.1/ Connection to 0.0.0.1 failed. Have a great 2010.
Genius Word! Open Office slurpee55, Apr 24, 2007 #6 carfin Thread Starter Joined: Apr 24, 2007 Messages: 21 Hi, That process you explained is how file associations are changed in Windows XP. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... More Help Graham Rumney, by email I suspect that you are using Works rather than Word.
Report • #10 Tubesandwires May 23, 2012 at 12:46:46 timwhiteUzzy99 never mentioned whether he had Word installed on either computer.I suspect he did have that on the Vista computer but not If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. Does it mean that I need to install Ms Word separately? I associated them with MS Word and now they work.
The Wordpad version for Vista can't Open and can't Save a Word for Windows 6.0 *.doc file. *.docx files are not listed when you choose to Open or Save a file, http://www.makeuseof.com/answers/open-doc-file-windows-vista-word/ All the other posts regarding file associations etc just don't work. Adobe Reader Good luck! Microsoft Word Free Now when I introduce changes in the file and try to save those changes then, it is not accepting the changes because of sharing voilation & create a duplicate file.
If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us. This is the only way I can open my docs that I save for school.Maybe it will work for you. Click on the Start menu and type "Microsoft Works" in the search bar.2Go to the "Programs" icon on top of the tool bar. http://scriptkeeper.net/cannot-open/cannot-open-adobe-acrobat-files.html this is happenin with all my saved documents.
Long story short...I really need to keep my Office 2007 but I have not been able to open any documents for months now. Another option is to use the Windows Live Office (it's similar to Google Docs but from MS itself). Folder options doesn't exist anymore.
I wasted my time on it for many days but finally I got a solution from this link http://www.microsoftliveassist.com/error-messages-when-you-try-to-uninstall-microsoft-office-2013/ Add comment Helpful +0 Report Luigyyy Apr 4, 2009 12:23AM Hello Guys!
STAR!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I tried to unistall it and it said "fatal installation error" and would not let me unistall it. (I had previously unistalled it and also run the Norton Unistall Tool about I m in big trouble. I've wondered I had some kind on DDE conflict, so I disabled DDE through registry editing and voalá!
The simplest solution to your problem is to install a Word-compatible word processor, like AbiWord, or OpenOffice.org, which is a full office suite, compatible with Microsoft Office. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and When I double click a Word document with the extension .doc it opens with Wordpad and is not readable. his comment is here my pc conf is: - vista home premium, - office 2007 2p1 - and a lot of extra software like mcafee and acrobat...
I'm ready to pull my hair out. Consider downloading and installing the MS Office 2007 Converter Package. I have tried that procedure but the word 2007 is not in the list of programs to open with. Regards, Sergio.
Not everyone has the know-how or patience to go into the registry to fix things like this. Other similar services (online office suites) include Zoho (http://www.zoho.com) and ThinkFree Office (http://www.thinkfree.com). Same thing. A reader asks about opening .doc files Opening attachments should not cost you money By Rick Maybury 7:00AM BST 25 Oct 2011 We have Vista Home Basic running Word 8.
Instead, I receive a message from excel that says file can't be located. In the browse window, you have it set to show what - all Word documents, all files, all .doc....? 4. Click OK in the Folder Options dialog box. It's crazy.
I'm ready to pull my hair out. I find winword.exe and select it but it doesn't 'stick'. Related Articles How should I store passwords? 16 Oct 2011 Can my computer turn voice recordings into text? 15 Oct 2011 Where can I find the hardware to access a floppy Correct I don't have the old office program on my pc now.