I downloaded professional microsoft word and still cannot open all attachments especially .doc files. Join our site today to ask your question. No problem with .xls or .pdf files. Fernmarknshazza, Jan 3, 2013 #1 Sponsor flavallee Frank It's My Birthday! this contact form
Another common problem is that there are incompatible file formats; Windows Media Player won't open RealPlayer or QuickTime files. Trusted Advisor Joined: May 12, 2002 Messages: 70,535 You didn't originally say you have Microsoft Office installed. Cannot open some .doc or .docx files in pages when downloaded from Dropbox online or as email attachments. This is seriously inconvenient. Discover More
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Many thanks in advance. http://www.microsoft.com/products/works/... The file extension will tell you what kind of file you are dealing with. Compatibility Pack For The 2007 Office System I would go look up the extension myself to see what kind of software is involved (for example, at the links in this post).
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Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Text Recovery Converter In the Files of type list, choose All Files (*.*). Thank you! Register · Log In HP Support Forum Home > Desktops > OS/Recovery > windows 7 - can't open file extensions .doc Search the Community You need to install players for these formats.
I can now open .doc files with no problem. Read More Here The problem of incompatible picture formats affects mostly older systems but new or old your system will benefit from installing a program like the freeware IrfanView and its plugins. Can't Open Doc File Android You might try saving those .doc files first and then selecting Word to open them. ------------------------------------------------------------ flavallee, Jan 3, 2013 #8 Fernmarknshazza Thread Starter Joined: Jan 3, 2013 Messages: 7 Can't Open Word Document Windows 10 I have to save them first then right click and 'open with'.
Now I could go into an entire song and dance here about how opening email attachments is generally dangerous and should be avoided but I'll skip that and assume that you Add your answer Source Submit Cancel Report Abuse I think this question violates the Community Guidelines Chat or rant, adult content, spam, insulting other members,show more I think this question violates However, that is a fair amount of work if you are also going to have to research some new software just to open the attachment. http://ecoflashapps.com/cannot-open/can-39-t-play-this-file-android.html Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site.
I seem to remember saving them as docx. Word Viewer You only have Word. I'll give that a try.
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I've gone to Windows and set .doc to open with Word as default. the computer came with microsoft works. What's the best laptop? One of the recurring problems that home PC users seem to have is being unable to open certain email attachments.
You can only upload photos smaller than 5 MB. Nov 17, 2015 10:34 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by mdaddison1971, mdaddison1971 Nov 17, 2015 6:49 PM in response to mdaddison1971 Level 1 (0 points) Nov 17, Trusted Advisor Joined: May 12, 2002 Messages: 70,535 I've never used OpenOffice and Microsoft Office at the same time, so I'm not familiar with what file association issues that causes. Find and select the file winword.exe. 6.