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How open .docx attachment?

by larryac / June 23, 2010 12:39 AM PDT

I can't open a .docx attachment(which I undertand is created by Word 2008). I use Word 2004 on an iBook, 2005.
Does anyone have a way to open this?



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Format converter
by Kevin M. Dean / June 23, 2010 2:44 AM PDT
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OpenOffice will open docx
by jimoksvold / June 27, 2010 9:04 AM PDT

The latest OpenOffice for Mac will open most of docx files just fine, There is really need to upgrade for most people. Google documents will also be of help.

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by porsche10x / July 16, 2010 5:54 AM PDT

I have used OpenOffice to view .DOCXs and to save them as .DOCs. Beware, as cool as it is, it doesn't work 100%. Documents with anything other than the simplest of formatting don't render well.

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