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Opening MSPublisher Documents

hey people

Well i have a MSPublisher document (*.pub) that i need to open. how can i do that. I have microsoft office XP, but i'm not going to buy publisher as to open the file. Any solutions?

PS: if u know a small utility that would solve my problem, i'd buy it.

Thank you for your time.
ZiMAD

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NONE.

In reply to: Opening MSPublisher Documents

Microsoft does not offer a free Publisher viewer.

Bob

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publisher

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Thank Bob,

this is rediculour. i can't opemn the file without buying the software.
thanks anyway

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Not ridiculous.

In reply to: publisher

-> The workaround is to ask the person who created it to save it as a Word or other compatible format.

Bob

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