Try OpenOffice, it's quite good at opening up a large number of different formats. Otherwise, you need to figure out what program (and version) you used to make the file.
so i have some documents that i recovered from my old hard drive..its like 5 years old..fat fromat..um..i cant seem to open it with any of my word processors any ideas?
i have tried:
ms office 2007/2008/2003
microsoft works 4.0
anything please help?