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cannot open .doc files

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by wishboneibo, Sep 29, 2008.

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  1. wishboneibo

    wishboneibo Thread Starter

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    hi kinda nearly there know all about file asociation and changing default programs in control panel and stuff but what do i do if i cannot see .doc on the list to change its default program!!!!!! i am on vista and have open office :confused:
     
  2. Elvandil

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    You should be able to change it with the right-click Open With menu (try Shift+Right-click if not there). But these are useful:

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    FileTypesMan

    .doc may have been removed. If so, create a new file type.
     
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