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Solved: Microsoft. Word 2003 will not open files burned to cd

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by jadejoky, Aug 8, 2008.

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  1. jadejoky

    jadejoky Thread Starter

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    I keep getting error messages when trying to open files created in Word 2003. The files burn to cd without a problem but when I try to open them off of the cd I get the file may be corrupt try to use recover text option or open and repair option. The odd thing is these word 2003 files open in Office xp without any issues. I have also got an error stating I do not have adminstrative rights on my cd drive. The cd drive is not a network shared drive so I am confused by this error. I have replaced the old cd-r/rw drive with a dvd r/rw and still get the same problems. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.

    Jay
     
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    jadejoky Thread Starter

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    I think I fixed it. I replaced the ide cable and all seems to work now.
     
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