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How to convert SXW file so that it can be read with MS Word?
Thread poster: Camille Sudre

Camille Sudre
Germany
Local time: 14:24
English to French
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Jun 8, 2004

Hi,

is there a way to convert a SXW file into a format that can be read by Word? I don't even know what it has been created with. Based on a Google research, I assume that it has been created with StarOffice or OpenOffice, but I don't dispose of any of these programs.

Alternative: Is there someone around who would be willing to convert this file for me into a MS Word readable format (TXT, DOC, RTF)?

Thanks for your help.

Best regards,

Céline


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Stefan Keller  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 14:24
English to German
double-click it Jun 8, 2004

Hi Céline,

Simply double-click the file and save it as doc. If this does not work, drag the file into an open instance of Word.

Regards,
Stefan


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Endre Both  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 14:24
Member (2002)
English to German
Download OpenOffice Jun 8, 2004

You can download OpenOffice here (65 MB):
http://download.openoffice.org/1.1.1/index.html


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Camille Sudre
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I tried it but Jun 9, 2004

Stefan Keller wrote:
Simply double-click the file and save it as doc. If this does not work, drag the file into an open instance of Word.
Stefan

Hi Stefan, I tried your idea, but it did not work with my PC/installation. But thanks anyway.
Best regards, Céline


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Camille Sudre
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Thank you Jun 9, 2004

Endre Both wrote:
You can download OpenOffice here (65 MB):
http://download.openoffice.org/1.1.1/index.html[/quote]
Hi Endre, thanks for the link and your offer to convert the for me. There was someone else who also offered his help and the file is now converted.

Thanks to everybody for their help!

Best regards,

Céline

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