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Docx files are Microsoft Word files that have been created using Microsoft Worrd 2007 in the XML format.

If you are using a previous version of Microsoft Word, you will need to install the Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint File Formats.

After you download the program just run the executable.

You will now be able to open docx files in your version of Word.

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Is there any opportunity to open a docx file with microsoft word 2003?


Hi, there are many way to do so. Following are few online and offline methods/workarounds to read the content of docx format files.1. Open docx with Older version of Office -If you already have older version of Microsoft Office, then you only need to install compatibility pack over existing install. After this install you will able to read docx files in pre-existing Microsoft Office install - download Microsoft Compatibility Pack
2. Compatibility with Open Office -If you have Open Office installed on your computer, then you need to install Open XML Translator to able to read docx files - download Open XML Translator
3. No Software install, convert files to doc format online -I found this method best to able to read docx files without hassles of installing any software. There are number of online tools to convert docx format into doc.
4. Solution for Office installed on Mac - For MS Office install on Macintosh system you need to install Microsoft Office Open XML File Format Converter for Mac - download Open XML File Format Converter
5. Desktop Widget -The Docx-converter Dashboard Widget allows you to convert files right from your Desktop. Simply drag the .docx file you want to convert into the drop area of the widget and the widget will automatically convert the file and save it to the location of the original file - download desktop widget

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Hello there, if you go to the Microsoft page and search for "Word viewer" it allows you to open any format Microsoft word document and view or print the file, but does not allow any changes to be made, hope that helps :)

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=3657ce88-7cfa-457a-9aec-f4f827f20cac&displaylang=en


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HOW TO CONVERT .DOCX FILE INTO .DOC FILE , AND THEN OPEN IN MS OFFICE 2003


Download the "Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint File Formats" from Microsoft (FileFormatConverters.exe)

Install the file and you should be able to read file created by Office 2007 ie. in .docX format.

Hope it helps.

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The X stands for XML (Extensible Markup Language), which is the programming language behind the scenes in Office 2007 programs.
Previous versions of Word were based on binary data. Binary data is, by nature, prone to corruption, and "bloated."
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Hello there!

Well that problem can be caused only if you are using older version of microsoft office 2007. If you have MS2003 package, and trying to open docx file extensions that will not work, but you are able to use docx extensions with MSoffice2007 package. In your question you put that you already use MS office 2007 package,so i suggest your docx extension is somehow corrupted.

If you had downloaded it from the internet please redownload it again.

If that was your work try to save it in doc format 1st then in docx if you want to enable only msoffice2007 users to use it. Good luck ! =)

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For infomration on Office 2007 .DOCX file format, refer to http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/word/HA100444731033.aspx

I use Office 2003, and have installed and currently employ the "Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for 2007 Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint File Formats" mentioned in article. This is, for the most part, seamless when reading in Office 2007 .DOCX or .PPTX files, for examples, in Office 2003.

Otherwise, in Office 2007, you can change and set your Word Options so that you can save files in a specific format, including a previous Office version to ensure compatibility.
See http://www.mydigitallife.info/2008/11/25/how-to-change-default-file-saving-format-from-docx-to-doc-in-word-2007/

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hi,
change the format of file from .docx to .doc extension and open it in any office version.

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