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How to Convert WordStar 6.0 toWord for Windows

WordStar 6.0 is a defunct word processing program whose file formats must beconverted for use in another program. Microsoft Word for Windows has asupplemental converter pack that is used to convert WordStar files into Worddocuments. The converter pack must be downloaded from the Microsoft websitebefore any files can be converted. This process takes only a few minutes;afterward, files can be converted without any problem using the "SaveAs" function.

1. Go to Microsoft's ftp site (see Resources forlink). A window will automatically pop up that says "You have chosen toopen wdsupcnv.exe." Click "Save File." 2. Run thewdsupcnv.exe file and copy the convertor files and the readme.rtf file byselecting them and holding "Ctrl" and "C" at the same time. 3. Open the properMicrosoft directory by opening C:\Program Files\Common Files\MicrosoftShared\Textconv directory. 4. Paste the filesinto the Textconv directory. 5. Right-click onyour WordStar 6.0 file and select the "Open As" choice from thedrop-down menu. 6. Choose"Microsoft Word for Windows" from the selection of programs in thepop-up window. This will automatically add the needed filter to your Wordprogram. 7. Go to"File" at the top of the Word window and choose "Save As."You will be given the option to save the WordStar 6.0 file as a Microsoft Wordfor Windows file. Click on the Word 95, Word 97-2003 or Word Document Options(for Word 2007) option from the Save As Type drop-down menu depending on whichyear of the program you are using.Read more: How to Convert WordStar 6.0 to Word for Windows ' eHow.com

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It is not printing ms excel 2010 documents


Did you install Office 2010 32bit or 64bit version?
You may change the default printer to Microsoft XPS Document Writer and then try to print from Excel to check if it helps.
Refer the link below to know how to change the default printer:
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Change-your-default-printer

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How to Password Protect And Access a Password-Protected Word Document


How to Password Protect a Microsoft Word Document
If you are working on documents that are important and shouldn’t be changed, then there is a way to password protect them so they cannot be changed except by you. You can also make the documents unavailable to open unless the person has the password as well.

Instructions

Things You’ll Need:

  • A Computer

  • Microsoft Office with Microsoft Word

  • Word Documents

  • General Knowledge of Microsoft Word

Step 1

Open Microsoft Word and open or create the document that you want to password protect.

Step 2

Click on “File” in the toolbar and select “Save As”.

Step 3

Click on the “Tools” menu and select “Security Options”.

Step 4

This will open a “Security Options” window. You may now set a password under the “Password to open” box, “Password to modify” box or both.

Step 5

Once you type in the password of your choosing you can opt to make the file “Read-only” by checking the appropriate box. You may then click “OK” to save your changes and then save your document as usual.

How to Access a Password-Protected Word Document
Accessing a password-protected Microsoft Word document is only possible when you have the correct password that opens the document. Encryption and security levels differ for separate versions of Word. Microsoft 2007 doesn’t offer any solutions to allow a user to retrieve forgotten passwords and Microsoft does not allow its employees to help in retrieving or breaking passwords. If you do not have the correct password for the document, you will be unable to access it.

Instructions

Things You’ll Need:

  • Microsoft Word

  • Document password

Step 1

Navigate to the location on your hard drive where you stored the Word document.

Step 2

Double-click on the document to begin opening it. A separate window will appear that prompts you to enter the document password.

Step 3

Enter the password, which is case-sensitive.

Step 4

Click the “Open” button or hit the “Enter” key. If the password was correct, the document will open. If it was not correct, another window will display advising you the password was incorrect and prompting you to try again.

Tips & Warnings:
Have you ever think of this situation, what if you forget the word password ? does that mean you’ll never regain the data in your word document, of course the answer is not , here is the solution for you to unlock password protection word document without data loss!

that is :Word Password Recovery 5.0, a simple tool for the easiest solution to Word password recovery. It recovers/removes the “Password to Open” and “Password to Edit” for you to view and edit the document freely.
By the way, there is a tool there called Password Recovery Bundle which including not only Word Password recovery 5.0 but also other programs that can recovery your windows password, office password as well as rar password, PDF Password, ZIP Password .



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on May 07, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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I can't open my docs yet I KNOW they haven't been deleted because I am able to email them. How do I fix this?


MS Word offers several different views in which you can read and work on documents.
The view you are using when you save a document will be the default view when you open that same document the next time.
Likewise, if you open a document created by someone else, the view in which they saved it will be the default for that file unless you change it and save it again.
You can change your default Word template, though, so that new Word documents always open in the view of your choice.

Close any Microsoft Word documents or windows on your computer.
Locate the \"Normal.dot\" file on your computer.
This is the default template for all new Word documents. If you are using Windows XP, navigate to \"c:\\documents and settings\\username\\application data\\Microsoft\\templates\", changing \"username\" to your user name on the computer.
For Windows Vista or Windows 7, go to \"c:\\users\\username\\appdata\\roaming\\Microsoft\\templates\", again, changing the username to your user name on Windows.

Right-click \"Normal.dot\" and select \"Open.\"
A new Word document will open, which is actually the default document template.

Change the view to the one you desire.
To do so in Word 2003, go to the \"View\" menu and click on the view you want to use.
In Word 2007 or 2010, go to the \"View\" tab and select a view.

Type something into the document and then delete it.
This allows Word to recognize that a change has been made to the template without adding any unwanted items.
Click the \"Save\" button or press the \"Ctrl\" and \"S\" keys to save the changes to your default Word template.



http://word.mvps.org/FAQs/General/SaveViewAndZoom.htm

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How do you scan a document to MS-Word?


You actually have 2 options.

First Option: (You can also see the instructions here.)

How to Turn a Scanned Document Into Microsoft Word Document:

1)Scan the page you want to convert into a Microsoft Word document.
2)Save the scanned image in *.gif, *.jpeg or whatever format.
3)Open that image, go to "File->Save As" and name it "xyz.tiff" in the "TIFF" format as shown.
4)Go to "Start->Programs->Microsoft Office Tools->Microsoft Office Document Imaging"
5)Go to "File->Open" and open your scanned document that has been saved in *.TIFF format.
6)Go to "Tools->Send Text to Word." You will get a prompt stating this process will take time, Click OK. This will take some time depending on your computer's speed (a minute or two at the most).
7)When it's done it will open up Microsoft word on its own and the scanned document will now be in editable mode.

Second Option: (You can also see the instructions here.)

Install Microsoft Office Document Imaging:

Follow the instructions based on the operating system that your computer is running.

For Windows Vista Users:

1. Exit all programs.
(Tip You may want to print this topic before you exit all programs.)
2. Click the Start button Button image, and then click Control Panel.
3. In Control Panel, click Programs, and then click Programs and Features.
4. Right-click the name of the Microsoft Office edition that you installed or right-click Microsoft Office Word 2007 (depending on whether you installed Word as part of Office or as an individual program), and then click Change.
5. Click Add or Remove Features, and then click Continue.
6. Under Installation Options, click the plus sign (+) next to Office Tools.
7. Click the arrow next to Microsoft Office Document Imaging, click Run all from my Computer, and then click Continue.

For Windows XP Users:

1. Exit all programs.
(Tip You may want to print this topic before you exit all programs.)
2. Click Start, and then click Control Panel.
3. In Control Panel, click Add or Remove Programs , and then click Remove a program.
4. In the Currently installed programs list, click the name of the Microsoft Office edition that you installed or click Microsoft Office Word 2007 (depending on whether you installed Word as part of Office or as an individual program), and then click Change.

The Configuration Wizard opens.

5. Click Add or Remove Features, and then click Continue.
6. Under Installation Options, click the plus sign (+) next to Office Tools.
7. Click the arrow next to Microsoft Office Document Imaging, click Run all from my Computer, and then click Continue.


Create a document that you can edit

Scan your document according to the instructions for your scanner.

Before you continue Convert the file that the scanner created to TIFF format. You can use Paint or another program to convert the file.

1. Open Microsoft Office Document Imaging by doing one of the following:
In Windows Vista Click the Start button Button image, click All Programs, then click Microsoft Office, click Microsoft Office Tools, and then click Microsoft Office Document Imaging.
In Windows XP Click Start, click All Programs, click Microsoft Office, click Microsoft Office Tools, and then click Microsoft Office Document Imaging.
2. On the File menu, click Open.
3. Locate the document that you scanned, and then click Open.
4. After Microsoft Office Document Imaging runs, press CTRL+A to select the entire document, and then press CTRL+C.
5. Start Microsoft Office Word.
6. Click the Microsoft Office Button Button image, and then click New.
7. Click Blank document, and then click Create.
8. Press CTRL+V to paste the contents of the scanned document into the new file.

You now have a document that you can edit. Be sure to save the new file so that you don't lose your changes.




Hope this helps!

Apr 06, 2011 | Office Equipment & Supplies

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Good day, We have microsoft office 2007 installed, it work perfectly, and suddenly it stopped working and threw out an error box that reads as follow; [ This modification is not allowed because this...


This behavior may occur if the document is protected with an editing restriction of No changes (Read only) or Comments.

Word 2007

* On the Review tab, click New Comment.

Note If you insert your comments in this document, you can save your changes and then return the document to the sender with your comments.
* In the Protect Document task pane, click Unrestricted Access.


Word 2003

* On the Insert menu, click Comments.

Note If you insert your comments in this document, you can save your changes and then return the document to the sender with your comments.

OR
* On the Protect Document task pane, click Stop Protection.

Note If the Unprotect Document dialog box appears for you to type a password, the document is password-protected and you cannot stop the protection on this document unless you know the password.

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I cant put anything in msword...it appears in the right bottom the word "This modification is not allowed because the selection is locked?" ...what should i do? I also lost my product...


Try to open your word document with Word Password Recovery 5.0
This Word Password Recovery program recovers Password to Open and removes Password to Open and Password to Modify easily for Microsoft Word of all versions from 97 to 2007.

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Cannot open Microsoft Works document saved on CD


ZAMZAR ofers a free online conversion service:
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If you have access to MS office you can do it there too.

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A document I am working on somehow got changed to rich text format, I don't know how this happened or how to change it back.


If you have Microsoft word on you computer, you may do any one of these steps that you are most comfortable with. First, you may click the document twice to rename it eg "name.doc" insure that you put .doc at the end or you may right click the file and choose open with and select Microsoft word and then go to save as and save it as a word document. Or you can open the file in word-pad and copy the text and paste it in a word document and save it. Rich text format is a Microsoft word-pad document while .doc is a MS word document or now they have .docx.

hope this help you have a great day!

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path of micorsoft word exe file has been changed you can search msword.exe file than directly click on the same it will definetly run

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Scanner not detected by Microsoft Office Document Scanning


1) Install the Microsoft Office Document Imaging feature by following the steps
given below:

1) Go to Start -> Control Panel.
2) Click the Add or Remove Programs.
3) Select the Microsoft Office Professional Edition 2003 and click the Change
button.
4) Click the Add or Remove Features and click on Next.
5) Select the Choose advanced customization of applications checkbox and click
Next.
6) Click on the Office Tools -> Microsoft Office Document Imaging -> Scanning, OCR
and Indexing Service Filter.
7) Select Run all from My Computer, insert the Office installation CD, and the
feature is installed.

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