All rights reserved. If you can create and view a template, it would sound as if hope for recovery is diminished. The Problem If someone sends you a .wps file and you don’t have Microsoft Works installed, you’ll see that no program associates itself with it. Does CNET Downloads have anything that's good? http://phpzipcodelocator.com/microsoft-works/microsoft-works-6-9-file-converter.html
Reply Catherine April 9, 2015 at 10:41 am # Thank you!!!!! So fine. Reply Johnno February 29, 2016 at 5:51 am # I recall downloading Doxilllion into a laptop (sadly now bust) and it did convert Works wps files. Not just Chrome - also IE and Firefox.
My documents which consist of anything from fax cover page templates to letters to various sizes of envelopes are created using MS Works 8.0 but are saved in "My Documents". Click the "File" menu, choose "Open" and select the file you saved in Notepad. You’re directed to the Zamzar site…click the Download Now button. 14. My Dell computer's OS is WIN Home XP w/SP2.
The converted file give me only a series of meaningless characters Reply Fred Smith May 30, 2015 at 2:28 am # If you are gettings a bunch of meaningless characters in I need a program that is the best but also free! This application will allow you open any word document, but will NOT let you edit it. Works Cannot Open The File May Be In Use By Another Application I'm being cautiously optimistic at this point but it does feel good today to know what I can do with any of my old MS Works 8.0 docs today which I
You can now view the contents of the .wps file. Microsoft Works 4 File Converter. This computer was purchased new from Dell and set up back in April 2006. What you cannot do is get it to open these template documents.Does Works save document files as projects? The word processing program which I've been using which came with the computer is MS Works 8.0.
Just because a person uses Works doesn't mean they are a relic. Works Converter Office 2016 document, it DOES not open the dialog that you describe on STEP 3. Reply Ron May 11, 2013 at 11:07 pm # Excellent information. I do not know anything about LibreOffice.
When double clicking the portable installer, let it extract to a folder on your desktop. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/unable-to-open-ms-works-8-0-388725/ Reply k smith August 16, 2015 at 2:19 pm # will this converter work w/windows 10? Microsoft Works 6-9 File Converter Download Reply robin February 11, 2016 at 10:53 am # Thanks for asking. Word Cannot Start The Converter Wks9pxy This spreadsheet has lots of formulas.
It appears that MS Works is it's own unique suite. http://phpzipcodelocator.com/microsoft-works/microsoft-works-converter-windows-10.html I won't try to coach you there as each persons needs are different. If it works, you know there's nothing wrong with the file. Follow the Install wizard and accept the defaults. 7. Microsoft Works 6-9 File Converter Free Download
My problem is I have several years of family history research written up ready to print which have photographs inserted into the pages and may have to upgrade my desktop and I also have a Dell notebook, for those who have more than one computer do they have an external hard drive for each computer? I don't particularly like laptops. http://phpzipcodelocator.com/microsoft-works/microsoft-works-converter.html I believe some can be powered through the USB port but I don't use those personally.
One of the mods in the security forum recommended that I install 2 malware programs which I did. Microsoft Works Viewer The method you use to try to save the file depends on whether or not you can open the document in Works. Converting each individually is not a feasible option.
When I double-click (open) the .wps file, it has a box asking me to choose a program to open the file. (As it should.) I can't open it with OpenOffice. Its the open source solution to your problem. Reply Brian Tillman September 29, 2014 at 12:31 pm # Time to update this article or delete it altogether because the web page for the Works converter doesn't exist anymore. Convert Wps To Docx I also mentioned a patch to MS Works 8.
A 350GB or larger? It sounds as if you've done a lot of work and hate to lose it but didn't back it up. Wont convert wps file…. have a peek here As for hard drive size, all I can tell you is what I do and that's to keep anything that's important in at least 3 places other than my system drive.
I downloaded the file conversion but still have to open each doc, save as version 97-2003 then open the 97-2003 doc and save it to Office 2010 version. I have corverter 6.9 on my desktop. Similar Threads - Can't open files I can't open anything on my desk top . .