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Will LibreOffice allow me to view Word documents?

asked 2018-07-01 03:01:41 +0200

I teach online so I need to read Word documents. If I switch to OfficeLibre can I still read Word documents?

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answered 2018-07-01 05:15:24 +0200

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Yes. LibreOffice will open .DOC and .DOCX files.

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Keep in mind though that the formatting may differ a little or much, depending on how differently formatting features are implemented in both suites. And features in Word that LO doesn't have will not be displayed at all.

floris v gravatar imagefloris v ( 2018-07-01 09:07:48 +0200 )edit
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