Ask Your Question
0

can libreoffice open Word 2008 files

asked 2019-12-01 22:01:29 +0100

Michael Harrington gravatar image

I have Word 2008 files and understand that they are 32 bit? I now have a new (64 bit) iMac 2019. If I install Libreoffice, will it read these old files?

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

1 Answer

Sort by » oldest newest most voted
2

answered 2019-12-01 22:25:47 +0100

Opaque gravatar image

updated 2019-12-02 13:28:25 +0100

Hello,

bitness of your application got nothing to do with the format of your files. So the question is about the format you stored your files. In that sense the answer is: Yes you can read the old files regardless whether they have been created using an 32-bit or 64-bit application.

See also Filter Word 2007–365 (*.docx) when using File ->Open dialog.

Hope that helps.

If the answer is correct or helped you to solve your problem, please click the check mark (✔) next to the answer.

edit flag offensive delete link more
Login/Signup to Answer

Question Tools

1 follower

Stats

Asked: 2019-12-01 22:01:29 +0100

Seen: 40 times

Last updated: Dec 02