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Jay is right about the important things. He meant ISO standard rather than
ODF. Microsoft apparently pushed through DocX as an ISO format but then
their implementation is fairly different from that ISO.
Also Jay missed another couple of options
4. Ask the person that sent the DocX to send it in a non-proprietary
format. In MS Office 2007
GoldenGlobe/ "Office button" - "Save As .." - "OpenDocument Format"
In MS Office 2010
File - "Save As ..." - "OpenDocument Format"
5. Ask your buddy that has OpenOffice to save in OpenDocument Format (odt
is equivalent to docX)
6. Install OpenOffice alongside LibreOffice so that you can go back to OOo
for odd broken documents from the same person in the future
For his 1 you could create a copy of the document, rename it so that docX is
changed to .zip then just double-clicking on the file should open it. In
Windows you would probably need to change "Folder options" to not "hide
file-extensions of well known file types". SO, it might be easier to
right-click on the docX and choose "Open with" to choose an archive manager
program such as WinZip or WinRar or something.
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