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On Sun, 14 Oct 2012, Lostsoul wrote:

     Haha very funny that know one can tell me why word problems hate windows 7

I think people have explained that 'word problems', that is, word-processors, do not hate Windows 7. unless I'm misremembering, several have indicated they are running Libreoffice in particular on Windows 7 without any issues. and a couple have had issues like yourself.

this is par for the course - some have problems, some don't.

why _you_ in particular are having trouble may relate in part to Andreas's suggestion that you do a 'crash course' (he wrote 'crash curse' but maybe that's freudian <g>).

but if you want a serious answer, you need to follow normal etiquette and protocol and ask a serious question.

and note that it's sometimes a lot harder to pose a serious question about computers than it is to answer it. sometimes your question has to provide a careful understandable description of the problem (and best one problem at a time).

never had any word programs hate vista so explain if you dare; you'd be the first why the word programs hate win 7 and why no one but no one has a fix; this i got to hear.   How do i turn off file extensions in windows 7 64 bit 

that's easy to google. remember this forum is about Libreoffice? just look it up on google, you don't need to fuss with the '64 bit' part.

for that matter, if you are having trouble with abiword, you also should google or find a forum addressing that. (I don't use abiword but I assume you do a 'save as' or 'export to' to get a Word document out of it but best look it up and not rely on someone's guess.)

I strongly back Andreas's idea that you get some help from someone nearby or take a curse or something like that.

   -  later . . 


--- On Sun, 10/14/12, Andreas Säger [via Document Foundation Mail Archive] 
<> wrote:

From: Andreas Säger [via Document Foundation Mail Archive] <>
Subject: Re: Auto and Manual Spell do not work x
To: "Lostsoul" <>
Date: Sunday, October 14, 2012, 4:28 AM

Am 14.10.2012 10:10, Lostsoul wrote:
     Ok now what the crap; why are abiword documents being saved as adobi docs how do i fix that can t get anything right crap .   -  later

I strongly recommend some computer crash curse. File name associations are free.  There is nothing hard wired to the system. You can open any file with any program you want. You can tell your desktop environment which programs can open which types of files and which single program is the preferred one to be used on double-click. First of all, any user who is forced to use MS Windows should turn off the option to hide known file name extensions. Since Windows '95 this is the major obstacle which prevents people from understanding their system.

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