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Re: [libreoffice-users] Convert .wps into Ms Word format

On Sat, 2019-07-13 at 15:29 -0400, charles meyer wrote:
> HI all,
> I was sent a .wps file (about 3-5 pages). It's from a trustworthy person
> who has really old software and not computer savvy.
> I've read a plethora of Google results and none have worked to convert that
> file format into readable format. Word pad came the closes but still a lot
> of unrecognized characters.
> I've read Zamar online is not to be trusted.
> Has anyone used Libre Writer or Draw or any downloadable free program to
> convert .wps files?
> Thank you,
> Charles.
I know nothing about Microsoft Works (the usual source of .wps files) but the
following reference seems to indicate that MS Word in it's newer incarnations
can open this file type. Note the caveat that the .wps file format was changed
at one point and Word needs a special plugin to pen it.

Hope that helps.


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[libreoffice-users] Re: Convert .wps into Ms Word formatDennis Roczek <dennisroczek@libreoffice.org>
[libreoffice-users] Convert .wps into Ms Word formatcharles meyer <reachmeplace@gmail.com>
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