how do i convert a wps file to microsoft word 2003

  carnoustiejim 19:15 03 Aug 2012
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hi trying to convert wps file to word 2003 tried to open it it said to load cd then it said i needed to go to microft web page and download works converter but when i click run then tick always ask etc the file does not come up can you help please thanks kirriejim

  Woolwell 21:41 03 Aug 2012

Word 2003 should be able to open a wps file. Have you tried right clicking on the file and open with?

  Woolwell 21:42 03 Aug 2012

You may need to use the converter read this

  mgmcc 22:49 03 Aug 2012

"Word 2003 should be able to open a wps file"

Yes and also MS Works should be able to save as Word 97-2003 .DOC files.

  carnoustiejim 22:53 03 Aug 2012

hi thanks for replies have right clicked but theres no open witn when i try to set it up it places itself in add/remove programs but not in program folder thanks kirriejim

  Woolwell 23:07 03 Aug 2012

On the wps file - right click.

  Woolwell 23:08 03 Aug 2012

Alternatively start Word - then open and browse to the location of the wps file, make sure all files is selected and not just doc and try to open it.

  gel 17:55 05 Aug 2012

woolwels suggestion worked for me Last week I converted about 40 files one at a time It is time consuming Good for a rainy day gel

  gel 17:59 05 Aug 2012
  carnoustiejim 12:59 06 Aug 2012

thanks for help got it converted kirriejim

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