Where can I buy Word cheap

  frenchman96 09:58 24 Nov 2008
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Hi Guys

I only have Works on my laptop, havetried Open Office, Jarte but I think I prefer Word.

Any advice please, dont suppose I can get it free?

  Technotiger 10:03 24 Nov 2008

This is free and every bit as good as Word, click here

  DieSse 10:30 24 Nov 2008

Abi word is free and good for just a Word Processor.

click here

But - a question - what's the reason you need Word when you have Works?

And - I've switched to Open Office v3 from MS Office, and find it every bit as good - and FREE!!!!

  ^wave^ 10:37 24 Nov 2008

word is not cheap but ms office home and student is £69 from pc world

  Sparkly 12:51 24 Nov 2008

Try this if you want to spend some money and if you have any family at school or are students
click here

  frenchman96 08:46 26 Nov 2008

Technotiger>>>>as I said in my post, I have tried it but I find it takes ages to open.

DieSse>>>>see above,regards Works, it is good but as a preference, I like Word.

Sparkly>>>I dont want to spend money

Thanks to all anyway

  BT 08:52 26 Nov 2008

I've got Works, Word and OpenOffice and if anything I find that OpenOffice opens much quicker than either of the other two. Have you got OpenOffice version 3?

  laurie53 08:56 26 Nov 2008

Guy asks where he can buy Word and gets bombarded with ideas for other applications, most of which he's already rejected!

I agree with frenchman99, the only wp I really get on with is Word, in fact I dumped a free copy of Works and bought Word.

The only suggestion I can give for the original question is ebay.

  Pine Man 16:02 26 Nov 2008

You have written exactly what I have been thinking!

I also have tried Open Office, Works, Word Perfect and Word and as far as I am concerned Word is far, far better than the others.

I actually use Office Professional and got the academic one which saves a lot of money!

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