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Old 06-26-2005, 06:49 PM   #1
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Hey I just found an old floppy that i had filed for a some time and it was written in word 6.0 I believe and i cannot open it on my current computer? how can i do this without finding a computer with windows 98 on it?
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Old 06-26-2005, 07:06 PM   #2
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Try this. http://www.thebeatlesforever.com/pro...xt/abclit.html
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Hey I just found an old floppy that i had filed for a some time and it was written in word 6.0 I believe and i cannot open it on my current computer? how can i do this without finding a computer with windows 98 on it?
You could try Word Viewer from Microsoft, this will read Word 6.0 files. If the computer will not read the floppy you might be out of luck...


http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/d...displaylang=en
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thanks You!!! It had some of my first poems on it. so thank you thank you thank you!!!!
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Which one worked?
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Which one worked?
Let us know, as this could help someone else...
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the word viewer, the one you suggested only lets you convert .lit files. but thanks for the help.
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Thank for posting back with the answer...
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