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Subject:Re: Word 97 filter wanted From:"Tamminga, Ernie" <et -at- DSC -dot- COM> Date:Thu, 16 Oct 1997 08:33:12 -0700
If you're working from the Word7 side and trying to open a Word97
document, I don't think there's any such filter.
If you're working from the Word97 side and want to export a document
backward-compatible to Word7, the converter at the MSoft side should
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>From: Stephen Riley [SMTP:SRILEY -at- BCT-SYSTEMS -dot- CO -dot- UK]
>Sent: Thursday, October 16, 1997 4:31 AM
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>Subject: Word 97 filter wanted
>I need to got hold of a copy of the Office97 converter used to
>open Word 97 documents in Word 7.
>It ought to be available from:
>But this isn't working at the moment. Does anyone know an alternate
>URL where this file can be found?
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