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How to Open Office 2007 and 2010 Files

If you have an older version of Microsoft Word installed on your PC, you can't open the newer .docx format without some help.

Make the Office 2007/2010 Toolbars More Familiar

Not a fan of the Ribbon? Free plug-in UBitMenu restores the "classic" Office menus, making it easier for you to transition to the new versions.

Malware Targets Word

Microsoft is warning that hackers are exploiting a Word flaw to attack systems.

CrossEyes Reveals Microsoft Word's Hidden Formatting

Get a real look at what's going on inside your Word documents with CrossEyes.

Supreme Court to Hear Microsoft's Patent Appeal Over Word

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear Microsoft's appeal of a $290 million patent infringement judgment that forced the company to revamp Word earlier this year.

Employees Still Flummoxed by Office's Ribbon

Business have yet to embrace the 'ribbon' interface in Microsoft's Office suite, four years after its debut, a research firm says.

Fast Fixes for Office Annoyances

Frustrated by Office irritations? Follow our quick tips for adjusting settings in Word, Outlook, and more.


Print One Picture in Multiple Sizes

Ann asked the Windows forum how to print multiple copies of the same photo, in various sizes, on a single sheet of paper


How to Save $2325 Per Desktop on Business Software

If you choose these free, open source alternatives to expensive proprietary software such as Microsoft Office, your business can save a bundle.

GDoc Fusion can combine almost any documents into PDFs or Word files

Roll different documents--even in disparate formats--into one tidy PDF or Word doc with gDoc Fusion.