How to open docx files without Microsoft office 2013

Now you have DOCX file and you are confused how to open docx files? Maybe someone always send you docx file in email but you can’t access. When you try to open this file in MS-word it’s you give some popup message you can’t open it.

What is docx files format?

When you create new document file in Microsoft word 2013 it generate (.docx) file format for MS word. The Older version of Microsoft 2003 has been generating (.doc) file format. The New file extension can’t open into word 2003. Ideally, we required to buy latest version of Microsoft office word to open or edit this new doc file extension.

Can I open docx files in word 2003?

Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack:

Your Local machine is waiting for this compatibility pack from Microsoft. It will allow you to open docx files, edit and save workbooks, documents, and presentations that created into latest version of Microsoft office. Download  Compatibility Pack

Open docx files from Online

If you don’t want to install any office software into your local machine, then you can upload your document files on google docs or Microsoft Web base office. These web base software can help you to read, edit and print your documents or presentations from online.

Docx file opener and editor – free OpenOffice

You don’t have Microsoft’s Operating system then you can download OpenOffice. Install OpenOffice and edits or open docx file.

Browser to view doc and PowerPoint files

Word Online:

This extension to you can create, edit, read and share your documents. You can install this plugin into chrome and get full access of word, PowerPoint, and excel files. Here you can save your documents, excel files and presentation file in OneDrive and also share on real time with other to collaborate.

Chrome Office Viewer (Beta):

Chrome office Viewer is one the best extension for view file formats like doc, docx, .xls, xlsx, ppt, and pptx.


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