DOCX is a file extension of the Office Open XML (OOXML) document format. OOXML documents are zipped, XML-based file formats developed by Microsoft for representing a variety of office suite types of documents.

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Mac preview doc&docx weird pages layout

I have my CV in docx format on Mac and when I open it with preview (or view get info), second page overlaps first page but when I open it in open office for example it's OK. Do you know how to fix ...
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I can't open a .docx file saved in a mac inside a windows computer; what is wrong?

Many many many pages appear instead with random characters per page. What's up? Here's a preview of what's up: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ ...
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Microsoft Word 2007 - Heading Styles

I have a word doucment which uses two heading styles. Throughout the document, Word happily uses the associated formatting for Heading styles 1 and 2. These two headings have been formatted to include ...
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Unzip error “End-of-central-directory signature not found”

I have a ZIP file that open in Windown/MS Word, (actually it is a .DOCX file). Opening it with LibreOffice / Mac produces: General Error. General input/output error. File says: ../Commission ...
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Embed PDF losslessly in .docx file

Is there a way to embed a multi-page PDF in a .docx document so that it can be extracted (=saved to a file) "as is" later on the extraction process can be described easily? This is for handing ...
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What are the default programs to open docx, PDF and ZIP files on OS X?

I'm writing an article about DOCX, PDF and ZIP extensions. But first, I need to know the programs which are used to open these extension as default (without any third-party applications). I don't ...
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DOCX to PDF… with Custom Document Properties

TLDR: How can I convert a DOC(X) to a PDF and keep CustomDocumentProperties and Fields - so that I can programmatically update the Custom Properties and print the PDF via a Windows Service? !TLDR We ...
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How to edit Word 2010 opening docx-files

In previous Windows versions, I could edit the command line, an application associated to a file extension, used to open a file. Now I am using Windows 7 and Word 2010 - and would like to see/edit ...
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How to count the number of review comments from a specific author in Word?

I have a large MS Word document with a high number of review comments (track changes feature). I'd now like to get a list of authors and the number of review comments. The number of authors is not too ...
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How to make a fake DOC file containing only images

I want to convert a PDF file to a DOC/DOCX file. I do not want the fomatting of file be affected in this conversion. Is there any tool to put every page in the pdf file as image in a DOC file. So when ...
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Word overriding display of hidden index text

I have several documents in Word2010 in which I have created an index. With the Display Hidden Text option set off, the XE entries in the text do not display - as you would expect. However, whenever ...
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Convert DOCX footnotes into HTML or plain text?

I have a Drupal installation and a bunch of DOCX files. Like--several years of Sunday sermons? I don't want to preserve 99% of the formatting, but they have footnotes. I don't particularly care HOW ...
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How can I split up a document into two by even and odd pages?

I would like to split up a text document into two documents where one contains only the odd pages and the other contains only the even pages. The document is a docx but the exact format is not ...
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Specifying image size when converting HTML to docx

I am using Pandoc to convert HTML to DOCX format. Everything works fine, but the resulting images are too big. If I resize them in input HTML nothing changes. I could resize the images with ...
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How do I print multiple DOCX files alphabetically?

I have a ZIP file that my PHP web application outputs. It contains merged DOCX files with user names for printing. The file structure is just like this: Adam Gray.docx Amanda Black.docx Benjamin ...
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Pixel-to-pixel conversion of .docx file to PDF

I am looking for some type of DOCX to PDF converter that can be used through the command line. I don't need any of the functionality of the original .docx to be preserved. I basically just want a ...
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Why can I open .docx with OpenOffice but not .odt with Word?

I am using Office 2007 and OpenOffice 3.3. I have to be able to open and save documents in both formats .docx and .odt. As .odt is an open format why can't Word open and save documents in that Format? ...
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Decrypt .docx file to view in OpenOffice.Org

I have been sent an encrypted .docx file as it contains confidential information, but I am on linux. I have the password, but OpenOffice.Org doesn't seem to even recognize that it is an encrypted ...
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Images in docx file move when I reopen the file with Libreoffice Writer

I'm using LibreOffice 4.0.0 to document my project, and I have a lot images in the document (.docx file). But, after I place the images in their correct location, save and close LibreOffice Writer ...
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Fitting images to document's margins in a docx file

I've got a docx file with many figures, all do not fit the margins of the document. I can manually adjust the sizes of the figures in the file, but would love to have some way to automate this ...
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Batch DOCX Renamer

Long story short I recovered alot of data deleted from a friends hard drive. I can organise MP3 and JPEGs no problem but I cant find a program that will use the Meta data of a DOCX file to rename ...
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How can I unlock a Microsoft .docx document?

I have a Microsoft .docx document that is locked down and can't even be viewed without the forgotten password. I'm wondering if there is an easy way to unlock it or get the computer to remember the ...
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Internet Explorer does not open docx files, saves them as zip

I have several docx documents on an Intranet for my work, but IE8 refuses to open them, instead only saving them as a zip (filename_docx.zip). This seems to be only an IE8 problem as both FF and ...
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How can I print to a .doc file?

I've used programs that add a PDF Printer to the print menu allowing me to output my printed document into a PDF document. I'd like to do the same thing but output to a .doc, docx or .rtf format. ...
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Which lightweight markup languages can be converted to *.docx?

I've been trying out different lightweight text markup languages such as org-mode and Markdown. Before making a decision on which one to use, which of these languages are known to be directly ...
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Word file converter that removes compatibility mode

I have a user who has a lot of files that need to be converted from .doc to docx. A fully batched process is not the right way to go but multiple files are needed. I think that a right-click in ...
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Which doc format should I use in LibreOffice if other users open it in MS Office

I often share documents with colleagues. I use LibreOffice (and OpenOffice). But my colleagues use Microsoft Office. My documents always look differently when opened in MS Office (.doc and .odt ...
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Identifying .doc/.docx files that contain images

I'm moving my notes to evernote. To this end I need to convert .doc/.docx files to rtf. The reason for this is that I have a script to import rtf into evernote. However, some of my .doc/.docx files ...
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re-zipped docx files don't open in Word

I've had success unzipping and examining the interior of a .docx file, but I can't seem to get the re-zipping to work properly. I've tried no compression (command line: zip -0r ...), the archive ...
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Word 2007 file too big

I have this novel I'm formatting. It has 37 images, most of them greyscale. They are all under 100 kb each. Most of them are under 50 kb. So I already know it's NOT the images. It's. Not. The. Images. ...
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Convert HTML to DOCX on linux

Is there a way to convert HTML to DOCX file on linux. I tried Converting HTML to odt, doc, docx, but did not find the right way to handle CSS while converting to DOCX.
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Command line tool to search docx file under ms dos or cygwin

Is there a command line tool that is able to search .docx file under MS DOS or Cygwin ? I have tried Grep, it's not working with .docx while working fine with .txt file. I know I could always ...
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Convert links to images to images in a .docx

I have converted a DOCX file to HTML using Microsoft Word 2010, now I want to do the vice versa, that is convert this HTML back to DOCX. But Microsoft Word doesn't include all the pictures in the DOCX ...
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Is there a way to convert MS 2010 Equation to Object in MS Equation 3.0?

I have a lot of equations (for faculty) written in MS Equation (button from right side) and saved it in .docx format. All good and the best until my professor told me that he has MS 2003 and I have ...
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Software recommendation to convert DOCX files to PDF on CentOS 5

I have a some DOCX files I want to convert to PDF. Is there a way to do this using CentOS 5.7 x64?
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Batch rename multiple bookmarks in Word .docx file

Is it possible to rename multiple bookmarks in standard Word 97-2003 doc file? I just finished a 400 page document, in Word 2010, with several hundred bookmarks that must be renamed and I definitely ...
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Moved Word 2007 .docx to a newly created “Word Docs” SUBfolder within Documents libary… now they won't open

The error box TITLE is wierdly the document's full path name, titled: "C:\Users\Me\Documents\Word Docs\file name.docx" with an error message inside the popup dialog box: "There was a problem sending ...
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Why doesn't LibreOffice handle .doc[x] files well [and will this be ever fixed]? [closed]

I've been using OpenOffice for years now then I switched to LibreOffice as soon as The Document Foundation released install binaries months ago. I must admit that I'm very satisfied because I can do ...
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Opening doc files as docx

I am using an application that currently can't handle Word 2007 or 2010 files. The application treats them as .doc files. This means when opening them from the application, Word treats it as .doc ...
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Microsoft Word Read-Only Document - Avoid Unwanted Tab Space

I have a read-only Microsoft Word (docx) document that has (in addition to explanatory read-only text) a few editable forms. In one of these forms, there are two columns. Each column has a ...
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How do I see the XML of my DOCX document?

I want to see my DOCX in its pure XML format. Various application like internet browsers and visual studio will open the file up in Word for me. I've also tried renaming the document to .xml ...
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Open Office \ Microsoft Word compatibility problems with paragraph directions

I'm trying to use Open Office (specifically, I tested LibreOffice 3.3) for writing documents, which should be shared with MS Word users. This documents include Hebrew text, that uses right to left ...
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DOCX to PDF conversion loses hyperlinks on Mac OS X

I have a DOCX file that I'm trying to export from Word to PDF, but any way I try this, the hyperlinks stop working. Both the native PDF "Save As.." option and Print → "Save as Adobe PDF..." that ...
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Office Live and LibreOffice 3.3 compat issue

I have a compatibility question. I am using Office Live to edit .docx files online. But when I download the .docx files down to my Macbook pro (running snow leopard) and I try to open the .docx file ...
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Can Word change the format of embedded images in a docx file?

I've got a Word document that's massively bloated due to some images embedded in the document being saved as 5-40 MB emf files instead of a jpg that takes up .1% of the size. Does Word have any built ...
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Bulk accept all changes in Microsoft Word 2010 (docx) files?

I have a few hundred Microsoft Word 2010 .docx files with revisions/changes. Is there a tool or method where I can accept all changes in all of these documents without manually opening each one, ...
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Convert docx to PDF [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: PDF creation software, for docx and odt How can I convert docx files to PDF format .Please give applications in both Linux and Windows platform
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What does the 'X' in .aspx, docx, xlsx, etc… represent? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What does X denotes in ASPX, DOCX, XLSX, PPTX etc? It's one of those things you just take for granted until one day someone asks you and you realize you can't answer it. ...
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What does X denotes in ASPX, DOCX, XLSX, PPTX etc?

Previously there were ASP, DOC, XLS, PPT etc and now ASPX, DOCX, XLSX, PPTX respectively. What does X denotes in ASPX, DOCX, XLSX, PPTX etc?