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Converting WordPerfect files with mail-merge logic to .docx

I am working with a large number of .frm and .wpd WordPerfect files and I am trying to convert them to .docx while retaining all of the mail-merge logic. Saving the files as .docx within WordPerfect ...
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How to select text so I can delete the same spaces vertically in a rectangle of text?

In WordPerfect X5 you can "select a rectangle" and then remove a column of text/spaces out of that rectangle of text. Can you do that in Word 2016??
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How to diagnose compatibility issues that work in Windows 7 but not in Wndows 10

So, I've got a mother-in-law who loves WordPerfect 11 (Eleven shall be the version of WP, and the version of WP shall be eleven. Do not continue to WP12, and WPX3 is right out). Unfortunatly, since ...
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Getting Wordperfect 9 .wpd file associations to work under Windows 10

If I start a .wpd file Wordperfect 9 starts but does not load the file. An error pops up saying "An error occurred when sending commands to the program". The file itself opens ok from WP, it looks ...
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Obtain all wordperfect overstrike characters in document for conversion to unicode

I am working on liberating a dictionary written in wordperfect 5 to plain text. Ideally I'll end up with a UTF-8 file with each entry on its own line and the fields delimited by tabs, but I digress. ...
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How do I batch convert WP51 files?

How can I batch convert hundreds WordPerfect 5.1 files to simpler format such as RTF or TXT?
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I need to batch convert Word (.doc) to Word Perfect documents (.wpd)

Everything I have found so far is going the other direction and few specifics. I need to convert approximately a hundred Word documents into WordPerfect documents. It has been more than a decade ...
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Is there a way of getting WordPerfect Reveal Codes in Word 2010?

I really like the Reveal Codes function in WordPerfect. Are there any free add-ins that can add this functionality to Word 2010?
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hp laserjet p2035 won't print second page of booklets

I bought WordPerfect X5 and installed it on both of my computers. The tower was running Windows XP and my laptop has Windows 7. Prior to X5 I was using WordPerfect 11 on both my tower and laptop ...
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I need to batch convert Word Perfect documets (.wpd) to word (.doc)

If I do a save as from word perfect, the formatting is retained, and everything is all good. if I try and open the files in Word 2007, the tables get all screwed up and there are some issues with the ...
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Reading PFS First Choice and Word Perfect 5 files in an XP or Windows 98 environment

My priest has 3 computers, Windows 3.1, Windows 98 and Windows XP. Recently his power supply blew out on his Windows 3.1 computer and he needs to get to the data on the hard drive. He's looking into ...
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How to get WordPerfect 5.1 working under Vista?

Wordperfect 5.1 (for DOS) doesn't work without modification under Vista. How can I get it to work (as well as possible) under Windows Vista?