Forgotten password in MS Word 97

Posted on 1998-01-13
Last Modified: 2012-06-21
I created a short list of passwords and saved in a Word 97 doc file and password protected the file. I've forgotten the password. How can I retrieve this file?
Question by:wolos

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I know two companies doing crackers for these type of files:


Both companies say that they are able to crack password up to version 7 (and Word 97 is version 8 I believe)

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Try opening the document in an normal text viewer.

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ckezema earned 20 total points
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check out this website for a Word Password Cracker...

hope this helps...


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