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Open .doc prompts to saveas 2007 docx

Last Modified: 2012-06-21
Hello all.... I just managed to fix my Wsus server, which then went on to pump out around 50 updates to clients....

I have tested this on a few machines, and one of the updates has changed the .doc file association from Word 2003, to something called: "microsoft open XML converter"

Now when I open a doc, it prompts me with a saveas box..... For this machine, I can easily change the file association back... But there are 300 more that will start updating next week!

I do have the Office 2007 file support installed across the network.... and there were around 8 office 2007 updates... so I presume its one of those that caused this?

has anyone seen this before...?

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