Open a Word for mac document in a pc windows environment
Posted on 2011-03-23
I have a file that was created in word for mac os X and want to open it in Word on a pc (I have office 2003 and 2010). The file originally had the docx extension (I've tried save as and renaming with a doc extension, that didn't help either), but when I try to open in Word 2010, I get a message stating, the file cannot be opened because there are problems with the content (it's a dialog box) and when I click OK in the dialog box, I get another box stating unreadable content was found in the document, and asks if I want to recover the contents of the document. When I click Yes to this message, I just get the first dialog box again. So, is there some way to open the word for mac doc on a pc, and is my main problem here corrupted content rather than platform?