MS Word 2010 - How to change the default Zoom when opening.

We are running Office 2010 on a Windows 7 workstation.

When a user opens an attachemnt, or any Word doc the zoom is defaulted to 100%. I need this to force all zooms to 200% (or page with width would be prefered).

How can I do thia without the user having to set it everytime?

Thank You!!!
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Create the following auto Macros:

Sub AutoOpen()
ActiveWindow.View.Type = 3 'print layout
ActiveWindow.View.Zoom.Percentage = 200
End Sub
Sub AutoNew()
ActiveWindow.View.Type = 3 'print layout
ActiveWindow.View.Zoom.Percentage = 200
End Sub

More info on Auto Macros:

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