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Mac 10.5.8 office 2011 writing and open files from 2008 r2 server

Posted on 2013-01-18
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Hello,
I have a Mac with OS 10.5.8 with office 2011 and office 2008
when I try and open a file on my windows 2008 r2 server with word 2011 I get an error
saying Word cannot open this document.

if I open the same file with word 2008 I do not have this problem

I also have a new mac that was bought 1 week ago that has word 2011 and on that Mac  word 2011 works fine.

any suggestions on how to get office 2011 to work on the older Mac?
Thanks
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by:schaps
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Is this a particular file you can't open or any Office file?
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by:inforsystems
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Hello schaps,

I can not open any office file, from the server, if I copy the file to my desktop I can open it fine. any other program for example indesign has no problem opening files directly from the server.

Regards
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inforsystems earned 0 total points
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Hello Closing this ticket replaced system with new mac so not an issue anymore
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not an issue anymore
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