1.    20 Dec 2016 #1
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    can not open word document


    I just upgraded office 2007 to office 2016. On all of my fils that I made with my older version can be opened with 2016. But if I create a new document with Word 2016 and save it, when I try to open it a message pops up telling me that this is valid only with installed products. When I open it, I do have the option to "open with". I can choose 2016 and it opens. When the option "open with" comes up I would think that there would be another choice that says "always" open with but it doesn't. So nest time I have to go through the same steps to open it.This happens only with Word but not Excel. My OS is windows 10.
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  2.    20 Dec 2016 #2
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    Have you checked Control Panel, Default Programs to see if Word is set for .doc and .docx files?
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  3.    20 Dec 2016 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by Berton View Post
    Have you checked Control Panel, Default Programs to see if Word is set for .doc and .docx files?
    Thank you, Berton. That took care of it.
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  4.    20 Dec 2016 #4
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    You're welcome.
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