Did you find or received DOC file and your computer failed to open it? Below we will explain what is DOC file extension and how you can open it.
The .DOC file extension identifies Microsoft Word documents. Microsoft Word is a leading word processor, developed by Microsoft and which forms part of their Office suite of office productivity software. To open .DOC files you can use Microsoft Word itself, or certain other applications such as OpenOffice.org, StarOffice, AbiWord or KWord.
In most cases your computer should know what software program should be used to open different file types and extensions like DOC. When you double click on the DOC file format, it should open with appropriate software program. If you downloaded or received DOC files for the first time and your system failed to open it then try free file viewers available on the internet after doing enough research not to fall prey to malware.
Finally, if Windows is unable to open file extension DOC you may have registry related errors or may not have the appropriate program installed. We strongly recommend that you run a registry scan.
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