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Windows 7: Registry policy setting - can't open old word versions

08 Mar 2011   #11

Windows 7 x64

Microsoft’s help forum was not helpful at all. Your instructions worked perfectly first try! Thank you very much!

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13 Jun 2013   #12
sunitha jeevan

vista 64 bits

It worked for me also... thankx
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31 Jul 2013   #13

window xp 32 bit
YAAAAAAAA its working goooood

Super its working goooooooooooood
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15 Aug 2013   #14

Windows 7 Professional x64

I'll add to the happy chorus, yaaaaaaa, it works!!! And I echo Bakshara (Mar 08, 2011.) Thank you!
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04 Nov 2014   #15

windows 7 64

Thanks man, I spent long time finding something useful !
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20 Dec 2014   #16

windows 7 32 bit

Your link has solved my problem in a and I am very happy to be able to access my very old Word files from the 1990's once again. Than you very much.
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10 Jan 2018   #17

Windows 7 64
Late Gratitude

Thanks for the walk-through on how to enrich the registry - creating the keys did the trick. Now I am able to view 25 (in words: twenty-five-) year-old Word documents!
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10 Feb 2018   #18

dows 7 Ultimate x64
All I tried before failed

But your office security.reg worked for me too, instead. FANTASTIC! Thanks so much
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