Uneditable Text Document

  websurfowen 10:31 05 Aug 06
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Microsoft Office Document Imaging File

I have a documment that i first typed when i first bought my computer. I can not longer open it in word, it just apears as symbols but in notepad so of the text is visible. What can i do to open this document and edit it

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:40 05 Aug 06

right Click file - properties- make sure read only is unticked.

  websurfowen 10:54 05 Aug 06

Yes, I have tried it with it being unticked and ticked and it still does not work. Below is what it is saying


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This is just some. As you can see the last line shows words. Only some of the document is being dispalyed using notepad

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:42 05 Aug 06

Highlight it all and try changing the Font.

  billyliv 12:17 05 Aug 06

Hi, what word processor did you use when you first typed it? and what word processor are you using now.

  Wak 12:25 05 Aug 06

What is the extension of the file??
Is it a .DOC or a .TXT file or is it an image file, .BMP, JPG, or .TIG ?????
Or any other kind of file???

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