Vista Home Premium doesn't like Word 2002

  Spiny 23:02 03 Jul 08

I have installed Works Suite 2006 on my Vista Home Premium computer. Everything works fine apart from Word 2002. I am unable to open Word by clicking on document files. If I double click on a document file in Explorer nothing happens. If I right click and select Open With, and then click on wordicon, nothing happens. I am also unable to launch Word from the Works Suite program launcher. I can open Word, no problem, and it appears to work fine, but to edit a document I have to search for it from within Word, which is often inconvient. I have un-installed the suite, and re-installed it, but the problem still persists. Does anyone know if there is a fix for this issue?

  Clapton is God 16:54 04 Jul 08

Have a look at this click here

If I understand it correctly, Works Suite 2006 is otherwise known as MS Works 8.5.

It seems that only MS Works 9.0 is fully compatible with Vista.

  Spiny 09:55 07 Jul 08

Many thanks for that. Guess an upgrade is called for.

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