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"My solution is Open Office. I don't use this package for document production as it has not yet reached the stage of Cocoa-likeness that it can act like a Mac Application. However, it almost always displays even very complex .doc documents just fine. Interestingly it will not open a .doc document that has a password. And, of course, you can't translate back into .rtf as the table, footnote, and header formatting will not survive the translation."

 (Submitted by Noel Sun Jun 20, 2004 )


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