Prob a Stupid Question

Discussion in 'General Mac Discussion' started by Parrothead DNC, Jan 13, 2004.

  1. Parrothead DNC macrumors newbie

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    #1
    I have a friend who was using word in classic mode and just upgaded to office v.x How can he change the default so when he clicks on a .doc it opens in the new version. it is still opening in old version.

    thanks
     
  2. Darwin macrumors 65816

    Darwin

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    #2
    OK

    Go to one of the word files that you have

    select it and press Cmd + I or just select Get Info from the File Menu

    In the Get Info section choose "Opens with" select the new Word (X) and press change all

    That should do the trick!
     
  3. Parrothead DNC thread starter macrumors newbie

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    Thanks, he laughed at me for going to a forum to get the answer, but he laughs no more!
     

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