How can I open a word document sent to me in Hotmail?

by on February 20, 2012

Q: If I am working with Hotmail on Windows Live, how do I open an attachment that was sent as Windows Word doc?


2 Responses to “How can I open a word document sent to me in Hotmail?”
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    You should be able to click the attachment in your email and save the file. Once the file is saved you should be able to open the document.

     
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    … As a followup to Jselden’s comment. It is required that you have Microsoft word installed. If you do not have the application you can download the viewer for free at the following URL. http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=4