Re: Urgent Help Needed! - Word Doc not opening

Subject: Re: Urgent Help Needed! - Word Doc not opening
From: Meg Halter <aiki4us -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 26 Feb 2001 06:40:40 -0800 (PST)

Tara English-Sweeney [tesweeney -at- novadigm -dot- com]writes

This morning, I'm trying to open the document and am receiving
the following message:
The document name or path is not valid. Try these suggestions.
* Check the file permissions for the document or drive.
* Use the File Open dialog box to loace the document.

I've tried the above, as well as copying and pasting the doc
elsewhere, renaming it, opening it in WordPad. Nothing works.
Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated
Ouch, Tara, no fun!

Have you tried opening the file in Word, choosing "recover text
from any file" from the "files of type" drop down menu? If it
works, you'll lose ALL formatting, but at least you'll have the

Hope this helps. Good luck.

-- Meg

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