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How to open a file with .docx extension?
File type: Document file type
Compatible with Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP
Searching for the right program to open .docx files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.
What is .docx file extension?

.docx is a file extension for documents created using Microsoft Word Processor called “WORD or MS Word”. Microsoft word is word processor with desktop publishing capabilities. The .doc files can contain formatted text, images, tables, graphs, charts, page formatting, and print settings. It is the default file extension used by Microsoft Word Versions 2007 onwards. Prior to Microsoft Word the default extension was .doc. Important: .docx files cannot be opened with MS Word versions prior to 2007. The only way to open the newer file extensions with older versions of MS Word is to use a Microsoft Compatibility Pack. This however has limitations. Not all older versions can use the compatibility pack


Windows Desktop Software that can be used to open .docx files:
Microsoft Word 2007 onwards version, Microsoft Word Viewer, File Viewer Lite, Microsoft Word 2013, Corel WordPerfect X7, Apache OpenOffice, Hancom ThinkFree Office Write, Kingsoft Writer, LibreOffice.

Mac OS Software that can be used to open .docx files:
Apache OpenOffice, Apple Pages, Microsoft Word For Mac, Microsoft Word 2011, Apple Pages 5.2, Planamesa NeoOffice, Hancom ThinkFree Office Write, LibreOffice, Apple Preview.

Android Software that can be used to open .docx files:
Microsoft Office Mobile, Office Suite, Polaris Office, Kingsoft WPS Office for Android , Infraware Polaris Office, Google Drive, MobiSystems OfficeSuite Pro.

Windows Mobile Software that can be used to open .docx files:
Office 365 (Preinstalled).

iOS Software that can be used to open .docx files:
Microsoft Word, Polaris Office.

Linux Software that can be used to open .docx files:
Apache OpenOffice, Hancom ThinkFree Office Write, LibreOffice.