Word Perfect 12 document opening

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Word Perfect 12 document opening

Postby Kingsleystag61 » Wed Oct 03, 2012 8:28 pm

How can I open my old Word Perfect 12 files in Open Office? When I attempt to do so I get an O.O. note asking for character format which I cannot work past.
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Re: Word Perfect 12 document opening

Postby Hagar Delest » Wed Oct 03, 2012 8:32 pm

Hi and welcome to the forum!
The Word perfect filters were removed because of licensing issues. See this discussion Problem opening WPD files in OpenOffice 3.4 for a solution.

Please add '[Solved]' at the beginning of your first post title (edit button) if your issue has been fixed.
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Re: Word Perfect 12 document opening

Postby kbellis » Mon Dec 31, 2012 5:36 pm

FWIW - Whomever updates the OpenOffice wiki ought to correct this page while adding a link to the problem's solution using LibreOffice.
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