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Open DOC file extension

File Type: (Text file)

Compatible with (WinXP, Vista and Win7)

Home Find file extension (eg.: .doc,.png)

File extension errors generally occur when the appropriate program is not installed in your system or your registry may be corrupt. You can either

Notes about the .DOC file extension:

.DOCDOC is a file extension for word processing document developed by Microsoft Word, a word processor bundled with all versions of Microsoft Office. A word processor contains formatted text, images, tables, graphs, charts, page formatting, and print settings. It is the older version of DOCX file extension. Microsoft Word 2007 saves documents with a .DOCX extension. File extension errors generally occur when the appropriate program is not installed in your system. Scan your system to identify and fix DOC file extension errors.

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Detailed information for file extension DOC :

Primary association: Word

Company: Microsoft Corporation

Mime type: application/msword [official]
application/doc, appl/text, application/vnd.msword, application/, application/winword, application/word, application/x-msw6, application/x-msword

Identifying characters Hex: D0 CF 11 E0 A1 B1 1A E1 00 , ASCII:

Program ID: Word.Document.6 , Word.Document.8 , WordDocument , WordPad.Document.1

Reference: DOC on Wikipedia , view more extensions

Related links: Free Microsoft Viewer ,Jarte Word Processor , ,TextMaker Viewer ,Zoho Viewer (Web Viewer)

File type DOC's association with other applications are:

  • DeskMate (Document)

    DeskMate was a software application that provided an operating environment that competed with early versions of Microsoft Windows. It originally was made for Tandy's TRS-DOS Operating System and for their TRS-80 line of computers, but eventually shifted to PC. The identifying characters used for this association are - Hex: 0D 44 4F 43 , ASCII: DOC Related links: Wikipedia DeskMate Page

  • DisplayWrite 4 File
  • Document or Documentation

    Sometimes an ASCII text file.

  • FrameMaker/FrameBuilder (Document) by Adobe Systems Incorporated

    The Mime types used with this association are: application/vnd.framemaker, application/x-maker, application/x-framemaker, application/x-fm.

  • Interleaf Document Format

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