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The Office File Converter Pack is the latest converter pack and the only converter pack that is available for Microsoft Office products. The Office File Converter Pack installs additional text converters and graphics (image) filters that are not included with the programs that are listed in the "Applies To" section. The Office File Converter Pack can be useful when you use Microsoft Office in a mixed environment that includes earlier versions of Office and other programs, including Office for the Macintosh and third-party productivity programs.
This article describes how to download and install the Office File Converter Pack. This article contains a complete listing of all the text converters and graphic (image) filters that are available in the Office File Converter Pack.
Note The Microsoft Office XP version, the Microsoft Office 2000 version, and the Microsoft Office 97 for Windows version of the Office Converter Pack have been discontinued and are no longer available. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/822346/ )Converter Packs for Office XP, Office 2000, and Office 97 are superseded by the Office 2003 Converter Pack
How to download and to install the Office File Converter PackThe Office File Converter Pack is available as an individual download. It is also included with the Microsoft Office 2003 Resource Kit Tools.
To install the Office File Converter Pack, use one of the following methods.
Method 1: Download the Oconvpck.exe packageDownload and install Oconvpck.exe. The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Download the Oconvpck.exe. package now.
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(http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/office-2003-resource-kit/office-converter-pack-available-as-a-separate-download-HA001151363.aspx)For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/119591/ )How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
Method 2: Download the Office Resource KitWhen you download and install the Microsoft Office 2003 Resource Kit, the Office File Converter Pack is copied to your computer by the Microsoft Office 2003 Resource Kit Setup program. You must install the Office File Converter Pack separately.
Summary of converters and filtersWhen you install the Microsoft Office Converter Pack, only the converters and the filters that are appropriate for your version of Office are made available for installation.
Text convertersThe following text converters are installed by the Microsoft Office Converter Pack for the version of Office that you have installed:
Image filtersThe following image filters are available to install from the Microsoft Office Converter Pack, based on the version of the Office program that you have installed:
Additional Setup informationThe Office Converter Pack Setup will copy the text converter files and the image converter files to the following default locations:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\TextConv\Image converters:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Grphflt\The Microsoft Office Converter Pack registers its installed text converters and image converters in the following registry locations:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Text ConvertersImage converters:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Graphics Filters
For more information about the Office File Converter Pack, visit the following Microsoft web site:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/ork2003/HA011513581033.aspxFor more information about the Office 2003 Resource Kit Tools, visit the following Microsoft web site
Article ID: 212265 - Last Review: August 29, 2012 - Revision: 11.0
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