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Microsoft Word 97 and Word 2000 do not include a filter for importing HPGL format graphics files. However, a 32-bit HPGL filter now available from Microsoft Product Support Services can be used with all 32-bit versions of Microsoft Word.
This file is supplied to let you import HPGL graphics files into Word 97 or later versions (or any other program that uses the common 32-bit graphics filters).
The HPGL filter does not ship with Word 97 or later versions.
The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Hpgl32.exeFor additional 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 to prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/119591/EN-US/ )How to Obtain Microsoft Support Files from Online Services
This HPGL filter has been tested to also work in the following international versions of Microsoft Word 97 for Windows:
Installing the FilterTo install the updated HPGL filter, follow these steps:
File Name File Date File Size --------------------------------------------------- Hpglim32.flt 07/20/95 243,712 bytes
Editing the Hpgl.reg FileNOTE: Follow these steps only if you copy the Hpglim32.flt file to a different location other than the following:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Grphflt
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