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NOTE: The information in this article applies to the Japanese version%3 of Word 2000.
When you open a Word 95 document in Word 2000, the file type is changed to "Word Document" from "Word 6.0/95 Document".
This problem caused by a malfunction of the save process in Word 2000.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Office 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/276367/EN-US/ )OFF2000: How to Obtain the Latest Office 2000 Service Pack
To work around this problem, do one of the following:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Microsoft Office 2000 Service Pack 2.