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When you double-click a Microsoft Works Word Processor document (.wps file) to try and open it, Microsoft Word starts does not open the document. Word opens with a blank document.
This issue may occur if Microsoft Windows does not properly associate .wps files with Word. Works Suite uses Microsoft Word as a word processor.
To resolve this issue, re-associate .wps files with Word. To do this, follow these steps.
Note Because there are several versions of Microsoft Windows, the following steps may be different on your computer. If they are, see your product documentation to complete these steps.
If you use Windows online Help, type associate a file with a program in the Windows Help Search box.
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