Open DOC file

The most common choise: Document from Microsoft Word (version before 2007)

How to open Document from Microsoft Word (version before 2007) .doc files

doc file icon Have you had trouble opening the doc file on your computer? What are doc files? We explain what they are and recommend software that we know will open them.

What is doc file?

The .doc file extension is typically associated with text documents made in the Microsoft Word word processor before the 2007 version. 

Document from Microsoft Word (version before 2007) description

Microsoft Word documents use a .doc file before the 2007 version.

This file type contains text, images, tables, graphs, charts, page formatting, and print settings. It was the primary format used for text documents in Word until it was replaced by .docx in Word 2007 and later versions. However, .doc files can still be opened and edited in newer versions of Microsoft Word.

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Microsoft Word

One of the most popular word processor program from Microsoft Office suite

Microsoft Word for Mac

A Mac version of the popular word processing application

Microsoft Office

One of the most popular and powerful office suites on market

Office 365

Subscription-based service for Microsoft Office applications

There are other DOC filename extensions with the same .doc suffix

doc - Document file

A doc file extension is used throughout the time by many various applications for their document files.

What file extension actually is?

Simply put, file extensions are the characters after the dot in the computer file name, so for example document-name.pdf has file extension „pdf“. This helps Windows to identify which program should be used to open the file.

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Our database contains a huge list of different file extensions, usually with detailed description and programs that can be used to open or otherwise work with that particular file type.

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