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Old 02-20-2012, 12:49 PM   #1
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i am not able to open docx file in gedit in debian.what should i do?


i have my dataset in docx format.when i login debian and try to open it in gedit,its not opening.the model is not responding to my dataset.so i just wanted to know how to open a docx file in gedit.
 
Old 02-20-2012, 12:57 PM   #2
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Is installing LibreOffice an option? (That's what I would do to view/edit your DOCX file.)
 
Old 02-20-2012, 01:25 PM   #3
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gedit is an ASCII text editor like wordpad or notepad and not a word processor. It can not open word documents and as stated you need LibreOffice.
 
  


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