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Old 10-25-2006, 07:59 PM   #1
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Making OpenOffice Writer defult .doc application

When I open a .doc file, an office convertor that came with DSL opens up. How do I change the defult application to OpenOffice.

I have Damn Small Linux installed on my hard disk, and I have searched the fourm and wiki.

Old 10-26-2006, 03:30 PM   #2
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How do you "open" the .doc file?
Old 10-26-2006, 04:40 PM   #3
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I figured it out, thanks!

Last edited by buckdog; 10-26-2006 at 05:16 PM.


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