Open a WordPerfect document in Word

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You can use Word to open a document that was created in WordPerfect 5.x or 6.x.

Important: If you make changes to the document, you cannot save it as a WordPerfect document.

Open a WordPerfect document in Word 2016, 2013, or 2010

  1. Click File on the ribbon or Menu, and then click Open. You may have to click browse first to get the Open dialog.

  2. In the Open dialog box, select WordPerfect 5.x or WordPerfect 6.x.

  3. Click the file, and then click Open.

Open a WordPerfect document in Word 2007

  1. Click the Microsoft Office Button Office button image , and then click Open.

  2. In the Open dialog box, select WordPerfect 5.x or WordPerfect 6.x.

  3. Click the file, and then click Open.

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