How to open file with DOCX extension?

Basic information about DOCX file

File DOCX is one of the files of the Text Files category. Its full name is Microsoft Word Open XML Document . File format DOCX was created by Microsoft. If you arrived here, you are probably looking for programs that will help you support this particular file extension. In the further part of this page you will find a list of programs that support file DOCX sorted by operating systems. If our database contains information about converting a DOCX file, you will definitely find it here.
DOCX file description

Microsoft Word versions from 2007 onwards use different type of document file type to save word documents. The extension used for this file type is known as .DOCX. This extension is based on new file format which is known as XML (Extensible Markup Language).

This file type is also used by other MS Office applications like Excel and PowerPoint. The documents, worksheets or templates saved through MS Office version 2007 or later use .DOCX file extension. .DOCX file type falls in category of document file types which use XML file format. This file format allows .DOCX file to use markup for data organization.

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Programs that support DOCX file

Conversion of a DOCX file
When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the DOCX extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of DOCX file conversion to a different format.
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the DOCX file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
What else may cause problems?
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the DOCX file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the DOCX file may be incorrectly linked (associated) with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this link by yourself. To do this, right-click on the DOCX file # that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the DOCX file should be solved forever.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the DOCX file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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