DOCE File Extension

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Document Manager Encrypted Microsoft Word Document Format

What is DOCE file?

DOCE filename suffix is mostly used for Document Manager Encrypted Microsoft Word Document Format files. DOCE file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Windows system platform. Files with DOCE extension are categorized as Encoded Files files. The Encoded Files subset comprises 207 various file formats. The software recommended for managing DOCE files is Document Manager. On the official website of WonderFox Soft, Inc developer not only will you find detailed information about theDocument Manager software, but also about DOCE and other supported file formats.

Programs which support DOCE file extension

Programs that can handle DOCE files are as follows. Files with DOCE suffix can be copied to any mobile device or system platform, but it may not be possible to open them properly on target system.

Programs that support DOCE file

Updated: 01/26/2020

How to open file with DOCE extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening DOCE files on given system. What is important, all common issues related to files with DOCE extension can be resolved by the users themselves. The process is quick and doesn’t involve an IT expert. The list below will guide you through the process of addressing the encountered problem.

Step 1. Download and install Document Manager

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports DOCE files installed on the system. To address this issue, go to the Document Manager developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support DOCE files, classified according to system platforms for which they are available. One of the most risk-free method of downloading software is using links provided by official distributors. Visit Document Manager website and download the installer.

Step 2. Update Document Manager to the latest version

If the problems with opening DOCE files still occur even after installing Document Manager, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Document Manager is available. Software developers may implement support for more modern file formats in updated versions of their products. This can be one of the causes why DOCE files are not compatible with Document Manager. The most recent version of Document Manager is backward compatible and can handle file formats supported by older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate Document Manager Encrypted Microsoft Word Document Format files with Document Manager

If you have the latest version of Document Manager installed and the problem persists, select it as the default program to be used to manage DOCE on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

Selecting the first-choice application in Windows

  • Right-click the DOCE file and choose Open with option
  • Select Choose another app → More apps
  • To finalize the process, select Look for another app on this PC entry and using the file explorer select the Document Manager installation folder. Confirm by checking Always use this app to open DOCE files box and clicking OK button.

Selecting the first-choice application in Mac OS

  • From the drop-down menu, accessed by clicking the file with DOCE extension, select Information
  • Proceed to the Open with section. If its closed, click the title to access available options
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • A message window should appear informing that This change will be applied to all files with DOCE extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Ensure that the DOCE file is complete and free of errors

Should the problem still occur after following steps 1-3, check if the DOCE file is valid. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

1. The DOCE may be infected with malware – make sure to scan it with an antivirus tool.

If the DOCE is indeed infected, it is possible that the malware is blocking it from opening. Scan the DOCE file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. DOCE file is infected with malware? Follow the steps suggested by your antivirus software.

2. Verify that the DOCE file’s structure is intact

If the DOCE file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. During the copy process of the file errors may occurred rendering the file incomplete or corrupted. This could be the source of encountered problems with the file. If the DOCE file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Check if the user that you are logged as has administrative privileges.

Sometimes in order to access files user need to have administrative privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Document Manager Encrypted Microsoft Word Document Format file.

4. Check whether your system can handle Document Manager

If the system is under havy load, it may not be able to handle the program that you use to open files with DOCE extension. In this case close the other applications.

5. Check if you have the latest updates to the operating system and drivers

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Document Manager Encrypted Microsoft Word Document Format file. It may be the case that the DOCE files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

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