DOCMHTML File Extension

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Microsoft Word MIME HTML Document
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What is DOCMHTML file?

DOCMHTML is a file extension commonly associated with Microsoft Word MIME HTML Document files. Microsoft Word MIME HTML Document specification was created by Microsoft. DOCMHTML file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Mac OS, Windows system platform. Files with DOCMHTML extension are categorized as Web Files files. The Web Files subset comprises 303 various file formats. Microsoft Word supports DOCMHTML files and is the most frequently used program to handle such files, yet 1 other tools may also be used. On the official website of Microsoft Corporation developer not only will you find detailed information about theMicrosoft Word software, but also about DOCMHTML and other supported file formats.

Programs which support DOCMHTML file extension

Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open DOCMHTML files divided into 2 categories according to system platform supported. Files with DOCMHTML extension, just like any other file formats, can be found on any operating system. The files in question may be transferred to other devices, be it mobile or stationary, yet not all systems may be capable of properly handling such files.

Programs that support DOCMHTML file

How to open file with DOCMHTML extension?

Problems with accessing DOCMHTML may be due to various reasons. Fortunately, most common problems with DOCMHTML files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. We have prepared a listing of which will help you resolve your problems with DOCMHTML files.

Step 1. Get the Microsoft Word

The most common reason for such problems is the lack of proper applications that supports DOCMHTML files installed on the system. To address this issue, go to the Microsoft Word developer website, download the tool, and install it. It is that easy Above you will find a complete listing of programs that support DOCMHTML 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 Microsoft Word website and download the installer.

Step 2. Verify the you have the latest version of Microsoft Word

If the problems with opening DOCMHTML files still occur even after installing Microsoft Word, it is possible that you have an outdated version of the software. Check the developer’s website whether a newer version of Microsoft Word is available. It may also happen that software creators by updating their applications add compatibility with other, newer file formats. The reason that Microsoft Word cannot handle files with DOCMHTML may be that the software is outdated. All of the file formats that were handled just fine by the previous versions of given program should be also possible to open using Microsoft Word.

Step 3. Assign Microsoft Word to DOCMHTML files

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate DOCMHTML files with latest version of Microsoft Word you have installed on your device. The next step should pose no problems. The procedure is straightforward and largely system-independent

Change the default application in Windows

  • Clicking the DOCMHTML with right mouse button will bring a menu from which you should select the Open with option
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • Finally select Look for another app on this PC, point to the folder where Microsoft Word is installed, check the Always use this app to open DOCMHTML files box and conform your selection by clicking OK button

Change the default application in Mac OS

  • By clicking right mouse button on the selected DOCMHTML file open the file menu and choose Information
  • Find the Open with option – click the title if its hidden
  • 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 DOCMHTML extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection.

Step 4. Check the DOCMHTML for errors

You closely followed the steps listed in points 1-3, but the problem is still present? You should check whether the file is a proper DOCMHTML file. It is probable that the file is corrupted and thus cannot be accessed.

1. Verify that the DOCMHTML in question is not infected with a computer virus

If the file is infected, the malware that resides in the DOCMHTML file hinders attempts to open it. Scan the DOCMHTML file as well as your computer for malware or viruses. If the DOCMHTML file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Check whether the file is corrupted or damaged

Did you receive the DOCMHTML file in question from a different person? Ask him/her to send it one more time. It is possible that the file has not been properly copied to a data storage and is incomplete and therefore cannot be opened. If the DOCMHTML file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Ensure that you have appropriate access rights

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Switch to an account that has required privileges and try opening the Microsoft Word MIME HTML Document file again.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run Microsoft Word

The operating systems may note enough free resources to run the application that support DOCMHTML files. Close all running programs and try opening the DOCMHTML file.

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Latest versions of programs and drivers may help you solve problems with Microsoft Word MIME HTML Document files and ensure security of your device and operating system. It may be the case that the DOCMHTML files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

Conversion of a DOCMHTML file

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