How to Open a WDB File in Word

If you have critical information stored in a Microsoft Works database file, it is possible to open it in MS Word 2007. Using a few simple steps, a file converter will magically transform your data into an easily edited Word file.

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You can convert a Works database document to MS Word 2007.

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Click on the MS Word shortcut icon.

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Click on the "Office" button.

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Select "Works 6.0-9.0" under the "Files of type" drop down box.

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Choose "Works 6.0-9.0."

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Select the file to open, then click "Open."

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Click the MS Office button, then select "Save As."

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Type file name, select "Save as type" from the drop down list, choose "Word document," and then select "Save."