Re: Can JAWS damage Word files?

  • From: Anna K Byrne <annakb@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 08 Mar 2004 18:48:01 -0600

Often the problem with Word, when it doesn't open at all, is, 
the template Word uses to format new files.  Doing a search for 
may find a number of files with that name.  The size of the one on my 
computer right now is 26k.  By looking at the size of your and 
the date of the last modification, you can see whether it might be the 

A friend contacted me March 3 because her Word wouldn't open.  Her was 327k, last modified March 2. Overlaying her 327k version of 
the file with my 26,k version  solved the problem.  Copying things into 
word like pictures and e-mails can trash the  Apparently these 
types of files can include characters that totally befuddle the template.

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