Open .docx file Extension

File Type : Document file type

Compatible with: (Mac OSX 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12)

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ExtensionSmallImg What is .docx file?

.docx is a file extension for documents created using Microsoft Word Processor called “WORD or MS Word”. Microsoft word is word processor with desktop publishing capabilities. The .doc files can contain formatted text, images, tables, graphs, charts, page formatting, and print settings. It is the default file extension used by Microsoft Word Versions 2007 onwards. Prior to Microsoft Word the default extension was .doc. Important: .docx files cannot be opened with MS Word versions prior to 2007. The only way to open the newer file extensions with older versions of MS Word is to use a Microsoft Compatibility Pack. This however has limitations. Not all older versions can use the compatibility pack

Recommended Software Programs to open .docx file

Apple Mac OS X:
  • Apache OpenOffice
  • Apple Pages
  • Microsoft Word For Mac
  • Microsoft Word 2011
  • Apple Pages 5.2
  • Planamesa NeoOffice
  • Hancom ThinkFree Office Write
  • LibreOffice
  • Apple Preview
Apple iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch devices):
  • Microsoft Word
  • Polaris Office
Google Android:
  • Microsoft Office Mobile
  • Office Suite
  • Polaris Office
  • Kingsoft WPS Office for Android
  • Infraware Polaris Office
  • Google Drive
  • MobiSystems OfficeSuite Pro
Microsoft Windows:
  • Microsoft Word 2007 onwards version
  • Microsoft Word Viewer
  • File Viewer Lite
  • Microsoft Word 2013
  • Corel WordPerfect X7
  • Apache OpenOffice
  • Hancom ThinkFree Office Write
  • Kingsoft Writer
  • LibreOffice
Windows Mobile:
  • Office 365 (Preinstalled)
  • Apache OpenOffice
  • Hancom ThinkFree Office Write
  • LibreOffice