How to make an Open Office Word Proccessor Document file compatible with MS Word

Open Office  is a free word processing program which is very similar to MS Word. Open Office is usually preinstalled on Ubuntu, Fedora, and other Linux OS by default. In this tutorial, you will learn how to save files as .doc files, so people who use Microsoft Word can open your files.

1. Go to Applications> Office>OpenOffice Word Processor

Go to Applications> Office>OpenOffice Word Processor 

2. Click on File >Save as

File > Save AS

3. Type a file name and expand the File type menu

Expand File Type Drop Down Menu

4. Find and click on Microsoft Word 97/2000/XP (.doc) and click save.

 Microsoft Word 97/2000/XP (.doc)

5. Click on Keep Current Format button.

Click on Keep Current Format button

6. Now your document title should have a .doc extension.

Now your document should have a .doc extension