Re: Converting wps (large) file to Word or PDF.
Thanks. You know its an obvious one but one I hadnt thought of. Thanks again.
I will try it. But I have had problems opening smaller ones I think its
because its of JPEG scanned documents and not just pages done in the word
processor. But I will try another shot. Worse come to worse I will have to
redo all of them and save to PDF aswell. But I dont wnt to do that. Time and
it took ages to do it before. We will see
> "LVTravel" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> > "Johnny B. Safe" <JohnnyBSafe@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > news:F9268424-A9CF-40B6-8F61-B684B793142A@microsoft.com...
> >> I have only just got Office 2007 with WORD. And until now have been using
> >> WORKS. Most of my old wps files will easily convert to WORD / DOC. But I
> >> have
> >> got about 8 files which will not. I thin k its because they are too big
> >> and
> >> when I try to open them in word it crashes. Where as the smaller files do
> >> so
> >> and then I save them as the DOC file. These files arevery large becasue
> >> they
> >> contain about a hudred or more pages which each page contains a scanned
> >> jpeg
> >> file. they are aroud 100,000 KB. It was the only way for me at the time
> >> to
> >> have these. And it would take ages to redo them maually for word or to
> >> save
> >> as PDF which I can now do. When I try and paste to copy in WORD again it
> >> just
> >> crashes Too large.
> >> Does anyone know how I can convert these files? Without crahing the
> >> Program.
> >> Ive even tried pasting just a few pages but it just doesnt seem to wanrt
> >> to
> >> do it. Thank you for any useful reply.
> > If you still have Works installed, open the large file in Works and split
> > the file into two or more different files at some logical point. See if
> > they will open in Word. To split the file open in Works, delete the last
> > part, save under new name. Reload the original file and delete the first
> > part up to the place you deleted the last part and save UNDER A NEW
> > NAME......
> > Once in Word and working you may need to recreate the page numbering on
> > the second or last section if the original had page numbering since the
> > last parts will now start at page 1.
> .......PLEASE NOTE THE CORRECTION TO MY FIRST POST........
> Also you may try to do a File SaveAs in Works and choose the RTF format or
> the DOC format. Don't know if that will help reading the files in Word.