Help - what is the best program to view word doc email attachments ?

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  1. cjparker

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    Hi, I'm new to both iPad 2 & the forum.
    I tried opening the attachment in Evernote, but it keeps crashing, any suggestions?
     
  2. Jockscrap

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    Welcome to the forum.

    I use Pages. I've never had a problem opening, reading and sending Word docs using this app.
     
  3. Gabriel1

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    Hi there and welcome.

    If you only want to view, you can use the Office To PDF app, it creates a PDF file from any office doc and then you can view in a multitude of apps.

    There is lots of good advice and info on here plus plenty of members all too willing to help with any problems.

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    Hi and welcome to the Forum. Enjoy!!

    Sent from my iPad using iPF
     
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    GoodReader should be able to view them, if they are not too exotic.

    However you will need an app like Pages, Documents 2 Go, or another to edit them. Here are a couple of reviews by forum members thta cover the most popular Office compatible apps.


    Compare iWorks, Office 2 HD, Documents to Go, QuickOffice by richsdams
    http://www.ipadforums.net/new-member-introductions-site-assistance/22431-hi-all.html

    Office Apps Comparison by RedCoil (details and examples, very long)
    http://www.ipadforums.net/iwork-forum/36629-office-app-comparison.html
     

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