Word pad questions Tags: Configuration Document Windows 7 Last response: March 10, 2011 6:17 PM in Windows 7 Share wav62236 March 10, 2011 4:41:48 AM Hello, I am unable to open files on Word Pad; I get a document w unintelligable letters and numbers. I had been able to open PDF files w Adobe Acr. 9 but I believe inadvertly changed somtihng. Thank You More about : word pad questions sminlal a c 209 $ Windows 7 March 10, 2011 4:48:41 AM What type of documents are you trying to open? Most ".doc" files can only be opened by a full-blown word processor such MS Word or OpenOffice. m 0 l christiangordon March 10, 2011 2:22:55 PM word pad is for *.txt documents but can also open web based text. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer sminlal a c 209 $ Windows 7 March 10, 2011 6:17:55 PM christiangordon said:word pad is for *.txt documents but can also open web based text.Actually "Notepad" is the standard editor for ".txt" files. Wordpad's native format is ".rtf" (Rich Text Format) but it can also deal with simple ".doc" files. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Word Pad question Forum SolvedI Pad mini word processing? Forum Can't print documents in Word pad Forum I can open all my files but all my programs are coming up in word pad and i cant Forum How do i get rid of word pad Forum Where is word pad - I have a new laptop and have Word Start but can\'t find word Forum Word pad Forum Word pad instrusion Forum How do I uninstall word pad Forum In Word Pad how to set margins as default Forum Reinstall word pad Forum Word pad on windows Forum Word pad language Forum Abc spell check in word pad Forum Cant Print from MS WORD or Note pad. Forum can not open doc files in word pad Forum word pad Forum Word Pad vs Note Pad Forum word pad error message Forum Can not open old Word Pad Doc. since SP2 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !