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Replacement for MS Works

By johnlav ·
I used Works for years without a problem, now on my Windows 7 machine I can only buy Ms Office or use Open Office. Open Office has worked fine but it has started crashing every time I try to use it. I have reloaded OO several times, tried alternate download sites but nothing helps. I don't need all the bells and whistles that are in OO or MS Office. Theit must be a simpler solution for my write and spread sheet needs.

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The only Win7 machine I have is an older notebook,

by wizard57m_cnet Moderator In reply to Replacement for MS Works

and it is 32 bit not 64. Never had any problems with MS Works on it...I've also
got Office 2007. So I don't have a lot of experience with alternatives. I have
used AbiWord for word processing, but as far as spreadsheets, I've had almost
no experience outside Excel and the Works Spreadsheet of late.
Try reposting this in the Q&A section, maybe soneone there will have a better

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