Files with the .docx extension can be opened with Microsoft Word 2007 or later on Windows machines and Word 2008 or later Mac OSX systems. The open-source application Open Office can also open .docx files. Freeware text viewers, such as TextMaker by SoftMaker, also open .docx files.
Some free online file conversion sites can convert .docx files into other formats, such as .doc files. The .docx extension is the Microsoft Office Open XML format, and it replaced the previous .doc used by older versions of Microsoft Word. Versions of Microsoft Word prior to 2007 cannot open files with a .docx extension.Learn More
A CFM file is a ColdFusion Markup file and is a simple text file, meaning it can be opened with any text editing software. CFM files are used and opened by Adobe ColdFusion, a commercial Web application development platform. However, you have to buy this software.Full Answer >
Solvusoft explains that a PRN file or file with a ".prn" extension includes the contents of a document to be printed and instructions for the printer. If one opens it with a Windows editor, an encrypted page typically appears. Instead, one can use notepad.Full Answer >
An SCR file is a script file that can be opened with programs that can edit scripts, such as AutoCAD or a text editor. SCR files are typically associated with screensaver files.Full Answer >
An *.ods file may be opened with either Microsoft Excel or Apache OpenOffice applications. The file type *.ods refers to an OpenDocument spreadsheet.Full Answer >