There are multiple was to open a Word document. You can browse to and double click the document. You can use the File | Open comment within Word. You can also use the My Recent Documents list.

There should be an image here!Did you know that you can open multiple files at once, instead of having to open each document separately? You can open multiple files using the steps described below:

  1. Within Word, click the Microsoft Office button and click Open.
  2. From the Open window, hold down the CTRL key and click each file you want to open.
  3. Click Open.

This tip works with most Office application so you can use it to open multiple presentations, spreadsheets, etc.

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