1. Open Word document
Select the "File" menu (1). Then, click "Open" (2).
2. Select Word document
The default file type filter displays all documents recognized as text files (1). Simply click to select your Word document (2). Click "Open" to load it without conversion. Note the live preview that gives you an impression of what your document will look like (3).
3. Edit document
You can now edit the document through TextMaker which is part of Ashampoo Office 2018. Even multi-column documents with charts and headings are loaded and saved without errors or conversion.
4. Select file type
Click the "File" menu (1). Then, click "Save As" (2). Click "File type" to bring up the list of supported document formats (4). Select "Microsoft Word 2016-2017 (*.docx)" (4).
5. Save Word document
You'll now be prompted to specify a file name (1). Then, click "Save" (2). Your file will then be saved in Microsoft Word's DOCX format.
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