[clug] IBM Works for OS/2 Word Processor file
eyal at eyal.emu.id.au
Sat Mar 17 21:33:26 UTC 2018
On 18/03/18 00:19, Bryan Kilgallin via linux wrote:
> I have archived documents. That I had created twenty years ago, on a PC was running OS/2. Whose word processor made ".LWP" files.
> LibreOffice Writer opens them--showing gibberish in the text!
> How might I convert or better open them?
A simple search finds recommendations to try kvlotus.exe and following some
If this is a WordPro file then the 'net suggests to try
but you need a Windows 32bit system to run it (or so the comments say).
[I know, not a linux kind of answer]
Another suggestion raised, if one is not paranoid, is to use a web converter like
Full disclosure: I tried none of the above, take your chances.
Eyal Lebedinsky (eyal at eyal.emu.id.au)
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