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Windows CE Word Docs compatibilty with Windows 7?


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#1 lederhosen7

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Posted 04 January 2012 - 06:56 AM

Anyone know if you can transfer word documents from Windows CE 6.0 which is the OS on many 7" mini netbooks, over to Windows 7. I am a screenwriter, and I would like to write on the go, so I would like something with a keyboard as opposed to touch screen. I've seen many for under $100 so that's pretty much my limit.




Thanks for any info.

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Posted 04 January 2012 - 03:50 PM

If your Windows CE device is x86-based, then I don't see why not. If it's ARM-based, I don't know, but I'm doing a little research on it.

Update: http://www.hpcfactor.com/reviews/editorial/24062001.asp

This reference is very dated, but I don't see why you couldn't save the document as an RTF file, and transfer it that way.

2nd update: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_Office_Mobile

First paragraph.

Edited by LucheLibre, 04 January 2012 - 03:57 PM.

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Posted 05 January 2012 - 08:20 PM

Thanks LL for checking this out.




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