If you are using PC at home and want to open office files. There are various ways to view documents in both online and offline modes. Most popular way is to drag files into Google Chrome tab so it will display that file accurately. This is happening because this browser will install Google Docs extension as default in installation. Luckily, users can even view DOC, DOCX, XLX, XLXS, PDF, PPT, PPTX and more files. Microsoft Word Viewer is 2nd option to view DOC and DOCX files if you don’t have internet connection.
Officially, this utility is no longer available on Microsoft server but you can still use them for viewing MS Word files. The basic purpose of this smart tool is to offer proper platform where you can read assignments, notes, examination sample papers, curriculum vitae’s, application and letters. So this is efficient way to fulfill your deeds especially for students who don’t have enough money to purchase Office Suite.
Millions of home users especially students who don’t have enough budget to purchase Microsoft Office. So they can use this viewer to read and print important documents. On the other hand, there is no way to view office word files in offline computers. The tool is too light on hardware resources and does not consume a much value of CPU and memory.
However, this word viewer does not allow you to add or edit anything in documents. You can just view, read or printout papers with this program. If you want to view Microsoft Excel files than you need to download and install another program for this purpose.