How do you open a Word document online?


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Microsoft Word documents can be opened online using the Word Online feature of the Office Online suite of web applications. Word documents stored on a local machine or on an online storage service such as OneDrive or Dropbox can be viewed and edited using Office Online.

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Office Online allows multiple users to view or edit a Word document online at the same time. Documents can be saved from their source location or shared with others.

Word documents can also be opened online using Google's proprietary online document viewing and editing tool, Google Docs. Similar to Office Online, Google Docs opens documents that are stored on an online storage service. It also allows editing and collaboration of Word documents.

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