Publisher files

Richard A Downing richard at
Sun Mar 5 05:48:28 PST 2006

Alan Lord wrote:
> Richard A Downing wrote:
>> Someone has sent me some Microsoft Publisher files to work on.  Does
>> anyone know of any tools to extract the content is a usable form?  I use
>> Scribus for DTP, and OpenOffice for other office tasks, but these .pub
>> files have defeated me so far, and that is annoying!
>> Microsoft shall not win!  (Rule #1)
>> Richard.
> Could you get them to send it to you in RTF? I think publisher can save
> in RTF...
> Alan

Good idea, thanks.  The sender sent them just before his broadband died,
so this will delay matters, but it's probably the only practical method.
 Alternatively PDF would be good as it supports more formatting.


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