I'm afraid there is no other way.. Works 4.0 is dating back to the Windows
3.x era and support for these files has been dropped in all now around
Give VPC a try, it's a very simple wizard driven setup and needs only few
MBs of Ram and maybe 1GB of Harddisk space for a (simulated) windows 98 pc.
Of course you need the old windows CD and Product Key.
"Mike Arnold" <teddy@xxxxxx> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
> Thanks Smartie. Seems rather complicated but very happy if it works, as
> I'm sure it will.
> There's no simpler way?
> smartie77 wrote:
>> download and install Virtual PC 2007 from Microsofts Website (free) in
>> install an old Windows 9x/NT inside VPCs Virtual Machine
>> install an old Version of the Software "Works" inside this old Windows.
>> "Mike Arnold" <teddy@xxxxxx> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
>>> A friend has word processor files with the extension .wps created in
>>> Works 4 in Win95.
>>> He has bought a new computer with Vista loaded. He says he's unable to
>>> get Vista (I think he said Works 9) to read these old files.
>>> How can he convert them please?