Re: Microsoft Word type binary file

From: Lieyong Fu (
Date: Wed Jun 19 1996 - 15:22:04 EDT

Thank Thomas. I really appreciate you quick response. I've call Microsoft. I
don't know how logn it is going to take me to get the Word 6.0 spec. I'm going
to need it next week. Does anyone know where can I get similar information
quick? :(
************************** Original Message *************************

Date: Wed, 19 Jun 96 11:18:49 -0700
Subject: Re: Microsoft Word type binary file
Reply-To: Thomas Nielsen <>

>>Would anyone please help me if you know where can I find information/spec
>>about the binary file structure that Microsoft Word/Word Perfect program
>>and retrieve from when writting/reading a document.

>>I assume every character is represented by the value of character and which
>>font file does this character belong to.

I guess you'll have to talk to Microsoft developer relation group - we've got
the Word 6.0 specs. after "begging" for it for a couple of months... (-:


Thomas @ MGI Software

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