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pages file exported to word is corrupted

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Oct 16, 2012 3:46 AM

I have read similar threads, but they all are different to what is happening to me. If I export a file from Pages 4.2 to be saved as a Word file (.doc) the resulting file when opend has text missing as well as repeated lines. Sometime the same line is repeated 17 times. The only way I seem to be able to convert a file is to copy from the pages file and pasted it into a new document in word. What is strange is no matter how many times I try exporting the file, the resulting word file is always exactly the same as the other corrupted files. I went into the library and deleted the iwork plist file and that did not help. Any suggestions?

 

thanks,

Joe

MacBook Pro, OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.2), 750 gb hard drive, 4 gb ram, i7 pro
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