Originally Posted by DMcCunney
Microsoft offers freeware viewers for various Office files, including Word. Try downloading and installing a Word viewer and see if it does the trick. The Word 2007 viewer is here:
I don't know if it will add the functionality BD requires, but it can't hurt to try.
I have the 2003 Word viewer installed, along with the updates that supposedly are equivalent to uninstalling it and installing the 2007 viewer. It didn't do the trick. Neither did Word 97.
It looks like it has to be a full-fledged install of Word 2000 or newer.