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Revision as of 16:22, 6 June 2008

Zamzar is a free online based file conversion website that supports conversion to and from many popular document, image, music and compression file types.

Note: Zamzar is not affiliated with The University of Akron in any way, this article is provided simply as a suggestion if you are in need of their services. Reasonable judgment should be used if you are considering sending Zamzar a document containing sensitive information

  • .csv - Comma Separated Values
  • .doc - Microsoft Word Document
  • .docx - Microsoft Word 2007 Document
  • .odp - OpenDocument presentation
  • .odt - OpenDocument Text Document
  • .pdf - Portable Document Format
  • .ppt - Microsoft PowerPoint Presentation
  • .pptx - Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 Presentation
  • .ps - Postscript document
  • .rtf - Rich Text Format
  • .wpd - Wordperfect Document
  • .wps - Microsoft Works Document
  • .xls - Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet
  • .xlsx - Microsoft Excel 2007 Spreadsheet

For a full listing of file types visit http://www.zamzar.com/conversionTypes.php

STEP 1:

Go to http://www.zamzar.com

STEP 2:

Press the browse button and select the file you wish to convert, multiple files can be converted at the same time. http://i5.tinypic.com/6436bmp.png

STEP 3:

In the drop down box directly to the right of the browse button select the format you wish the document to be converted to (probably .doc). http://i12.tinypic.com/4zwkint.png

STEP 4:

Enter your email address that you want the converted file link to be sent to.
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STEP 5:

Press the Convert button.
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Zamzar will then upload your file, convert it and send you a link to your converted file to your email address, usually within a few minutes (depending on file size).

Please note that Zamzar will only keep the converted file for you to download for 24 hours.