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How do I open downloaded/save documents (WP8.1)?


WPCentral Question

I'm on a website, I click on a link to a .doc file. I get a pop-up asking whether I want to open or save. I choose save, it saves in Downloads. I can now tap on the file to open it. Awesome. How can I open it later, though? It doesn't appear anywhere in Office.


New member
Jul 1, 2014
Download the Files app to your phone or any other preferred file manager. You can open it from there under downloads. Moving your docs into the documents folder will make them appear in office.