Microsoft Word is a word processing software that allows you to create and save any type of document. Licensed by Microsoft, the software is usually included in Microsoft Office Suite, which also includes desktop applications Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint. The software is also available in a standalone version.
Since it is the most popular word processing tool, installing Microsoft Word often comes at a high price. Luckily, a number of free solutions exist for those who would like to use similar word processing software without the added cost. This article will walk you through the latest and best free word processors
Download Microsoft Word for Free
Read .DOC Files
If you'd like to view a file in Word format (.doc), we recommend using the Word Viewer
tool. This Microsoft application can be used to open and print Word files, though it does not allow you to make any modifications.
Alternatives to Microsoft Word
Here is a list of some free alternatives to Microsoft Word.
is the main open source alternative to Microsoft Office. This open source application is free to use and is compatible with Windows
, Mac OS X
, and Linux
The Ability Office Suite
comes with a number of components, including Write, Spreadsheet, Database, Photopaint, Presentation, and Photoalbum. You may choose to install all components or select from the available applications. Ability Office Suite is compatible with Windows
and is available as a trial.
is an easy and free word processing software that is compatible on Linux
is an integrated office suite that includes the word processing application KWord
. This free application has a user-friendly environment and is very easy to use. KOffice is compatible with Linux
Jarte Word Processor
is a powerful word processor that is completely free to use, and is compatible with Windows
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Latest update on August 27, 2017 at 11:00 AM by MaximCCM.