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Mike, Mac Medic
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Experience:  Over 20 years IT experience with Apple computers in publishing, marketing and design.
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Im trying to open a pages document and its saying the file

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im trying to open a pages document and its saying the file is corrupt, truncated, or in an unexpected format.
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Mike replied 6 months ago.
It sounds like you are trying to open a Pages document that was created with a newer version of Pages with an older version. Go to the Apple logo to App Store and check for updates
Expert:  Mike replied 6 months ago.
Let me know if there are updates or not...