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1603 – How do I open Microsoft Office files on the ActivConnect?

Applicable to:

  • ActivConnect G Series

    ActivConnect G

  • ActivConnect OPS G

    ActivConnect OPS G

If you have installed Microsoft Office apps for Android, you can open your documents on the ActivConnect.

Copy the file to a USB drive, and connect it to a USB port on the ActivConnect. You need to copy the file to your ActivConnect to open it. There are instructions in this video which show how to copy files. Alternatively, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Explorer app.
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  2. If the contents of your USB drive are not displayed, tap on the left-hand side of the screen to bring up the Device List, and then tap the USB DSK icon.
  3. Press and hold the file you wish to copy. Tap Copy from the options on the right-hand side.
  4. Tap on the left-hand side of the screen to bring up the Device List, and then tap the Storage icon.
  5. Select the folder you want to paste into, e.g. Documents, then press and hold in a blank area and tap Paste. This will create a copy of the file on your ActivConnect.

Launch the relevant app, e.g. Word, to open your document on the ActivConnect.

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