Please ignore my previous message. 
I closed FM, re-opened it, and voila! Works fine. 

Sorry for the interruption, 

-----Original Message-----
From: at
[ at lists.frameusers.
com] On Behalf Of Jennifer Randel
Sent: Wednesday, May 16, 2007 12:06 PM
To: framers at
Subject: Can't open FM 6.0 book file in FM 7.2

Hi all,
I upgraded to FM 7.2 (WinXP) last week and it's been behaving perfectly,
but suddenly I've stumbled upon some .book files (created in 6.0) that
will not open in 7.2. 

The error message reads: "Although <filename>.book appears to be a
FrameMaker document, it can't be opened with this release of the

I know that I can work around this by creating a new book file, but I'd
like to not have to do that. I'm also curious to know if anyone else has
encountered this. I do have other book files that were created in 6.0
which open just fine in 7.2. 

Thanks in advance,
Jennifer Randel
Data Processing Technical Writer
Kern High School District


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