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How Do I Fix a Pages File “the Required Index.xml File Is Missing”?

I have a Pages file that I have been working on for 5 months, and now it will not open because the error message “the required index.xml file is missing”. How can I fix this problem?
I have an Mac El Capitan 10.11.6 early 2008 model with a Pages ’09 version 4.3.
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William Taylor

Comments: One Response to “How Do I Fix a Pages File “the Required Index.xml File Is Missing”?”

    2 weeks ago

    My guess is that you have two versions of Pages installed. One if the old version, prior to 2013 (Pages 09). The other is the current version, or at least as current as El Capitan model will allow.

    Try Control+clicking on the file and choosing “Open With.” Do you see two Pages options there? Try it with one and then the other if that doesn’t work.

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