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How to open a Microsoft Word document from the command line in macOS Sonoma?

I think that -a Finder.app is an incorrect syntax. You don't want to open it 'in' the Finder, you want to open it in Word. The following works for me in Sonoma: open -a "Microsoft Word.app" ...
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How to open a Microsoft Word document from the command line in macOS Sonoma?

I would type open then drag the document to the shell. (Skip the app entirely) See if the full path opens, no need to involve Finder. Worst case specify “Microsoft Word” as the app to open the ...
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Location of fonts downloaded within MS Word / Powerpoint / etc

This answer suggests that MS's 'Cloud fonts' are stored in ~/Library/Group Containers/UBF8T346G9.Office/FontCache/4/CloudFonts ... and indeed I have a font in that location.
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