Could you explain your problem in more detail? I fail to see how it relates with Reader. Are you trying to convert PDF files to Word format using an Adobe program or service? I ask because the free Reader cannot convert by itself PDF files to any other format.
Or, are you saying that MS Word is opening your pdf files when you double click them?
Thank you for posting on the Adobe Forums, kindly try the step mentioned below.
1) Right click on any of the PDF file and choose the option open with
2) Select choose default program
3) Select Adobe Reader/Acrobat from the list
5) Check the box "always open this type of file with selected program" (not the exact same wording)
6) Click OK
If you are on Mac, CTRL+Click on the file.
Go to Get info
Go to Open with
Change it to Adobe Reader/Acrobat and click change all.
This only works if it is a file association issue (and doesn't explain how to convert only certain files to Word) which is what we're trying to ascertain here. These steps are not needed unless you answer "yes" to my previous question.
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