I assume you’re opening this Word document from your Dropbox folder on your new laptop. Is it possible that the file is Smart Synced, and set to online-only? This would show a little cloud icon next to the file name, and means that the file isn’t synced to your local folder.
Also, do you have Word (or other compatible editor) installed on your laptop?
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