FAQ - Open a Word 2007 (.docx) document in an earlier version of Word

How do I get open a Word 2007 document using an earlier version of Word?

To open Word 2007 (.docx) documents in earlier versions of Word, (2002, 2003), please install the update patch from Microsoft.

Use this link to read about the Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack update patch and what it does. http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/word/HA100444731033.aspx

Use this link to go directly to the compatibility pack download. http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=941B3470-3AE9-4AEE-8F43-C6BB74CD1466&displaylang=en

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Category: Software     Platform: All Windows
Document #: 1050     Author: Cynthia Senicka    
Last Modified by: Cynthia Senicka on 10/05/2009