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Office version upgrade?

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Kate Rand
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My company has just decided to upgrade everyone to Office XP. I was worried about compatibility with old files, but they say that won’t be a problem. I was wondering what version of Office most people on this forum use. If you’ve upgraded, do you think it was worthwhile?

Thanks
Kate

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Bernard Ertl
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Microsoft usually does a good job of ensuring backwards compatibility. You will not have difficulties reading older files. You may have difficulties sharing Office XP files with non-Office XP users, however, if you save to newer XP formatted files.

Bernard Ertl
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Mehdi Rashidi Ala...
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Dear Kate,
You dont have any problem in this case. Windows Xp supported any old files.

Regards
M.Rashidi