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Choose text encoding when you open and save files
Article Show All Hide All Typically, you can share text files without worrying about the underlying details of how the text is stored. However, if you share text files ...
Word 2010
Use Word 2010 to open documents created in earlier versions of Word
Article ##nav:AF101859186## When you open a document in Microsoft Word 2010 that was created in an earlier version of Word, Compatibility Mode is turned on, and you see...
Word 2010
Move from Microsoft Works to Microsoft Office 2010
Article If you previously used Microsoft Works and you recently purchased Microsoft Office 2010 or you have a new computer that came with Microsoft Office Starter 2010,...
Excel 2010, Word 2010
Use Word to open or save a file in another file format
Article You can use Microsoft Word 2010 to open or save files in other formats. For example, you can open a Web page and then upgrade it to access the new and enhanced ...
Word 2010
Open a Word 2010 document in an earlier version of Word
Article ##nav:AF101859186## To open Microsoft Word 2010 .docx or .docm files by using Microsoft Office Word 2003, Word 2002, or Word 2000, you need to install the Micro...
Word 2010
Compatibility changes between versions
Article ##nav:AF101859186## The Compatibility Checker lists elements in your document that aren't supported or will behave differently in Word 2007 or in the Word 97-20...
Word 2010
Create a document to be used by previous versions of Word
Article ##nav:AF101859186## If you create a document to send to people who are working in earlier versions of Word and you know that they have installed the Microsoft O...
Word 2010
Save documents in a previous file format by default
Article If you frequently save Microsoft Word 2010 documents as Word 2003-97 (.doc) files, you can change the settings so that Word saves documents in that file format ...
Word 2010
Open a Word 2013 document in an earlier version of Word
Article To open a Microsoft Word 2013 .docx or .docm file in Word 2010 or 2007, you don’t need to do anything extra. Just open the file. To open Word 2013 files in Micr...
Word 2013
Create a document to be used by previous versions of Word
Article Save your document as an earlier version of Word to make sure everyone using Word can read your document.
Word 2013
Compatibility changes between versions
Article The Compatibility Checker lists elements in your Word 2013 document that won't work or will behave differently in Word 2010, Word 2007, or in the Word 97-2003 f...
Word 2013
Use Word 2013 to open documents created in earlier versions of Word
Article When you open a document created in an earlier version of Word, Compatibility Mode makes sure none of the new features in Word 2013 are available, so anyone usi...
Word 2013
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