I had a Word 2007 document the other day that wouldn't open in MS Office
2003, but opened fine in OpenOffice. Go figure.
From: School Information Technology Discussion
[mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Bob Wickberg
Sent: Friday, January 04, 2008 2:18 PM
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Subject: Re: Need another reason to consider open source
I still have some spreadsheets at home I care about that are in
Microsoft Multiplan format. I find it ironic that Excel can't open
them, but Gnumeric on my Debian Linux box can.
School Information Technology Discussion <[log in to unmask]>
>'it disables support for <REALLY OLD> Microsoft Office formats.'
>"by default it appears most files in formats which existed prior to
>Office 97 won't open."
>Word '95? Good riddance ...
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