Microsoft Office 2003 and 2007 Microsoft Office system are tested and supported in Windows 7. Microsoft Office XP is approaching the end of its support life cycle. Currently, Office XP is in the Extended Support period of the support life cycle. During this period, only security issues are addressed by updates. All support for Office XP will end on July 12, 2011.
Note Microsoft Office 2000 and earlier releases of Microsoft Office are beyond their 10-year support life cycles. Therefore, these products are not supported on any version of Windows.
The 2007 Office system is the recommended and optimal version of Office for Windows 7. These products are still on Mainstream support status, and they are assigned the Windows 7 logo. For more information about Microsoft Office and other products that are identified as compatible with Windows 7, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
For more information about the Windows 7 Application Compatibility List for IT Professionals, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
For more information about Microsoft Support Lifecycle (MSL) policies, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
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