|File format||File types|
|Open XML documents||Word Document (.docx), Excel Workbook (.xlsx), PowerPoint Presentation (.pptx), or PowerPoint Show (.ppsx)|
|Open XML templates||Word Template (.dotx), Excel Template (.xltx), or PowerPoint Template (.potx)|
|Macro-enabled Open XML documents and templates||Word Macro-Enabled Document (.docm), Word Macro-Enabled Template (.dotm), Excel Macro-Enabled Workbook (.xlsm), Excel Macro-Enabled Template (.xltm), PowerPoint Macro-Enabled Presentation (.pptm), PowerPoint Macro-Enabled Template (.potm), or PowerPoint Macro-Enabled Show (.ppsm)|
For more information, visit the following Web site to view the "I can't open an Office document after I install Office 2008 SP2 Update" Help topic:
Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac Service Pack 2 (SP2) has implemented many of the requirements of the ISO/IEC 29500 standard. However, Office 2008 programs may not read all files that use the ISO standard.
Future updates to Microsoft Office for Mac 2008 may become available to enable files that are written to the strict ISO standard to be opened in Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac.
For more information about the adoption of the ISO 29500 standard by Microsoft, visit the following Microsoft Web sites:
Introducing the Office (2007) Open XML File Formats
Article ID: 972141 - Last Review: Mar 29, 2017 - Revision: 3