Windows 8 and 8.1 compatible with Office 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007 and 2003

The acquisition of a new computer in Windows 8 or 8.1 may be accompanied by the purchase of the pack Office at preferential rate (see here). Buy a pack today Office 2010 allows you to evolve towards Office 2013 Where Office 2016 on a Windows 8 / 8.1 computer.

But if you already have an Office pack and its license allows you to install it on a new computer (not OEM), it is possible to install Office 2007 Where Office 2003. Windows 8 / 8.1 is compatible with Word 2003, Excel 2007 and all other software in the office suite (PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, etc.). This is also the case with Windows 10.

The only limitation if you want to install several versions: you only need 32-bit versions of the Office packs to install them on the same computer. There are only Office 2010 and 2013 which are available in 64 bits and this is not the format usually installed so that shouldn’t be a problem.

Note that it is possible to download free and legally Word and Excel 2010, also on Windows 10.

Windows8 compatible Office 2003 2007 2010 2013

Word 2003, 2007 and 2013 open at the same time on a Windows 8 computer

attention iconFor Office 2016, it will be necessary to do the update Windows 8 to 8.1 because only Windows 8.1 is compatible with the 2016 edition of the office suite. And Windows 10 of cours.

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Attention, the pack Microsoft Office 2019 is not compatible with Windows 8 or 8.1. Only Windows 10 is compatible with Office 2019 and the next editions of Office 365. Solution to this, update Windows 8.1 to Windows 10, it’s free.

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