Microsoft Office 2007 Resources
Office 2007 is a major upgrade from Office 2003. Changes include a complete redesign of the user interface and new file formats. Please allow some time to get used to this new software. We hope the resources below will help with your transition.
1 GHz CPU
Windows 2000 or Windows XP or newer
If you are not sure if your computer meets these requirements, please call the ATUS Help Desk (650-3333) before proceeding with installation.
Microsoft 2007 “Save as PDF”
This download allows you to save to PDF format and send as an email attachment in the following Office 2007 programs: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher and Acces. Specific features vary by program.
Microsoft Compatibility Pack
Enables users of a prior version of Office (Office 2000, 2002/XP or 2003) to open Office 2007 files.
Office 2007 Transition Workshops and one-to-one tutoring are offered by the Student Technology Center in Haggard Hall 121. Call 650-4300 for an appointment or register for a workshop online: Workshop Schedule.
TRANSITION FAVORITES: Interactive Command Reference Guides let you choose a feature from an Office 2003 toolbar, then see where the feature is located in Office 2007.
The New Interface
The following resources will help you understand the changes to the layout of Office 2007 applications.
Improve reading and editing e-mail (detailed documentation)
For more information, please contact the ATUS Help Desk