Q & A: Are there any Office 2007 viewers available?


Q: The knowledge base article How to view Word 2007 and Excel 2007 files by using Word Viewer 2003 and Excel Viewer 2003 describes how to make the current Word 2003 and Excel 2003 viewers capable of viewing Word 2007 and Word 2003 documents by installing a Compatibility Pack. I was looking for Office 2007 viewers so we do not need to install the Office 2007 Compatibility Pack.

 

A: The following viewers are available:

[Updated 1/23/09 to include Access Snapshot Viewer–thanks, Blake!] 

 

– Andrea Weiss

Comments (2)

  1. Nice catch! I updated the post to include this one.

    Thanks!

    Andrea

  2. Blake Handler says:

    FYI: There’s also an Access 2007 Viewer:

    http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=b73df33f-6d74-423d-8274-8b7e6313edfb&DisplayLang=en

    Blake Handler

    Microsoft MVP

    "The Road to Know Where"