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by phantazy / January 20, 2006 3:45 AM PST

Is it possible to have office 2000 and office 2003 on the same partition/disk? Are there problems with accessing saved files? TIA.
phantazy

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Well...
by Papa Echo / January 22, 2006 6:28 AM PST
In reply to: Probably an FAQ

..if you try to install Office 2003 while still having Office 2000, you may get the error that you have an old version.... but why would you want them together ?

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Worried about File compatibility problem?
by Melati Hitam / January 23, 2006 3:36 AM PST
In reply to: Probably an FAQ

Yes you will found out that some of the office 2003 file can not be read by older version.

It is better if you look for a conversion utility, instead of installing two office version.

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Thanks
by phantazy / January 23, 2006 4:42 AM PST

You've both confirmed my worries. The reason was mainly for Excel which does not work as well in 2000 as in 2003. I will install it on another disk. Thank you again
phantazy

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