Compatibility of Microsoft® Office® 2003 with Windows® Vista®
Get to know more about compatibility of Microsoft Office 2003 with Windows Vista system
Microsoft Office 2003 is a productivity suite written and distributed by Microsoft Corporation for their Windows operating system. Microsoft Office 2003 was released on November 17, 2003. It was the successor to Office XP and the predecessor to Office 2007. The core applications included in Microsoft Office 2003 are: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access. They displayed only minor improvements, but Outlook 2003 received a significant facelift and improved functionality in many areas that included better e-mail and calendar sharing and information display, colored flags, Kerberos authentication, search folders, RPC over HTTP, and Cached Exchange mode. Another key feature of Microsoft Outlook 2003 is improved junk mail filter. The tablet and pen support was introduced in the productivity applications. Microsoft Word 2003 introduced an advanced reading layout view, better change-tracking and annotation/reviewing, document comparison, a Research Task Pane, voice comments and an XML-based format among other features. Microsoft Excel 2003 introduced list commands, some statistical functions and XML data import, analysis and transformation/document customization features. Microsoft Access 2003 introduced a backup command, the ability to view object dependencies, error checking in forms and reports among other features.
Here is information about compatibility of Microsoft Office 2003 with Windows Vista system:
- Compatibility with Windows Vista
- Pre installation Check
Compatibility with Windows Vista
Microsoft Office 2003 is compatible with Windows Vista as Windows Visa provides perfect interface support for running the application. Also you can have a smooth working of Microsoft Office 2003 in Windows Vista as Microsoft extends compatibility of Microsoft Office 2003 with Windows Vista.
Pre Installation Check
It is very important to check the pre installation needs and checks, as it ensures you have trouble free installation of Microsoft Office 2003 productivity suite in your Windows Vista based computer. You can update your antivirus program in your computer and fix all the malware issues. Before the installations make sure that you meet the system requirements and you have necessary hard disk space for the installation. Also ensure proper power and power back up throughout the installation process.
You can purchase Microsoft Office 2003 suite from an authorized Microsoft reseller or download it directly from the Microsoft website. The installation of Microsoft Office 2003 in your Windows Vista based computer is very simple; after that check and make sure of the pre installation check. Put the installation CD/DVD in your drive or run the downloaded file and follow the Windows installation wizard to run the installation process. After the installation, you can activate and register your product with Microsoft.