The is a major release that offers many improvements and new features in response to customer needs.
Changes such as the new file format and new Setup architecture require careful planning and preparation before upgrading. Your migration planning will include evaluating the files in your environment, identifying potential conversion issues, and reviewing migration considerations for each program within .
The Office Migration Planning Manager (OMPM) allows you to examine the files in your environment and decide whether to archive them, convert them in bulk with the Office File Converter available in OMPM, or convert them manually.
You will also determine the approach to upgrade and migation within your organization.
Plan and prepare for migration to the 2007 Office system
Review migration issues for the 2007 Office system
Determining the best migration strategy
Collaborating with previous versions of Office and other programs
FAQ: File format
P. Erol GIRAUDY