Sign up ×
Server Fault is a question and answer site for system and network administrators. It's 100% free, no registration required.

We have a few newer machines running Office 2007, but most of our users are still on Office 2003 (or even older versions) and I've had complaints from those users about receiving documents they can't open. I've been other places that use Group Policy to set their Office 2007 stations to save in the older format by default, but I can't find where to set this. Any suggestions?

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 1 down vote accepted

There's a good article on Technet for how to do this.

Please see:

share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.