Word 2003 vs Word 2007 question

Subject: Word 2003 vs Word 2007 question
From: Deborah Hemstreet <dvora -at- tech-challenged -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Mon, 01 Feb 2010 13:58:11 -0500

Hi Everyone,

One of my clients is interested in my developing a Word template for them. I've created several for Word 2000 and Word 2003. I do not own Word 2007.
My question:
Will a template developed in Word 2003 have the same functionality in Word 2007, including Styles, macros and toolbars?

In particular, if I create a custom toolbar so that users can quickly insert a figure caption, or apply a style, will the toolbar appear in Word 2007? I've heard so much about the ribbon feature, I'm not sure how it will impact toolbars.


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