Running office on a win 8 laptop

  jerica 10:57 15 Nov 2012
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Hi, Looking for a lap top that will run office 2007, but all the new ones have win 8 installed (well most of them anyway) I haven't done anything with win 8 yet and I need to know if it will run office 2007 ok or if there will be a problem. Thanks for any help.

  northumbria61 11:14 15 Nov 2012

Well Microsoft have declared that anything that runs on Windows 7 will run on Windows 8. Personally I can't see there being a problem with MS Office 2007

  northumbria61 11:21 15 Nov 2012

jerica - just found a compatibility list for you for Windows 8 - scroll down to find ASV93 to see list.

  jerica 11:33 15 Nov 2012

Thanks for the info, um cheeky but any recomendations for a £400 laptop????

  northumbria61 11:39 15 Nov 2012

Would have to have a think about that one - what would you be using it for?

  northumbria61 11:40 15 Nov 2012

There's a list for you to look at in the meantime enter link description here

  Chronos the 2nd 11:56 15 Nov 2012

I have Office 2007 installed on a Windows 8 partition and no problem. Not that I use it much as I do not use Windows 8 much.

  jerica 12:45 15 Nov 2012
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OK, thanks folks.

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