Supported Microsoft Office 2007 Open XML File Formats

Article ID: KB13306

Type: Support Content

Last Modified: 12-15-2011


Product(s) Affected:

  • BlackBerry Enterprise Server for Novell GroupWise
  • BlackBerry Enterprise Server for Microsoft Exchange
  • BlackBerry Professional Software
  • BlackBerry Enterprise Server for IBM Domino
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server version 4.1 SP4 to SP6
  • BlackBerry® Professional Software

Documents created in Microsoft® Office 2007 applications are based on Open Extensible Markup Language (XML) file formats. BlackBerry Enterprise Server version 4.1 SP4 supports Microsoft Office 2007 Open XML File Formats.

Supported Microsoft Office 2007 Open XML File Formats include the following:

File Extension Software
.docx, .dotx Microsoft® Word®
.xlsx Microsoft® Excel®
.pptx, .ppsx Microsoft® PowerPoint®

Note: The details in this article do not apply when Microsoft Word 2007 documents are saved as Microsoft Word 2003 documents.

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Files created in Microsoft Office 2007 applications, but saved in earlier Microsoft Office formats cannot be processed by the BlackBerry Attachment Service in BlackBerry Enterprise Server version 4.1 SP3 or earlier.  This is because the file information has been altered.


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