How to convert a document in Word to PDF

How to convert a document in Word to PDF format

Back “in the day” your ability to convert a document from Word to PDF format meant you needed to install a third-party program or have Adobe Acrobat available. There are many websites which also offer this functionality but in most cases, it is not necessary. Many many moons ago, Microsoft added this feature directly into […]

How to convert documents to the latest file format in Word

Does your document show [Compatibility Mode] in the title bar? You’ll be happy to know that this is a simple fix. Compatibility mode identifies to the user that a document is not using the most recent file format. Let’s take a look at how to convert a Word document to the latest format with a […]

Convert workbooks to the latest file format in Excel

Convert workbooks to the latest file format in Excel

A common question I see during training is “Why do my files say [Compatibility Mode] in the title bar area?” and this is a good question. Today I want to explain Compatibility Mode and file formats for Microsoft Office. To understand compatibility mode and how we fix this you need to understand file extensions. In […]