What it means Beginning with Excel 2007, you can apply a non-Western calendar type, such as Thai Buddhist or Arabic Hijri. What to do In the Compatibility Checker, click Find to locate cells that contain Data Validation formulas, and then use fewer characters in the formula so that users can edit them in Excel 97-2003. To avoid losing filter functionality, you may want to clear the filter before you save the workbook in an earlier Excel file format. Sparklines will not be saved. One or more cells in this workbook contain a rule that will not be supported in earlier versions of Excel because there is a formula error in its range. Choose Proporties or simular to it, the lowest in the list , choose Compatibility mode tabe and you can set it here all belos to 'Start up as Administrator'.
On the Data tab, in the Data Tools group, click What If Analysis, and then click Scenario Manager. What it means Beginning with Excel 2007, you can use 64,000 unique cell formats, but in Excel 97-2003, you can only use up to 4,000 unique cell formats. Compatibility Mode also disables access to new features. This has converted it to Excel 2013. In Excel 97-2003, you can then filter the data manually. What it means Embedded objects that are created in Excel 2007 and later cannot be edited in Excel 97-2003. To change that, for each application, go backstage, and then choose options.
What to do To avoid this issue, make sure that you create a PivotTable by using a connection. The version with a check mark next to it is the Compatibility Mode the document is currently using. And when you do it will be saved then, in a newer file format, it will be upgraded, and there may be some minor layout changes and it tells you about that. Style galleries for tables, cells, and PivotTables provide a set of professional formats that can be applied quickly. . This object will no longer be editable.
Right-click anywhere in the PivotTable, click PivotTable Options. What it means In Excel 97-2007, conditional formatting that refers to more than 8192 discontinuous areas of cells is not displayed on the worksheet. Alternative text is applied to a PivotTable in this workbook. When you convert a workbook from an earlier version of Excel to the Excel 2007 and later file format, the custom labels and item formatting are applied when you collapse fields. This workbook contains more unique font formats than are supported in the selected file format. Some cell formats will not be saved. To disable or exit compatibility mode, you must convert files to the system format.
A PivotTable or data connection in this workbook contains server settings which do not exist in earlier versions of Excel. When run automatically, the Compatibility Checker also specifies the version of Excel in which a potential compatibility issue occurs. In the Scenarios box, locate the scenario that causes the compatibility issue, and then edit its reference. Converting a workbook from an earlier version of Excel to the Excel 2007 and later file format can cause problems when full row or column references are used in that workbook, and data that was not meant to be included in the references has been entered in cells that are beyond the row and column limit of the earlier version of Excel. What it means When formulas in a workbook are linked to other workbooks that are closed, they can only display up to 255 characters when they are recalculated in Excel 97-2003. Significant loss of functionality Solution This workbook contains data in cells outside of the row and column limit of the selected file format. These conditional formats will not be saved.
A worksheet in this workbook contains a sort state that uses a sort condition that specifies formatting information. This workbook contains dates in a calendar format that is not supported by the selected file format. You can use other methods to add data to a chart. You can only change the rotation of a 3-D chart by specifying settings in the 3-D Rotation category in the Format Chart Area dialog box. However, all sort state information remains available in the workbook and is applied when the workbook is opened again in Excel 2007 and later, unless the sort state information is edited in Excel 97-2003.
However, all filter state information remains available in the workbook and is applied when the workbook is opened again in Excel 2007 and later, unless the filter state information is edited in Excel 97-2003. Unsupported customization features Unsupported customization features can cause the following compatibility issues, leading to a minor loss of fidelity. Some data in this workbook is filtered by a cell color. Click save, and at the top, where it says save files in this format, it should not say Word 97 to 2003, Power Point 97 to 2003, and so on. However, all conditional formatting rules remain available in the workbook and are applied when the workbook is opened again in Excel 2010 and later, unless the rules were edited in Excel 97-2007. However, all conditional formatting rules remain available in the workbook and are applied when the workbook is opened again in Excel 2010 or later, unless the rules were edited in Excel 97-2007.
What To Do If New Documents Are in Compatibility Mode If every document you create is in Compatibility Mode, your Office application is likely set to create documents in an older file format. What it means Beginning with Excel 2007, a formula can contain up to 255 arguments, but in Excel 97-2003, the maximum limit of arguments in a formula is only 30. Names that are used for lists in earlier versions of Excel might not meet the requirements for range names in Excel 2007 and later, and therefore cannot be used for referencing the table in formulas that use the new structured referencing feature. This information will be lost in earlier versions of Excel. The special effects will be removed. Compatibility mode is not available for Excel 2007 workbooks.
Minor loss of fidelity Solution The table contains a custom formula or text in the total row. These data validation rules will not be supported in earlier versions of Excel. All custom descriptions will be removed. In Excel 97-2003, this text is truncated. These data validation rules will not be supported in earlier versions of Excel.