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When I downloaded 2007 files into 2010, Compatibility Mode in 2010 changed the format.

How can I convert back to the old format?

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In Word 2010 under File / Info / Versions check if anything is listed. If so, you can try reverting to a previous version of the document:


If the document's formatting has been changed and saved and no previous versions are listed, I think you're out of luck unless you have a backup somewhere.

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