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Can people with an earlier version of Office open documents I created using Office 365 or Office 2016?
Author Abigail Naylor
Published August 13, 2019
Yes. Office 2007, Office for Mac 2008, Office 2010, Office for Mac 2011, Office 365, Office 2013, and Office 2016 applications can open earlier versions of office documents without any additional action.