Microsoft Office Document Formats

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Microsoft Office is a suite of productivity programs created or purchased by Microsoft and developed for Microsoft Windows, and Apple Computer's Mac OS and Mac OS X operating systems. There are two general file types for Microsoft Office documents: the legacy binary file format and the new Microsoft XML Format.

License information can be embedded in this format using the Microsoft Office Addin.


  • Microsoft has implemented a standard plug-in for Microsoft Office 2003 which enables CC-licensing content generated from this suite of applications. Also, see this wiki page.