Will MS Publisher 97 work with XP?

  Rockarch 18:33 09 Feb 08
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This is probably a very easy question for someone who knows!
I am going to be editing a newsletter for a local group & looking through the software I've got I discovered MS Publisher 97 on an Office 97 disc I've got. The simple question is whether this will work on a PC running XP Home?

If it won't does anyone know of an easy to use & inexpensive (ideally free) publishing programme for a fairly straightforward newsletter? Word features are not enough due to the way it is printed.
Thanks in advance for your help

  sunny staines 18:40 09 Feb 08

yes it should do.

  wjrt 18:40 09 Feb 08

ms office pro 97 works on xp here. if you want different try -open office- which is free. or search for serif programmes some of which are free and are for desktop publishing

  Forum Editor 18:46 09 Feb 08

is yes.

  Rockarch 19:02 09 Feb 08

Great - will get on & load it in that case.
Thanks for your help

  Demora 19:10 09 Feb 08

oFF INTO LOFT FOR MY FULL COPY OF pUBLISHER 97,. cAn't stand 2000. Not as easy.

Let us know how you get on.

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  Graham. 19:12 09 Feb 08

If you have Word and Outlook, you may want to turn off the Journalizing feature in Outlook click here

  Stuartli 20:53 09 Feb 08

IIRC, later editions of Publisher are not backwards compatible.

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