_Document.CompatibilityMode _Document.CompatibilityMode _Document.CompatibilityMode Property


Returns a long that specifies the compatibility mode that Word 2010 uses when opening the document.

 property int CompatibilityMode { int get(); };
public int CompatibilityMode { get; }
Public ReadOnly Property CompatibilityMode As Integer

Property Value

Returns a Int32.


Read-only. When you open a document in Word 2010 that was created in a previous version of Word, Compatibility Mode is turned on. Compatibility Mode ensures that no new or enhanced features in Word 2010 are available while working with a document, so that people who edit the document using previous versions of Word will have full editing capabilities.

Applies to