Workbook.Excel8CompatibilityMode Property


Gets a value that indicates whether the workbook is in compatibility mode.

public bool Excel8CompatibilityMode { get; }

Property Value


true if the workbook is in compatibility mode; otherwise, false.


In compatibility mode, certain functionality is disabled or functions differently. For example, Excel 2007 workbooks in compatibility mode are restricted to the same number of rows and columns that are available in earlier versions of Excel.

Applies to