Many utilize Office editing mode to collaborate on Microsoft Office files in Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides.
Google is improving the notifications you see when editing a Microsoft Office-formatted file.
Specific updates include:
- An Office-formatted warning symbol for compatibility details that will appear throughout your entire time within a document, spreadsheet, or slide deck. This indicates potential compatibility issues or if any Office features are unavailable.
Example of a document with compatibility issues
Example of a document without known compatibility issues
- An option to easily view and restore earlier versions of the document, spreadsheet, or slide deck. New options to view version history and restore a document
New options to view version history and restore a document