Will Microsoft 2004 and Lion upgrade work together? Because I think I need to upgrade to Lion for i Cloud but don't want to have probs with Word

i Cloud, Lion upgrade & Microsoft Word compatability

  • Asked about:  Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard

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    No. MS Office 2004 does not work in Lion. This is because MS Office 2004 is compiled as PowerPC apps rather than Intel, and Lion no longer supports PowerPC.

    However MS 2008 and 2011 do work.