How to determine which version of a 2007 Office product is installed?

How to determine which version of a 2007 Office product is installed including Project Server?

 

Method 1: Use the "Add or Remove Programs" item in Control Panel in Windows XP or in Windows Server 2003, or use the "Programs" item in Windows Vista

Windows XP or Windows Server 2003

1.

Click Start, click Run, type appwiz.cpl, and then press ENTER.

2.

Click to select the 2007 Office product from the list of installed products.

3.

Click Click here for support information to see the version of the installed product.

(Check with Table below)

Windows Vista

1.

Click Start, type appwiz.cpl in the Start Search box, and then press ENTER.

2.

On the Organize menu, click Details Pane under the Layout option.

3.

Verify the information under Programs and Features.

To look for installed updates including service packs, follow these steps:

1.

 Click Start, type appwiz.cpl in the Start Search box, and then press ENTER.

2.

 In the Tasks list in the left pane, click View installed updates to view a list of the installed updates including service packs.

Method 2: Verify the version in the properties of the executable file

Public updates and hotfixes other than service packs do not change the version of the installed product. To verify the version of the executable or other core file for an application, you can view the properties of a file.

Note If a software update does not include an updated version of the program’s executable file, view the documentation that is provided with the update to determine which files are updated. Then, check the versions of the updated files.

By default, the 2007 Office programs are located in the following folder:

 C:Program Files Microsoft OfficeOffice12

By default, the Mso.dll file is located in the following folder:

 C:Program FilesCommon FilesMicrosoft SharedOFFICE12

The original release and service packs of the 2007 Office programs have the following executable file names and version numbers:

 

2007 Office product name

File name

Original release version

SP1 version

2007 Microsoft Office suite

Mso.dll

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6213.1000

Microsoft Office Access 2007

Msaccess.exe

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6211.1000

Microsoft Office Excel 2007

Excel.exe

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6214.1000

Microsoft Office Groove 2007

Groove.exe

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6211.1000

Microsoft Office InfoPath 2007

InfoPath.exe

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6214.1000

Microsoft Office OneNote 2007

OneNote.exe

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6211.1000

Microsoft Office Outlook 2007

Outlook.exe

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6212.1000

Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007

PowerPnt.exe

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6211.1000

Microsoft Office Project 2007

WinProj.exe

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6211.1000

Microsoft Office Publisher 2007

Mspub.exe

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6211.1000

Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer 2007

Spdesign.exe

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6211.1000

Microsoft Office Word 2007

WinWord.exe

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6211.1000

Microsoft Office Visio 2007

VisLib.dll

12.0.4518.1014

12.0.6211.1000

Microsoft Project Server 2007

Version 12.0.4518.1016 

12.0.6219.1000 

 

 

 

                                                               

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