Office 2003: XML Reference Schemas

This download contains documentation on a number of XML schemas for Microsoft Office 2003 Editions.
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      This download contains documentation on a number of XML schemas for Microsoft® Office 2003 Editions including Microsoft Office Word 2003, Microsoft Office Excel 2003, Microsoft Office InfoPath® 2003, and Microsoft Office Visio® 2003 schemas. It also includes schema information for Microsoft Office OneNote® 2003, Microsoft Office Project 2003, Microsoft Office Research Services and Microsoft Office Word 2003.

      This download contains the Microsoft Office 2003 Edition XML Schema References and related documentation including the following:

      • Overviews on WordprocessingML (the XML file format for Word 2003), SpreadsheetML (Excel 2003), FormTemplate XML schemas (InfoPath 2003) and DataDiagramingML (Visio 2003).
      • Additional XML schema information for OneNote, Project, and Research Services.
      • Reference documentation on all Office 2003 schemas, detailing every element and type.

      IMPORTANT As of March 2007, this download includes an update to the Word XML schema reference. The schema information included in the original help file, called OfficeXMLSDK.chm, no longer contains the most recent information for the Word schema. All other schema information in that file is accurate. The current download installs a second help file, called WordXMLSchemaUpdate, installed to the same Help folder as the original file. This update also updates the following schema files:

      • office.xsd
      • wordsp.xsd
      • wordnet.xsd

  • Supported Operating System

    Windows 2000 Service Pack 3, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

      This download works with the following applications:
      • Microsoft Office 2003 Editions
      For non-Windows systems, see "Welcome to the Infostructurebase" in Related Resources.
    • To install this download:
      1. Download the file by clicking the Download link (above) and saving the file to your hard disk.
      2. Double-click the Office2003XMLSchema.exe program file on your hard disk to start the setup program.
      3. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation.

      To remove this download: There is no removal feature for this download.
    • Note: This file does not collect any personal information.