Is it Possible to Run Office 2010, 2013 and 2016 on the same Windows 7 PC?

Is it possible to have a Windows 7 pc running Office Professional 2010, 2013 and 2016?
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Zeth LarssonCommented:
Windows 7 is capable to run Office pro 2010 and 2013 at least, but not installed together att the same time, as far as I know.
If you want to run them all, on the same maschine and be able to switch between them?
Then you can get software for virtual maschines, then you can simulate more than one PC on you single PC.
Any more good answer I can't give you, just this comment.
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GrahamSkanRetiredCommented:
The rules are (or used to be): install in version order (2010,  2013, 2016) and only one version of Outlook - to match the latest version of Word.

Expect the latest version of the application to run when clicking on a file in File Explorer. To run in an older version you will have to start the application and open the file from there.
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Andrew LeniartSenior EditorCommented:
Possible? Yes, I've seen three versions installed with my own eyes. Seen much more bizarre configurations than that too!

Recommended? Absolutely not. You would be asking for trouble, including (but not limited to) licensing issues, the wrong office version opening files and a host of other problems. Took me 2+ hours to clean up a two version install of office once. The pay was great tho. Easy work :)
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
As above not recommended and you can only have one version of Outlook even if more than one version of the other apps.

If you really must do this, use Virtual Machines for each version. I do this.

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yo_beeDirector of Information TechnologyCommented:
I have 2007 Access installed with the reset of the 2010 Office suite running in my environment.  I runs, but after Windows ups it does affect the next initial opening of Access 2007 by requiring to run as an Admin.  It is a drawback, but it is something we have to deal with.  The other issue you have is licensing.  You will need a license for each instance of Office installed on your system.  If you own perpetual copies for each version you are fine, but if you have volume licensing + SA you are eligible for upgraded versions, but you are not eligible for multi different version per device.  This can become a really issue if your company gets audited.

I would prefer to have a single version only.
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Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
Before I provide my thoughts, how about sharing WHY you want this?  Perhaps you don't realize something... or we don't...
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RaminTechnical AdvisorCommented:
You need to read this Article from Office Support if you want to use different versions of Office on the same PC.
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/install-and-use-different-versions-of-office-on-the-same-pc-6ebb44ce-18a3-43f9-a187-b78c513788bf
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Thank you and I was happy to assist you.
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