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User registry settings to migrate to Office 2010

Office 2010

Published: May 12, 2010

The registry keys that are included or excluded when you use the in-place upgrade or the uninstall-upgrade option to migrate Microsoft Office 2003 or Office 2007 user data to Microsoft Office 2010 are listed in the tables below.

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Microsoft Office 2003 settings

Common Settings <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Common\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Proofing Tools\Custom Dictionaries [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\Internet\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [*.acl]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office\Recent [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Proof\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Common\Smart Tag\Recognizers\{4FFB3E8B-AE75-48F2-BF13-D0D7E93FA8F9}\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Common\Smart Tag\Recognizers\{64AB6C69-B40E-40AF-9B7F-F5687B48E2B6}\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Common\Smart Tag\Recognizers\{87EF1CFE-51CA-4E6B-8C76-E576AA926888}\* [*]

Common Settings <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Proofing Tools\1.0\Custom Dictionaries\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Shortcut Bar [LocalPath]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\Internet [LocationOfComponents]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\Open Find\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\Internet [UseRWHlinkNavigation]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\InternetServer Cache\* [*]

Access 2003 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\LanguageResources [SKULanguage]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Access\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Access\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\CMA\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\Toolbars\Settings\ [Microsoft Access]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [Access11.pip]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Access\Recent Templates\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Access\Recent Templates\* [Template*]

Access 2003 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Access\Settings [MRU*]

Excel 2003 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\LanguageResources [SKULanguage]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Excel\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\Toolbars\Settings\ [Microsoft Excel]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Excel\ [EXCEL11.xlb]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office\ [EXCEL11.pip]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Excel\Recent Templates\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Excel\Recent Templates\* [Template*]

Excel 2003 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Excel\Recent Files\* [*]

FrontPage 2003 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\FrontPage\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\Toolbars\Settings [Microsoft FrontPage]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\FrontPage\State [CmdUI.PRF]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [fp11.pip]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\FrontPage\Snippets [FPSnippetsCustom.xml]

FrontPage 2003 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\FrontPage [WecErrorLog]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\FrontPage\Explorer\FrontPage Explorer\Recent File List\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\FrontPage\Explorer\FrontPage Explorer\Recent Web List\* [*]

OneNote 2003 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Common\LanguageResources [SKULanguage]

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\OneNote\* [*]

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Common\Toolbars\Settings\ [Microsoft Office OneNote]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office\ [OneNot11.pip]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\OneNote\ [Preferences.dat]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\OneNote\ [Toolbars.dat]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\OneNote\Recent Templates\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\OneNote\Recent Templates\* [Template*]

OneNote 2003 <exclude>

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\OneNote\Options\Save\ [BackupLastAutoBackupTime]

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\OneNote\Options\Save\ [BackupFolderPath]

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\OneNote\General\ [LastCurrentFolderForBoot]

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\OneNote\General\ [Last Current Folder]

Outlook 2003 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\LanguageResources [SKULanguage]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Outlook\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\Toolbars\Settings [Microsoft Outlook]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\OMI Account Manager\Accounts\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Outlook\Journal\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Signatures\* [*]

%CSIDL_LOCAL_APPDATA%\Microsoft\FORMS [frmcache.dat]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [outcmd11.dat]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [outcmd.dat]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [views.dat]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [OutlPrint]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [MSOut11.pip]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [*.rwz]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [*.srs]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [*.NK2]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [*.xml]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Exchange\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows Messaging Subsystem\Profiles\* [001e023d]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows Messaging Subsystem\Profiles\* [001f023d]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows Messaging Subsystem\Profiles\* [*]

Outlook 2003 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Outlook [FirstRunDialog]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Outlook [Machine Name]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows Messaging Subsystem\Profiles\*\0a0d020000000000c000000000000046 [111f031e]

HKCU\Identities\* [LDAP Server]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Account Manager\Accounts\* [LDAP Server]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\OMI Account Manager\Accounts\* [LDAP Server]

PowerPoint 2003 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\PowerPoint\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\PowerPoint\RecentFolderList [Default]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\Toolbars\Settings [Microsoft PowerPoint]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\PowerPoint\Recent Templates\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\PowerPoint\Recent Templates\* [Template*]

PowerPoint 2003 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\PowerPoint\Recent File List\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\PowerPoint\RecentFolderList\* [*]

Project 2003 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Common\LanguageResources [SKULanguage]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\MS Project\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Common\Toolbars\Settings [Microsoft Project]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [MSProj11.pip]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\MS Project\11\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\MS Project\Recent Templates\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\MS Project\Recent Templates\* [Template*]

Project 2003 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\MS Project\Recent File List [*]

Publisher 2003 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\LanguageResources [SKULanguage]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Publisher\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\Toolbars\Settings [Microsoft Publisher]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [*.acl]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Publisher [pubcmd.dat]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office\ [*.jsp]

Publisher 2003 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Publisher\Recent File List\* [*]

Visio 2003 <include>

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Visio\* [*]

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Common\Toolbars\Settings\ [Microsoft Office Visio]

CSIDL_APPDATA\Microsoft\Office\[Visio11.pip]

CSIDL_LOCAL_APPDATA\Microsoft\Visio\ [content.dat]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Visio\Recent Templates\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Visio\Recent Templates\* [Template*]

Visio 2003 <exclude>

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Visio\Application\ [LastFile*]

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Visio\Application\ [MyShapesPath]

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Visio\Application\ [UserDictionaryPath1]

Word 2003 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\LanguageResources [SKULanguage]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Word\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Common\Toolbars\Settings [Microsoft Word]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Templates [Normal.dot]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [Word11.pip]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [WordMa11.pip]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Word\Recent Templates\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Word\Recent Templates\* [Template*]

Word 2003 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Word\Options [PROGRAMDIR]

2007 Microsoft Office system settings

Common Settings <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Common\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Common\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [*.acl]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office\Recent [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Templates\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Proof\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\UProof\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Proofing Tools\*\Custom Dictionaries [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Common\Smart Tag\Recognizers\{4FFB3E8B-AE75-48F2-BF13-D0D7E93FA8F9}\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Common\Smart Tag\Recognizers\{64AB6C69-B40E-40AF-9B7F-F5687B48E2B6}\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Common\Smart Tag\Recognizers\{87EF1CFE-51CA-4E6B-8C76-E576AA926888}\* [*]

Common Settings <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Shortcut Bar [LocalPath]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Common\Internet [LocationOfComponents]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Common\Open Find\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\VBA\6.0\Common

%CSIDL_LOCAL_APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [*.qat]

Access 2007 <include>

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [Access11.pip]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Access\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Access\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\CMA\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Common\Toolbars\Settings\ [Microsoft Access]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Access\File MRU\* [*]

Access 2007 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Access\Settings [MRU*]

Excel 2007 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Excel\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Common\Toolbars\Settings\ [Microsoft Excel]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Excel\ [EXCEL11.xlb]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office\ [EXCEL11.pip]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Excel\File MRU\* [*]

Excel 2007 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Excel\Recent Files\* [*]

OneNote 2007 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\OneNote\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Common\Toolbars\Settings\ [Microsoft Office OneNote]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office\ [OneNot12.pip]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\OneNote\%OFFICEVERSION%\ [Preferences.dat]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\OneNote\%OFFICEVERSION%\ [Toolbars.dat]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\OneNote\Recent Templates\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\MS Project\12\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\OneNote\Recent Templates\* [Template*]

OneNote 2007 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\OneNote\General\ [LastMyDocumentsPathUsed]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\OneNote\Options\Paths\ [BackupFolderPath]

Outlook 2007 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Outlook\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Common\Toolbars\Settings [Microsoft Outlook]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\OMI Account Manager\Accounts\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Signatures\* [*]

%CSIDL_LOCAL_APPDATA%\Microsoft\FORMS [frmcache.dat]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [outcmd11.dat]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [outcmd.dat]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [views.dat]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [OutlPrint]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [MSOut11.pip]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Exchange\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [*.rwz]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [*.srs]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [*.NK2]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Outlook [*.xml]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows Messaging Subsystem\Profiles\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Outlook\Journal\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows Messaging Subsystem\Profiles\* [001e023d]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows Messaging Subsystem\Profiles\* [001f023d]

Outlook 2007 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Outlook [FirstRunDialog]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Outlook [Machine Name]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows Messaging Subsystem\Profiles\*\0a0d020000000000c000000000000046 [111f031e]

HKCU\Identities\* [LDAP Server]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Account Manager\Accounts\* [LDAP Server]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\OMI Account Manager\Accounts\* [LDAP Server]

PowerPoint 2007 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\PowerPoint\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\PowerPoint\RecentFolderList [Default]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Common\Toolbars\Settings [Microsoft PowerPoint]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\PowerPoint [PPT11.pcb]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [PowerP11.pip]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\PowerPoint\File MRU\* [*]

PowerPoint 2007 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\PowerPoint\Recent File List\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\PowerPoint\RecentFolderList\* [*]

Project 2007 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\MS Project\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Common\Toolbars\Settings [Microsoft Office Project]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [MSProj12.pip]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\MS Project\Recent Templates\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\MS Project\Recent Templates\* [Template*]

Project 2007 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\MS Project\Recent File List [*]

Publisher 2007 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Publisher\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Common\Toolbars\Settings [Microsoft Publisher]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [*.acl]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Publisher [pubcmd.dat]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [Publis11.pip]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office\ [*.jsp]

Publisher 2007 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Publisher\Recent File List\* [*]

Visio 2007 <include>

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Visio\* [*]

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Common\Toolbars\Settings\ [Microsoft Office Visio]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office\ [Visio12.pip]

%CSIDL_LOCAL_APPDATA%\Microsoft\Visio\ [content.dat]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Visio\Recent Templates\* [*]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Visio\Recent Templates\* [Template*]

Visio 2007 <exclude>

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Visio\Application\ [LastFile*]

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Visio\Application\ [MyShapesPath]

HKCU\software\Microsoft\Office\%OFFICEVERSION%\Visio\Application\ [UserDictionaryPath1]

Word 2007 <include>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Templates\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\QuickStyles\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Document Building Blocks\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Bibliography\* [*]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [Word11.pip]

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Office [WordMa11.pip]

Word 2007 <exclude>

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\Data [PROGRAMDIR]

HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Word\Options [PROGRAMDIR]

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