Creating and Opening Documents

Get Microsoft Office help creating blank and template MS Word 2016 documents, opening existing documents, and converting files.


  1. Open our practice document.
  2. Notice that the document opens in Compatibility Mode. Convert it to the 2016 file format. If a dialog box appears asking if you would like to close and reopen the file in order to see the new features, choose Yes.
  3. In Backstage view, pin a file or folder.