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Does the 2nd option mean FULL compliance with ISO/IEC 29500 Strict, as MS Office 2007/2010 is known to be non-compliant with this standard?

According to the answer given by a developer here, and in simple terms, the answer is yes. The "Microsoft Word 2007/2010/2013 XML (.docx)" entry has (under LO v4.2) had "2013" added to the "2007/2010" indicating that this is ISO/IEC 29500 Transitional. MS Office 2013 does not write out ISO/IEC 29500 Strict by default (it has to be manually selected). The "Office Open XML Text (.docx)" option is targeting ISO/IEC 29500 Strict, but support is not yet "full."

The complete story of which versions of MS Office support which versions of the various formats developed by Microsoft is a bit of a tangle. There is an excellent article Complex singularity versus openness by Markus Feilner over in the European Commission e-Library. It indicates how the three different forms of Office Open XML (OOXML)[1] have created a nightmare situation for organsations and individuals alike. It is virtually impossible to talk about "DOCX" as a format due to the varying degree of support across different versions of MS Office.

Ultimately the only form of OOXML that matters is ISO/IEC 29500 Strict but it will be some time before: a) LO fully supports this standard; b) Microsoft Office writes this file format out as the default. Until (b) happens it is unlikely TDF/LO will advocate using the "Office Open XML Text (.docx)" entry in the pull down list.

[1] A basic indication is provided in the answer here.

Does the 2nd option mean FULL compliance with ISO/IEC 29500 Strict, as MS Office 2007/2010 is known to be non-compliant with this standard?

According to the answer given by a developer here, and in simple terms, the answer is yes. The "Microsoft Word 2007/2010/2013 XML (.docx)" entry has (under LO v4.2) had "2013" added to the "2007/2010" indicating that this is ISO/IEC 29500 Transitional. MS Office 2013 does not write out ISO/IEC 29500 Strict by default (it has to be manually selected). The "Office Open XML Text (.docx)" option is targeting ISO/IEC 29500 Strict, but support is not yet "full."

The complete story of which versions of MS Office support which versions of the various formats developed by Microsoft is a bit of a tangle. There is an excellent article Complex singularity versus openness by Markus Feilner over in the European Commission e-Library. It indicates how the three different forms of Office Open XML (OOXML)[1] have created a nightmare situation for organsations and individuals alike. It is virtually impossible to talk about "DOCX" as a format due to the varying degree of support across different versions of MS Office.

Ultimately the only form of OOXML that matters is ISO/IEC 29500 Strict but it will be some time before: a) LO fully supports this standard; b) Microsoft Office writes this file format out as the default. Until (b) happens it is unlikely TDF/LO will advocate using the "Office Open XML Text (.docx)" entry in the pull down list.

[1] A basic indication is provided in the answer here.

Does the 2nd option mean FULL compliance with ISO/IEC 29500 Strict, as MS Office 2007/2010 is known to be non-compliant with this standard?

According to the answer given by a developer here, and in simple terms, the answer is yes. The "Microsoft Word 2007/2010/2013 XML (.docx)" entry has (under LO v4.2) had "2013" added to the "2007/2010" indicating that this is ISO/IEC 29500 Transitional. MS Office 2013 does not write out ISO/IEC 29500 Strict by default (it has to be manually selected). The "Office Open XML Text (.docx)" option is targeting ISO/IEC 29500 Strict, but support is not yet "full."

The complete story of which versions of MS Office support which versions of the various formats developed by Microsoft is a bit of a tangle. There is an excellent article Complex singularity versus openness by Markus Feilner over in the European Commission e-Library. It indicates how the three different forms of Office Open XML (OOXML)[1] have created a nightmare situation for organsations and individuals alike. It is virtually impossible to talk about "DOCX" as a format due to the varying degree of support across different versions of MS Office.

Ultimately the only form of OOXML that matters is ISO/IEC 29500 Strict but it will be some time before: a) LO fully supports this standard; b) Microsoft Office writes this file format out as the default. Until (b) happens it is unlikely TDF/LO will advocate using the "Office Open XML Text (.docx)" entry in the pull down list.

[1] A basic indication is provided in the answer here.

Does the 2nd option mean FULL compliance with ISO/IEC 29500 Strict, as MS Office 2007/2010 is known to be non-compliant with this standard?

According to the answer given by a developer here, and in simple terms, the answer is yes. The "Microsoft Word 2007/2010/2013 XML (.docx)" entry has (under LO v4.2) had "2013" added to the "2007/2010" indicating that this is ISO/IEC 29500 Transitional. MS Office 2013 does not write out ISO/IEC 29500 Strict by default (it has to be manually selected). The "Office Open XML Text (.docx)" option is targeting ISO/IEC 29500 Strict, but support is not yet "full."

The complete story of which versions of MS Office support which versions of the various formats developed by Microsoft is a bit of a tangle. There is an excellent article Complex singularity versus openness by Markus Feilner over in the European Commission e-Library. It indicates how the three different forms of Office Open XML (OOXML)[1] have created a nightmare situation for organsations and individuals alike. It is virtually impossible to talk about "DOCX" as a format due to the varying degree of support across different versions of MS Office.

Ultimately the only form of OOXML that matters is ISO/IEC 29500 Strict but it will be some time before: a) LO fully supports this standard; b) Microsoft Office writes this file format out as the default. Until (b) happens it is unlikely TDF/LO will advocate using the "Office Open XML Text (.docx)" entry in the pull down list.

[1] A basic indication is provided in the answer here.