What are compound documents?

by on March 12, 2009

Q: Why is a compound document needed and is there something about it that you are not to know about?

One Response to “What are compound documents?”

    It is just a document file that has non-text items inserted into it. This can include things like pictures, spreadsheets or audio.

    Wikipedia has some additional information here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compound_document

    Let us know if you have any other questions about this topic.