Compatibility with Paratext 8
Paratext 9 is compatible with Paratext 8 and can be used on the same projects, sharing files using send/receive. If you have Paratext 8 installed, the Paratext 9 installer will not replace it. The installer does not delete Paratext 8 or change it in any way–you can continue to use both Paratext 8 and Paratext 9, but you should not have both open at the same time.
Incompatibility with Paratext 7
- Paratext 9 is not compatible with Paratext 7. Users of 7 must take their registration code from 7 and reregister at https://registry.paratext.org.
- Data from 7 must be migrated to Paratext 8 first: see Migration Help for instructions.