XPS is a file format extension for specific type of documents. We have already seen free Micosoft XPS viewer software to open and view XPS files. You can also crete and further edit XPS files within Microsoft Office Word 2007 installed on your computer. This is possible by installing free MS Office 2007 addon “Microsoft Save as PDF or XPS”.
After you install this addon, there will be new option in “Save As” menu for saving and publishing any document as PDF / XPS. This is one handy way to create and edit any document, which can further saved in XPS format for specific use. Download Microsoft Save as XPS addon