Let us share with you the hypothetical sad story of the loss of a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation that we had been working on for two weeks for our boss. Everything ended up a nightmare.
Microsoft has decided to drop the “Online” branding from its Office web apps. The company has confirmed that it has renamed Office Online to just Office. It will begin to use this new terminology “relatively soon” as it finalizes all of the changes that are now required to be made to the technical and marketing content.
If a new report is to be believed, Microsoft is thinking about adding a dedicated Microsoft Office key to keyboards. It would be used for additional keyboard shortcuts within Office apps, such as the ability to share documents and files quickly. Microsoft has actually been conducting a survey with testers of the Office key to gain feedback on how users might utilize the dedicated key.
Microsoft’s Android port of its Office productivity apps is quite solid. You can get some serious work done on Android devices using these apps. However, if you’re using a fairly old device, you may want to take note, as Microsoft is discontinuing support for Office mobile apps on older Android devices.
Say you want to download Microsoft Office on your MacBook. The first place you’d think about hitting up would be the Mac App Store. The only problem was that the company’s popular productivity suite wasn’t distributed through the store. That changes today. Microsoft Office is now finally available from the Mac App Store.
Google Drive has received a new update today which is going to make it easier for users who rely on Google Drive to collaborate on projects to use a mix of Microsoft Office and G Suite while going about their work. It now allows users to comment on Microsoft Office, PDF, and image files in the Google Drive Preview Pane without requiring Microsoft Office or Adobe Acrobat Reader apps and […]
Microsoft’s Office suite of productivity applications has been available for Android since the past couple of years. However, even though Chromebooks have the ability to run Android apps, these apps weren’t made compatible with Chromebooks for some reason. Chromebook users certainly didn’t like this as it prevented them from getting work done on their device using Microsoft’s apps. It appears that Microsoft has had a change of heart now.
While working with larger spreadsheets, you will need to know how to freeze cells in Excel. You do not need to scroll up and down repeatedly, instead just freeze the cells to compare the header information with the rest of the rows quickly. So, here, we explain you the technique to freeze cells in Excel.
Microsoft today introduced a new feature for Word that’s going to make it easier for you to write research papers. The feature is called Researcher, and it helps users find and incorporate reliables sources and content in their paper. Users can explore material related to the topic of their paper within the Word document itself. With one click they can add it and its properly formatted citation to the document.
It looks like the folks over at Microsoft have decided to introduce a spanking new feature to its Word, Excel and PowerPoint apps for the Android platform, which is a good thing. Known as “Tell Me,” one can then learn just about anything that one requires to know concerning this trio of apps simply by using it. Using it is a snap – just tap on the “A” and pencil […]
A new update of Skype for iOS has been released today and it focuses on making it simple for users to collaborate and get things done on the move. Skype for iOS now has native support for Microsoft Office documents which means that they can easily be opened within the Skype app itself on iPhone and iPad. It doesn’t get easier than this.
It looks like the folks over at Microsoft are about to make their Office online and mobile services all the more versatile, with the introduction of Dropbox and Box integration. This is certainly a step in the right direction to say the least, especially when you consider just how indispensable some of us find the likes of Dropbox and Box to be. Outlook users who are rocking on iOS and […]
The preview program for Xbox allows registered console owners to test new software in beta before the new features and improvements are released to the public. It’s Windows 10 Insider Program proved to be quite a hit earlier this year and the program still continues, Microsoft has now even launched an Insider Program for Office, and you pretty much now what it’s all about.
Microsoft Office is one of the best desktop office suites, but it doesn’t come cheap. For the full suite, you have to pay $300+ that many people can’t afford. Even if you go for monthly subscription of $9.99, it is still relatively expensive in the long run.However, there are many ways to have access to the Microsoft Office suite for free. You can either get the actual Microsoft Office temporarily […]