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Finally listening to their users

Advantages: new pwerpoint features
Disadvantages: some of the new excel features cater for novices rather than regular users

I have been having Excel lessons at home and I spend a lot of time on the computer using Office to create documents, spreadsheets and presentations. I use the system on a regular basis but I have been using the 2007 version for too long and it’s time for ...

RosesAreRed1207 13.03.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Microsoft Office Home & Student 2013

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Built for touch, yet remains equally at home with mouse/keyboard

Advantages: Legendary feature set now touch-optimised, improvements here and there
Disadvantages: Not much for 2010 upgraders; expensive for multiple users

The new Office 2013 is part of Microsoft's overall strategy revamping their brand to stay relevant in the so-called "post-PC era" where touchscreens and mobile devices seem to be the prevalent platforms, at least for non-corporate users. On the other han ...

AtomicRadio 09.06.2013 · Read full review
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Mac users lose the benefits given to MS users

Advantages: One system for diary, contacts and email
Disadvantages: Help files non existent and limited functionality

Leaving the Microsoft World behind to join the Mac Generation Having been a Dell user for many years, my decision to join the Mac world was an easy one based on the simplicity of the systems, the ease of use and the light weight of my Macbook Air. It ...

AlexandraKing 22.05.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Microsoft Office Home & Student 2011 (Mac)

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Not half as good as the PC version

Advantages: Runs pretty fast
Disadvantages: Weird UI, Different from the Windows Office experience

...wasn't a mac user until a while ago. However, after a while of getting used to my beautiful Macbook Air, I fell in love with it. It was a fun and magical experience. Not so was the case of Microsoft Office for Mac. I bought this package because I wanted ...

RachelQueen 21.07.2012 · Read full review
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Good Experiences Using Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac

Advantages: easy to use, with a wide range of functions, and great functionality
Disadvantages: grammer check is not the best I've seen

I got Microsoft Office Home and Student 2011 (Mac) this Christmas, and I have been really pleased with it. I've found that Word is the best word processor for both school projects and my freelance writing projects. The templates are much better than previ ...

captainkatefinch 16.05.2011 · Read full review
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