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Download our free Office 2013 Quick Start Guides

Thinking about making the change to Office 2013? Changes bring exciting new features, but new versions of your favorite software can take a bit of getting used to. To help ease the transition, we’ve put together nine handy Quick Start Guides that introduce you to the newest versions of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher, Access, Project, and Visio. Read on to learn how to download the guides and…

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Why sign in? Your files are always waiting for you with Office 365

Signing in to Office 365 Home Premium unlocks a world of new functionality between Office and the cloud. Whether you’re using a phone, PC, or tablet, you can be at home, school, work, or on the bus and your files and applications are there wherever you are. Learn how we’ve connected Office to the cloud to make anywhere, anytime productivity possible and see how subscription and sign-in are how we…

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Steve Ballmer announces the new Office 365 Home Premium

Read Steve Ballmer’s blog post about the release of the new Office 365 Home Premium and what it means for the company and for you. “This is a fundamental shift in our business that began several years ago and continues today with the release of Office 365 Home Premium . This is a brand new Office never experienced before,” Steve wrote on Tuesday. For the first time, you can subscribe…

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“Techorating” tips to simplify your life with Office 365

Guest blogger Janna Robinson is the host of DIY Network’s Hollywood Hi-Tech and a lifestyle technology expert with a mission to educate and empower people by making technology approachable, fashionable, and fun. As a bicoastal entrepreneur who is also planning a wedding, she uses Office 365 to simplify her life–staying connected and organized with a seamless blend of services, devices, and style. Read on to see how Janna does it…

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The new Office is now available for business customers

Business customers around the world can now purchase the on-premises versions of the new Office products–including Office 2013, Exchange Server 2013, Lync Server 2013, SharePoint Server 2013, Project 2013 and Visio 2013–through Microsoft Volume Licensing. Broad availability of the new Office through retail and online channels is planned for the first quarter of 2013. The new Office gives customers a comprehensive set of productivity tools to help them do their…

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Introducing the new Office on Windows Phone 8

  By Bert Van Hoof, Office Engineering Today, we’re proud to introduce the new Office; it comes pre-installed on every Windows Phone 8, which is launching worldwide today. When we started on this journey we set five clear objectives: All your Office documents, where and when you want them The best Office document rendering on any phone All your notes – in one place and with you, anywhere Communicate and…

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OneNote and Lync Come to Windows Store

With the launch of Windows today, we are introducing new versions of existing Office applications. The new OneNote and Lync apps are available today for free through the Windows Store.  Both have been redesigned to take advantage of the Windows experience with immersive touch capabilities throughout.  They also work well with mouse and keyboard, so you can have a great experience whether you’re on-the-go, on the couch or at your…