Word

Fine-tune your line spacing in Word 2010

Upgrading to Word 2010 from an early version of Word? Surprised by the default line spacing? Word 2007 and Word 2010 have a different line spacing default than Word 2003 and earlier versions. Back in 2007, the product designers changed the default line spacing to improve document readability, according to a 2006 blog post by Stuart Stuple, one of the Microsoft Word program managers for Word 2007. In addition to…

OneNote

Download the standalone trial version for OneNote 2010

Most of the “Download a trial” links and banners on our site will take you to trial versions of the full Microsoft Office 2010 editions. While all of these suites contain Microsoft OneNote 2010, you may prefer to evaluate OneNote 2010 as a standalone program — in English or in another language. Read the full blog post to find out where you can get the standalone trial versions for the…

Access

Northwind 2010 Web Database is now available

We’re excited to announce that a longstanding Access tradition continues. A new version of the Northwind sample database has just been released. The best way to get to the template is to start up Access 2010, under Office.com Templates, click on Sample Templates, and then click on Northwind Web Database. You can also get the template here: Northwind Web Database.  As before, Northwind shows you what an Inventory/Orders system might…