Office is the world’s most popular set of productivity tools for getting things done and is used by over 1.2 billion people around the world today. Developers play a critical role in the world of Office by building new experiences for users and customers that we could never have imagined.Read more Today at Build—new possibilities with the Office platform
We’re thrilled for the //build and Ignite 2015 conferences to kick off. We’ve spent the months since TechEd Europe in Barcelona last October preparing and pulling together tons of great new capabilities, content and experiences, which we will share with Office developers at these two conferences.Read more What’s in store for Office developers at //build and Ignite 2015?
On today’s show, we’ll take a look at the new Office 2016 for Mac Preview, which brings together all the most recent updates for Office on the Mac. Kaberi Chowdhury demonstrates highlights of what’s new with PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook and even the newest member of the Office for Mac family, OneNote.Read more Quick tour of Office 2016 for Mac Preview
Since the Office for iPad announcement last March, we’ve worked hard to bring the power of Office to every person, across every platform and device, so people can get things done on their terms. This substantial increase in distribution has naturally brought some changes in the way people use Office, including how and when they need a subscription to Office 365. Today’s post dives into the thinking that informs how we categorize users, scenarios and devices into our licensing models as we continue to bring the power of Office to everyone.Read more Mobile versus professional—thoughts on the Office business
I’m pleased to announce the IT Pro and Developer Preview of Office 2016 for the Windows desktop. We’ve been in private preview with Office 2016 for several months. Now we’re ready to expand the program to our commercial Office 365 customers, an important milestone that gives IT pros and developers an opportunity to start testing the upcoming release.Read more Announcing the Office 2016 IT Pro and Developer Preview
Today is a big day for the Mac community–we're excited to announce that a preview of the new Office 2016 for Mac is now officially available! Office 2016 for Mac is powered by the cloud so you can access your documents anytime, anywhere and on any device.Read more The Office 2016 Mac Preview is here!
Today we are announcing that millions of eligible students around the world can now sign up for free Office from their school.Read more Students worldwide can now check eligibility for free Office from their school
Two weeks ago we shared our plans to introduce new, Universal Office apps for Windows 10 including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and OneNote, that can be installed on PCs, tablets and phones. Today, we’re excited to announce that Word, Excel and PowerPoint are now available for technical preview on PCs, laptops and tablets running the Windows 10 Technical Preview! In the coming weeks, we’ll open up our preview for the same apps on phones and tablets running Windows 10.Read more The next chapter of Office on Windows
At Microsoft, we are working hard to reimagine the Office experience for a cloud-first, mobile-first world. On January 21st we previewed versions of Office for Windows 10 fully optimized for touch and mobile devices. Today, we are proud to announce the general availability of Word, Excel and PowerPoint for Android tablets.Read more The Office you love is now on your Android tablet
Office for iPad: now with Presenter View, Pivot Table interaction, Send as PDF, and more top-requested features
Four months ago we released Office for iPad—the world’s best productivity experience reimagined for a mobile-first, cloud-first world. Since then millions of you have had the chance to use Office for iPad and provide feedback, and we’ve been hard at work delivering updates for the things you’ve asked for the most.Read more Office for iPad: now with Presenter View, Pivot Table interaction, Send as PDF, and more top-requested features
Last week, we announced that Office is available for the iPad. In this webinar, we’ll show you how to get up and running with these new apps.Read more Webinar: Office for iPad
Word for iPad, Excel for iPad and PowerPoint for iPad are available in the App Store today as free downloads. These are the real Microsoft Office apps, optimized for touch and designed for getting work done on iPad. Read on to learn more about our mobile first, cloud first approach.Read more Announcing the Office you love, now on the iPad