Office for Mac

Office for Mac now available for Office 365 Subscribers

We’re excited to announce that with the release of SP3 (build 14.3) earlier this month, Office for Mac can participate in Office 365 subscription offerings. Office 365 Home Premium and Office 365 University offerings are available now, while Office 365 Small Business Premium releases soon. Subscription services are best suited for customers who use Office on multiple devices because it allows any combination of Mac/PC installs via 5 reusable licenses;…


Open Excel workbooks in separate windows and view them side by side

“How do I open my workbooks in separate windows?” This has been a common inquiry from many of our customers who want to look at their workbooks side by side, or spread them across more than one monitor. Good news: starting with Excel 2013, each of your workbooks opens in its own window, similar to Word and PowerPoint today. That means that each workbook has its own ribbon and top-level…

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Clinic chooses cloud-based email to avoid $14,000 in IT costs and improve efficiency

Advanced Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Specialists in Denver, Colorado, worked with Solve IT to replace its on-premises messaging solution with Microsoft Exchange Online. A cloud-based email service that is part of Microsoft Office 365, Exchange Online fulfils the clinic’s patient confidentiality requirements and saved US$14,000 in IT costs in the first year. Staffers access email on a variety of mobile devices, improving teamwork and patient care.


Supercharge your Yammer Stream with AffinityLive

What would you get if you combined Yammer, the enterprise social network that transforms companies, and AffinityLive, the all-in-one platform for managing client work? Because of our recent integration, you don’t have to wonder! You can now supercharge your Yammer activity stream by posting select emails with clients to Yammer. Why would you want this,…


Top Office 365 questions answered

A week ago today, Office 365 Home Premium launched worldwide, giving busy people and families new ways to get more done at home, at school and on the go. From customer events in New York, Sao Paulo, Toronto, London and other major cities around the globe, as well as via social media, we’ve received a few common questions about what is included in Office 365 Home Premium and the fastest…


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…


Webinar: Create business cards quickly in Word & Publisher

Need business cards right this minute? Whether you’re forming a new start-up business or just need something in a pinch, Office has built-in business card templates to help. In this week’s webinar, we’ll show you how to create a business card in Word and Publisher at a moment’s notice. Here’s a 30-second trailer. Click Read More below to see the full 15-minute webinar.   What you will learn at Tuesday’s…

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Toyota North America CIO discusses auto giant’s deployment of Office 365

Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A. Inc. and other affiliates in North America began the deployment of Microsoft Office 365-dedicated cloud services as their exclusive environment in June 2012. In Japan and other overseas affiliates, Toyota will be leveraging a hybrid model, with on-premises editions of Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Lync and Windows Server.  This recent deployment represents an expansion of Toyota’s collaboration with Microsoft technologies. In April 2011, Toyota 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…