Learn about customized Installation of Microsoft® Office® 2010
Do you want to know about Microsoft Office 2010 editions as well as customized installation options?
Microsoft Office 2010 is the latest version of Microsoft Office application series. It has improved features than its predecessors, like Microsoft Office 2007 and Microsoft Office 2003. Microsoft Office 2010 can be installed in various operating systems, like Windows 7, Windows Vista (with Service Pack 1) and Windows XP (with Service Pack 3). Microsoft Office 2010 also supports the MAC systems with the Office 2008 version that has equaling capacities as that of the Office 2010. Microsoft Office 2010 comes in seven editions for Windows operating systems. They are the Home and Business, Home and Student, Professional, Professional Academic, Professional Plus, Standard and Starter 2010. The suite also has a mobile version allowing you to use the applications on your Windows Mobile. Software called the Social Connector is also available with Microsoft Office 2010 allowing the users to easily access their social websites, like Facebook and MySpace and also their e-mails in a single application.
Let us talk about the various editions of Microsoft Office 2010 and tips for customized installation:
- Microsoft Office Home and Business 2010
- Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010
- Customized installation of Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft Office Home and Business 2010
Microsoft Office Home and Business 2010 edition is mainly aimed at home users and small business groups. This product may be having a single license feature which means that the product key can be used to activate only a single Home and Business version. It includes programs like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and OneNote. This product makes it easy to manage business and professional computing tasks effectively.
Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010
Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 is generally used by business enterprises. It allows the users to virtually work from anywhere. It also allows your team members to edit, view and share documents simultaneously. Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 also has web application, allowing the user to edit documents on the Internet. This edition also has volume licensing feature allowing it to be used in multiple computers with a single product key.
By customized installation of Microsoft Office 2010, the user can select the required programs that are to be installed in the computer. This technique reduces the hard drive space used and also prevents the installation of programs which will not be used by the user. Customized installation can be done using the Office Customization Tool (OCT). This tool is a part of the set-up program of Microsoft Office 2010.
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