What to look for in Microsoft Office 2010 for Mac?
If you want to try out a Microsoft Office productivity suite on your Mac, try out Microsoft Office for Mac 2011. The latest and the best productivity suite for Mac users from the house of Microsoft, this suite has a host of features that you can explore and take delight in. If you are yet undecided on whether or not you should go in for this suite, read the article here and we are sure you will decide very soon enough.
- The User Interface experience
Although Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 reflect the essence of Microsoft Office 2010, the former nevertheless displays the same menu interface that you have used on other Mac applications giving you common features and advantages to explore and benefit from. The toolbar, the commands, and the fondly-frequented tools that you have used on Mac applications are here too. You can therefore work confidently and in familiar environs (apps). Â The simple interface can be made simpler by viewing the particular files in the applications in the authoring mode. This helps to minimize distractions and at the same time remain creative.
- The Applications
Had you been worrying about learning new applications and getting a hang of novel software? Put your worries to rest. The interface, the commands, the formats and much more are all that you are already familiar with. You have to invest no time in learning the tricks of the trade here. Rather, install the productivity suite on your Mac machine and instantly get down to work. Using the different applications here, such as Microsoft Word 2011, Microsoft Excel 2011, and Microsoft PowerPoint 2011, will seem like a cake walk for you, especially since the loading up time is much less now as compared to its predecessor, Microsoft Office for Mac 2008.
- Compatibility features
And finally what you actually wanted to know. Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 is compatible with Microsoft Office 2010! That’s it. This clearly means that you can access the same document on both the machines and seamlessly work on a document by accessing it from anywhere and remain productive and effective. To top it, all formatting and special effects such as Sparklines and PivotTables will appear the same on both the platforms. This enables you to switch from one application to the other in an effortless manner and this back and forth will hardly consume any time of yours. Office Web Apps lets you to work online and using the Windows SkyDrive feature you can sign in and start to work immediately, irrespective of the platform (Windows or Mac).
- Deliver tasks, Professionally
Whether you have to create text or number based documents or a presentation to work on; Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 lets you deliver all tasks professionally. From offering you readymade templates to giving you fine editing tools to use; you cannot just do without this suite if you have to create an everlasting impression.
Some of the improvements you can look forward to in Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 as compared to its predecessor, Microsoft Office for Mac 2008, are:
1.Â Presence of the Ribbon and absence of Elements Gallery
2.Â Presence of Microsoft Outlook and absence of Entourage
3.Â Presence of Visual basic which was dropped in Microsoft Office for Mac 2008
4.Â Ability to save documents in Cloud as opposed to the limited functionality in the previous version
5Â Faster loading time of applications in the latest version as opposed to the time taken previously
Isn’t this enough to get you started? Install the suite today and call iYogi tech experts to set it up for you.