Microsoft has just released Service Pack 1 for its Office 2013 suite. While most of the update covers bug fixes and performance improvements (especially for Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 users), it also incorporates the change of name from SkyDrive for OneDrive for Microsoft's cloud storage services.
Tagged With office 2013
One of the more controversial changes introduced with Office 2013 was a restriction on the ability for individual users to transfer their licences between machines. Microsoft has backpedalled on its original proposal, which only allowed you to move licences if your machine had a warranty failure, and has now gone back to its previous stance, which lets you move the software provided you uninstall it from the old machine.
Office 365 Home Premium got its official release last month,, but workplace users have had to wait their turn until now. Microsoft has finally released its business packages for the 2013-flavoured release of Office 365, so what's on offer?
The newly-announced pricing for Office 2013 makes buying an annual subscription (aka Office 365 Home Premium) by far the most appealing option for most customers. But does that mean people are going to buy it?
Office 2013 doesn't yet have a confirmed release date, but the subscription versions for consumers and small business now have pricing. Which packages are available and what do they cost?
Office 2013 has a stack of new features, including options for use on touchscreens. Check out how some of those options work in this video.
One of the new features in Office 2013 is the Start screen which appears when you launch apps, and a similarly redesigned full-screen dialog that appears when you save and open a file. For experienced users, both can be a major pain rather than a help. Here's how to work around the problem with some settings changes and keyboard shortcuts.
One of the best enhancements in Excel 2013, part of the newly-announced Office 2013 suite, is a simple option called Flash Fill. Rather than writing complex formulas to extract items of data from a single column, you can provide Excel with an example of what you want to do and it will copy it.
You can test out a consumer preview of the latest version of Office right now, but what will the new version of Office -- variously branded Office 2013, Office 15 and Office 365 -- include? Here's what we know so far.