Microsoft Office 2013.. This year has been a special year for Microsoft. They have brought so many products in the market this year. On July 16, 2012, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer unveiled the latest edition of Microsoft Office i.e. Office 2013 Customer Preview. It is really a major upgrade to the Office family.
Office 2013 has some reallystunning features. Cloud Integration Stunning UI Social Media Integration Skype Integration Touch Mode
Cloud Integration Microsoft has integrated SkyDrive with all the office apps i.e a user needs to have a Microsoft Live or Hotmail account to access the cloud functionality in office 2013. It is more easier to access any of your files from any place, any computer with your Windows Live Account With Cloud Integration, a user has the power to edit the files on the go. Files can be saved on the local disk also, but it has many advantages when saved on the cloud. Finally Office goes Cloud.
Modern UI One of the most noticeable change that you will notice in this new version of office is its User Interface. With only 2 months left for Windows 8 to release, Office 2013 has been given the Metro UI look for which Windows 8 is famous for Metro UI is used to align our documents in real time The Ribbon is, indeed, still the cornerstone of the Office experience, the visual metaphor permeating Word, Excel, Outlook and every other application in the suite In every app, you’ll find your name and Microsoft account photo in the upper-right corner — a reminder that the cloud is now the linchpin to the Office experience.
Social Media Integration This new version of office comes with more enhanced social integration. It has the ability to show social social feeds in real time. We are now able to Interact socially with a documents, through comments. Office gives the privelege to work together with a document over cloud Sharing a document is now easy with office. We can be able to share it anywhere, we like!
Skype Integration Microsoft has integrated Skype to the office family. Talk to your Friends with in your office package. Microsoft has planned to offer 60 minutes free international calls every month. With office, now we can be able to present our presentation in conference, with High Definition presenter view. Social plus cloud with skype gives us indepth support to our conference.
Touch Mode Like Windows 8, Office 2013 fully supports multi-touch devices like tablets and slates. And while these new features won’t impact most Office users quite yet, they will dramatically alter how device users interact with their office productivity documents Office 2013 is designed for all type of users.