In anticipation of the release of the iPad Pro, as well as new software platforms iOS 9 and watchOS 2 Microsoft announced the firmware update package of office applications. New version prepared for Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, and Translator.
Updated Office and Translator includes a number of improvements and new useful features designed for the iPad Pro & iOS 9, including multi-window mode, the extraction function, intelligent search, and support for a wireless keyboard that will allow you to effectively use the features of “Apple” gadgets.
On the company’s website provides a few examples: use multiwindow mode: create a new memo in OneNote while browsing, mail, fast data transfer from Excel to PowerPoint, browsing, taking notes during presentations creatures, simultaneous work in multiple office applications.
Specifically for the new 12.9-inch Apple tablet in MS Office added new tool “Digital pens”. They included pens, backlit and easy to use color picker with a controlled thickness of the line. The toolbar is designed to “dramatically simplify the creation of documents, and collaborate with them.” In Microsoft noted that when using the stylus Apple Pencil the user may have the impression that it works with plain paper and pencil.
Extensions for Outlook and allow Translator displays the Apple Watch information about scheduled meetings or new incoming messages. In addition, during the stay of the user in the electronic travel bracelet can automatically output on the screen is a common phrase, such as “good morning” and “goodbye” in the local language, getting information about the current location of the person and time of day.
New versions of software products Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, and Translator will be released in the App Store immediately after the release of iOS 9, watchOS 2 and iPad Pro.