Microsoft officially released Office 2016 for all types of devices and operating systems Windows, Mac, Android and iOS. The release of modern package of office applications was held on Tuesday, September 22. It offers users a new and convenient tools to collaborate on documents, presentations and projects, and provides even more usage scenarios cloud services and settings access levels to files for different users. Office 2016 for Mac was released in July of this year, but then they could use only Office 365 subscribers. Today the package of office applications Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and OneNote for OS X is available for a one-time purchase.
In the new Suite of office applications all services are integrated with each other, which gives the opportunity to use the features of one program in another. So, a tool for collaboration Delve reveals the connection between what work is done by the user who collaborates, writes in emails and social networks, then analyzes the information and automatically selects the appropriate content to SharePoint, OneDrive, Yammer pages, or the web. App Sway, using a similar mechanism, provides the tools for creating beautiful presentations of projects. Using Sway the user can make a document similar to a journal or a blog, adding pictures, YouTube videos, links to Wikipedia, a chart from Excel, and printed or handwritten text.
“In March, Microsoft introduced a preview version of Office 2016 for it professionals and developers. We have taken into account the comments received, and user reviews and is ready to offer new convenient tools and reliable resources to work in an Office for home computer users and corporate customers,” said Zinaida Kudrin, head of the division for the promotion of information Microsoft office systems in Russia.
Innovations also improve communications processes in companies of all sizes. Updated Outlook quickly find important information, showing recent searches and automatically offering various options to enter text in the search box. In addition, you can run a search through all the folders or by dialogue with a particular person, and also search on the device, in the cloud, the Internet, etc. by Opening the contact card in Outlook, you can quickly contact them using the button “call to Skype”. Skype for business is a convenient and safe tool for video and audio calls and conferences, to connect to which can anyone provided that he has a Microsoft ID account in Lync or Skype. Skype for business gives a user the user to share with buddies your desktop or part of it, and send in the General conversation files. Edit in real-time, previously only available in the web Office applications will allow you to save a Word document on OneDrive for business and send everyone a link.
Microsoft Office 2016 offers even more convenient tools for working with files. Any document can be downloaded from OneDrive for business or other storage, save in the cloud or on your hard drive and use on any device running any operating system. In addition, send the documents now it’s even easier: you have to choose with whom to share the file and determine whether the recipient has the opportunity to not only view but also edit the resulting document. This was previously only possible for files from the cloud OneDrive, and now works for documents that are stored locally.
Download Office 2016 on the official Microsoft website.