Make Informed Decisions On The Go With Excel Mobile 2010

In our previous post entitled “Mobility in Office 2010” we briefly described the office applications available on your phone that would keep you productive on the go. In this post we will deep dive into Excel Mobile 2010, which supports over 100 of the formula functions available in Microsoft Excel 2010. In addition, its support…


Accessing your Office files from any computer with Windows Live SkyDrive

Hello, my name is Rich Grutzmacher. I am a Program Manager on the User Experience team. As Clay wrote in his post, we created the Backstage view to provide a location for Office’s OUT features (i.e., the things you do to the whole file, rather than the changes you make to the content within it)….


Office 2010 Assessment & Planning

Today, over on the Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit Team Blog we announced the availability of the Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit 5.0 Beta. The Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit is an assessment and planning tool targeted at IT Professionals to help them begin the deployment process. The tool inventories your current…


Lots of Office Team Blog Updates!

It’s been a busy few weeks for many Office product team blogs so we wanted to take a step back and highlight some recent posts you might be interested in. Over on the SharePoint Team Blog Tim McConnell made a post discussing the core accessibility investments and design details incorporated into SharePoint 2010. His post…


Configure SharePoint Server 2010 for Mobile Device Access

In a previous mobile blog post, we briefly introduced our supported mobility scenarios in Office 2010. Those mobility functions rely on support from SharePoint 2010 mobility. Today’s post describes how to setup your SharePoint server environment so you can take advantage of mobile access. Microsoft SharePoint 2010 includes support for using feature phones to access…


Get Office for Today or Tomorrow

Today’s post is just a quick status update to keep everyone in the loop on the progress Office 2010 is making, as well as to provide finalized details for our Office 2010 Technology Guarantee. Starting today, consumers who purchase and activate Office 2007 will be able to download Office 2010 at no additional cost when…


Look Up Information From Your Phone

A few weeks back we went through an overview of mobility scenarios in the post Mobility in Office 2010. Today’s post describes how to search and look up information on SharePoint web sites with your mobile phones. There are various investments in SharePoint 2010 focused on enabling mobile experiences, including using Smartphones and feature phones…