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U.S. Satisfaction With Microsoft Slips

Satisfaction with Microsoft's software slipped last year, part of an industry-wide downturn driven by U.S. consumer discontent with traditional PC programs.

CloudOn Adds Android, Google Drive Support for Its Virtual Office Service

Honeycomb and Ice Cream Sandwich tablet owners can now use CloudOn to create and edit Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents.

Can Apache OpenOffice Still Compete with LibreOffice?

OpenOffice finally gets a major update; but it might be too little, too late.

Microsoft Pitches SkyDrive Over iCloud to Mac Office Users

Microsoft is pitching its SkyDrive online storage service to Office for Mac users, calling Apple's iCloud offering "not enough" for collaboration, file sharing and anywhere-access to documents.

How to Edit Office Documents on Your Smartphone

We show you which apps are best for editing documents on your smartphone, and how to get them up and running with your Dropbox account or other cloud storage services.

How to Design a Brochure Using Microsoft Word

Put your skills to work and create a great-looking brochure for your business.

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Microsoft Fixes Issues with Office for Mac 2011 SP2

Microsoft pulled Office for Mac 2011 Service Pack 2 after some users experienced issues. Those bugs were fixed, and now SP2 is being pushed once again.

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Reader Q&A: Don't Mess With Windows! Plus, How to Change Fonts

Readers have recently been emailing with odd problems that have a common theme: It's possible to tweak Windows into oblivion.

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How to Build Your First Database With Microsoft Access

Your copy of Office Professional 2010 holds a powerful tool that you're probably not even using. Allow us to introduce you.

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Microsoft to Yank XP in 2 Years

The two-year countdown begins to the death of Windows XP and its Office 2003 productivity suite.