Office For iOS

You Can Now Open Microsoft Office Documents Directly from Files in iOS

As pointed out by the folks over at MacStories, Microsoft has today updated its Office suite for iOS, taking Word, Excel, and PowerPoint all to version 2.12, and has added support for opening Office documents directly from the native Files app, among other enhancements and stability improvements. The update replaces the 'Copy to' with the more convenient...

Microsoft Office for iPhone Gets Finger Drawing Support

If you ever wanted to add finger drawn scribbles to your documents on the iPhone, today is your lucky day as Microsoft has just added finger drawing support to Office for iPhone, allowing users to highlight tidbits and add notes to their documents on the fly (via TechCrunch). Word, Excel and PowerPoint iOS apps have all been updated in...

Microsoft Adds iCloud Drive Support to Office for iOS

Microsoft has today released an update for its Office applications. The 1.6 update brings — alongside bug fixes — a welcome addition that’s only available to users running iOS 8: iCloud Drive support. The partnership with Dropbox has already suggested that Microsoft is open to new ways, and today the software maker reassured its customers...

Microsoft’s Latest iPhone Office Apps Top App Store Charts

On Thursday, Microsoft launched Word, Excel and PowerPoint iPhone apps with the ability to create and do basic editing to documents for free, without requiring an Office 365 subscription. Today, the apps are already topping the App Store charts with Microsoft Word at number one, closely followed by other Office apps including Excel and PowerPoint (via TechCrunch). Microsoft recently announced...

Microsoft Announces Dropbox Integration for Mobile Office Apps

Microsoft and Dropbox today announced that they are teaming up to help users "get work done." Since more than 1.2 billion people use Office and Dropbox stores more than 35 billion Office documents, spreadsheets, and presentations, integrating Dropbox into Office was a logical step for the software maker to take. Microsoft will add the new...

Office for iOS Delays Causing Microsoft to Lose Billions

Microsoft has the full version of Office for iOS ready for release, sources speaking with Reuters reveal. Now, when will the company's chief executive, Satya Nadella, give the green light to release the software? It is only a matter of time. The fact is, the company has 2.5 billion reasons to release Office for iOS:...

Office For iOS Could Arrive Soon If Stephen Elop Becomes Microsoft CEO

In the past, we have heard numerous rumours about Microsoft Office launching on iOS, including an allegedly leaked product roadmap to Office for iOS hinting at an October 2014 launch. However, a new report by MacRumors (via Bloomberg) is claiming that if Stephen Elop, former CEO of Nokia and a leading candidate to replace Steve Ballmer, becomes the next...