MS Office for free?
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 16
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 59,802, Level: 75
    Level completed: 84%, Points required for next Level: 248
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    simply1's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Salt Lake City
    Posts
    5,611
    Points
    59,802
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 71
    Given: 7

    MS Office for free?


  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 387,692, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    24,013
    Points
    387,692
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 773
    Given: 605

    Re: MS Office for free?

    They arent late! People who used them before will use them now. Google and the like are still working hard to grab people, but MS no matter how late still has the upper hand. This only helps them further.



  3. #3
    All-Star egami's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    iowa
    Posts
    1,944
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Re: MS Office for free?

    operative phrase: "a version of"



  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 58,369, Level: 74
    Level completed: 88%, Points required for next Level: 181
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CycoCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    4,656
    Points
    58,369
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 37
    Given: 186

    Re: MS Office for free?

    It will probably force you to save your documents to windows live, not your desktop.


    John Walters is my hero

  5. #5
    All-Star egami's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    iowa
    Posts
    1,944
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Re: MS Office for free?

    All your data are belong to us.



  6. #6
    Addict
    Points: 146,976, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Posts
    6,187
    Points
    146,976
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: MS Office for free?

    Quote Originally Posted by egami View Post
    operative phrase: "a version of"
    Quote Originally Posted by egami View Post
    All your data are belong to us.
    These



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 83,324, Level: 89
    Level completed: 77%, Points required for next Level: 426
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    6,038
    Points
    83,324
    Level
    89
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 158
    Given: 0

    Re: MS Office for free?

    I'm guessing this will be just an online version of Wordpad and watered down spreadsheets.



  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 77,897, Level: 86
    Level completed: 75%, Points required for next Level: 453
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    TheCaptain's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    3,138
    Points
    77,897
    Level
    86
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 158
    Given: 45

    Re: MS Office for free?

    All your data are belong to us.

    indeed.



  9. #9
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 66,388, Level: 79
    Level completed: 97%, Points required for next Level: 62
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cyfanatic's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, Iowa
    Posts
    4,099
    Points
    66,388
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 55
    Given: 806

    Re: MS Office for free?

    Why is it that I want M$ to fail so badly?



  10. #10
    Addict
    Points: 127,116, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    tim_redd's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    7,535
    Points
    127,116
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 200
    Given: 117

    Re: MS Office for free?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfanatic View Post
    Why is it that I want M$ to fail so badly?
    FOSS ftw!



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 85,495, Level: 90
    Level completed: 97%, Points required for next Level: 55
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    superdorf's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    6,948
    Points
    85,495
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: MS Office for free?

    Outlook for the Web is a very mature product. Nearly has good as Outlook desktop.



  12. #12
    Legend
    Points: 387,692, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    bos's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    24,013
    Points
    387,692
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 773
    Given: 605

    Re: MS Office for free?

    Quote Originally Posted by superdorf View Post
    Outlook for the Web is a very mature product. Nearly has good as Outlook desktop.

    Yep just started letting my users into OWA 2007. They love it. Exchange 2007 administration sucks though compared to 03. Good god did they make it difficult.



  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 66,678, Level: 80
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 1,372
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Recommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Rogue52's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Cedar Rapids, IA
    Posts
    6,054
    Points
    66,678
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 161
    Given: 4

    Re: MS Office for free?

    Begun the Online War has.



  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 25,475, Level: 48
    Level completed: 93%, Points required for next Level: 75
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    Skyh13's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    2,930
    Points
    25,475
    Level
    48
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 27
    Given: 3

    Re: MS Office for free?

    Quote Originally Posted by egami View Post
    operative phrase: "a version of"
    Quote Originally Posted by egami View Post
    All your data are belong to us.
    +++++++infinity


    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    They arent late!
    Sort of. It seems as though Microsoft is ALWAYS late in some way any more when it comes to anything.. but you're right, they do have the upper hand as this is just giving people a way to continue (sort of) using office.



  15. #15
    Addict
    Points: 91,556, Level: 94
    Level completed: 17%, Points required for next Level: 1,594
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    CYdTracked's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    8,700
    Points
    91,556
    Level
    94
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 8

    Re: MS Office for free?

    Eh, I got Office 2007 Enterprise through work for just $10 because of their deal with M$ gives employees discounts on certain products. I can't imagine you'll get very good performance using it web-based but this is interesting...


    Go Cubs Go!

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Mediacom 22
  • HOOPS: Iowa State vs. Drake
  • December 20, 2014
  • 04:00 PM