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    MS Office for free?


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    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.



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    Re: MS Office for free?

    operative phrase: "a version of"



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    Re: MS Office for free?

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


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    All your data are belong to us.



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    Re: MS Office for free?

    Quote Originally Posted by egami View Post
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    All your data are belong to us.
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    Re: MS Office for free?

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



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    All your data are belong to us.

    indeed.



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    Re: MS Office for free?

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



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    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!



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    Re: MS Office for free?

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



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    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.



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    Re: MS Office for free?

    Begun the Online War has.



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    Re: MS Office for free?

    Quote Originally Posted by egami View Post
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    +++++++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.



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    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...


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