Microsoft has been one of the leading software companies for several decades, even developing for it's main competitor in the Operating System scene. Microsoft Word 2011 is the version specially developed for OS X, trying to change the current standard Windows version by including its own design for the Intel-based processor of the latest Apple computers. This edition of the Office component is available to download for Mac OS X systems.
Word has been the most popular text processor for quite a long time, setting the standard design for the industry as well as using the main formats
Word has been the most popular text processor for quite a long time, setting the standard design for the industry as well as using the main formats. This new version of the classic text processor has been enhanced in almost all its aspects, especially when it comes to applying the Ribbon interface with a new turn of the screw for Mac.
The general user interface has been arranged showing the most used Word components in the upper bar, divided into different menus showing the most important features accessible in a single click. Most of the useful commands are now accessible quicker than before, helping the user in the writing and publishing process. Fortunately, even if this UI doesn’t fit your work system, you can customize its aspect in order to rearrange the workspace.
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The experience with this text processor is very positive, especially when it comes to publishing your documents and to edit them freely. Microsoft Word 2011 Office component includes the new addition of the Styles option that gives you the opportunity to configure your text and in-document content in a fast way. Using these options you can avoid potential format errors.
The application offers different templates for starting creating your content, depending on your objective. This way you can create newsletters, brochures, spreadsheets and presentations effectively without starting from scratch. The format support of Microsoft Word 2011 is wide enough, including docx and PDF export. Most of the functions and tools included come from previous editions with some improvements, such as the autocorrect tool that offers more accurate corrections.
The online capabilities of this version allows users to store their documents in the cloud, allowing co-authoring with your collaborators. The design of this feature has been made in order to converge, checking the updates and modifications that your colleagues make in real time, and share the documents worldwide with the OneDrive system or SharePoint.
Microsoft Word 2011 14.4.8 Update Features
Check the main features of this Microsoft software for your Mac:
- Customizable user interface for placing your most used functions within the Ribbon aspect
- Create better-looking documents using SmartArt elements as well as tables and charts
- Turn on the Focus View to prevent distractions, focusing only on the content of your document
- Set different styles for your documents using the Toolbox
- Download additional free tools in the form of plugins for the main application
- Reorder objects in a simple and sophisticated page layout system
- Personal document design using templates for beautiful publications
- Include multimedia elements using your personal libraries from iTunes, Photo Booth or iPhoto
- Collaborate with your colleagues with online collaborative documents
Discover additional functions of this Microsoft Office software edition visiting its official website before the download.
Check the minimum requirements for this software:
- Operating System: OS X 10.5.8 or newer
- Processor: Intel-based multi-core CPU
- Memory: 1GB RAM
- Size: 2.5GB free available space