Microsoft Office is an office suite products created by Microsoft ( Worldwide leader in software, services and solutions). Microsoft Office consists of different useful applications to help people and businesses in completing various activities. In fact, Microsoft Office is the most widely recognized software suite in the world. Earlier in 1989, the first version of Microsoft office was released for the Apple Macintosh which
contained Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint. After that, Microsoft Office 3.0 was released as the first version of Office for Microsoft Windows operating system.
I’m assuming that all your guys knew or heard about Microsoft Office products ( Microsoft Office 95, Microsoft Office 2000, Microsoft Office XP, Microsoft Office 2003, Microsoft Office 2007). However, if you never heard about Microsoft Office; I will give you brief descriptions on some famous Microsoft Office tools such as Microsoft Office Word, Excel and Powerpoint.
Microsoft Word (file extension: .doc)
Microsoft Word is a word processor for creating and sharing professional word processing documents.
Microsoft Excel (file extension: .xls)
Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet program for viewing and collaboration. You can create customized formulas and analyzed it easily.
Microsoft PowerPoint (file extension: .ppt)
Microsoft PowerPoint is presentation program which provides a variety of tools to organize and format your material easily. You can insert images or clip art and broadcast presentations over the web.
There are of course others Microsoft Office applications which are also common to most of us such as Microsoft Access, Microsoft Publisher, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Visio and etc…
Growing With Microsoft Office for Microsoft Windows
I had started to use Microsoft Office 97 in year 2000 with my own desktop and after that, I also used Microsoft office 2000, Office XP, Office 2003 and now Office 2007 to do my assignments, working documents. My company had just rolled-out Microsoft Office 2007 to all staffs in this year and all of us have to learn to use Microsoft Office 2007. At home, I still using Microsoft Office 2003 because I feel
more comfortable and familiar with it.
So, do you use any products of Microsoft Office and which version do you prefer? Kindly share with us here.