Download Microsoft Office - Best Software & Apps

  • Microsoft Office 2013

    Professional Plus 15.0.4833.1001

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    Windows

    Free 30-day trial of Microsoft Office 2013 Professional Plus

    6
    8808 votes
    • PROS:Edit PDFs, Advanced multimedia features, Good touch navigation, Helpful new assistant
    • CONS:Almost forces the user to adopt cloud usage, Working on tablets is only possible up to a point
  • Microsoft Office 2007 Service Pack 3

    (SP3)

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Make Microsoft Office 2007 better than ever

    6
    1884 votes
    • PROS:Corrects bugs and improves performance, Includes all previous service packs, Free
    • CONS:None
  • Microsoft Excel 2013

    15.0.4805.1003

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    Windows
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    Smarter and easier workbooks

    6
    1830 votes
    • PROS:Quick analysis suggests best way to present data, Redesigned interface makes it easier to use, Insert photos from online sources, Automatic pivot table creation, Helpful error messages
    • CONS:Still intimidating to the novice
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2013

    15.0.4420.1017

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    Windows
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    iPhone

    Create presentations with ease

    6
    4864 votes
    • PROS:Useful prompter for secondary monitors, Pulls in photos and video from online services, Useful welcome screen, Save, share, and collaborate in the cloud, Ribbon and tools aren't distracting
    • CONS:Could be more streamlined for novices, Photo editing feels tacked on
  • SPSS

    24.0

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    Windows

    Powerful tool for managing and using your SPSS data

    6
    1815 votes
    • PROS:Hundreds of graphical options, Powerful analytical features, Microsoft Office integration, Multilingual options, Excellent sharing options
    • CONS:Takes a while to get to grips with, Firmly aimed at professional users, Incredibly complicated website
  • SPSS

    (64 Bit) 20

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    Platform
    Windows

    The leading statistical software

    6
    505 votes
    • PROS:Hundreds of graphical options, Powerful analytical features, Microsoft Office integration, Multilingual options, Excellent sharing options
    • CONS:Takes a while to get to grips with, Firmly aimed at professional users, Incredibly complicated support website
  • Microsoft Word

    Preview 16.0.6701.1007

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone

    Touch-optimized version of Word impresses even in preview format

    6
    28 votes
    • Service Pack 1 for Microsoft Office 2010

      (KB2460049) (64 bits)

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      The patch that gets Office 2010 up to date

      7
      51 votes
      • PROS:Outlook integration with Office 365, Syncing of OneNote with SkyDrive, Lots of improvements and corrections
      • CONS:Large size installer
    • Office Home & Student 2016

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      Windows

      Microsoft is modernizing their office and yours

      6
      651 votes
      • PROS:Good for power users, Tell Me is incredibly useful , New colors are aesthetically pleasing
      • CONS:Just an incremental change for most users
    • Office 365 Home

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      Windows

      Enjoy Microsoft Office in the cloud!

      6
      30 votes
      • PROS:Access your data and programs across up to five different devices including Smartphones, computers and tablets, Store your data in the cloud to ensure it is safe and access it anywhere you have internet access, Always have the most current Office software
      • CONS:If you ever stop your subscription, you lose access to applications, Requires an Internet connection to utilize
    • Apache OpenOffice

      (OpenOffice.org) 4.1.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A great (and free) alternative to Microsoft Office

      6
      449 votes
      • PROS:Supports all popular document formats, Good integration of all components, Well designed interface, Useful templates and extensions
      • CONS:It takes up a lot of space, No email program
    • Microsoft Office Mobile

      15.0.4806.2000

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Access, view and edit your Microsoft Office documents on your mobile

      6
      71 votes
      • PROS:Viewing documents is clear and simple, Supports sharing via SkyDrive or SharePoint, Offers quick, easy access to your online docs, Add comments to documents
      • CONS:Editing features are limited, Few templates
    • Microsoft OneNote 2013

      15.0.4420.1017

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Create and share a digital notebook

      6
      117 votes
      • PROS:Easy to create and edit pages, Can work offline and share online, Included in all PC versions of Office 2013
      • CONS:Minor problems embedding online images
    • LibreOffice

      Stable 5.0.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A great open source alternative to Microsoft Office

      6
      183 votes
      • PROS:Open Source, Complete office productivity suite, Compatible with Microsoft Office
      • CONS:It takes time to learn certain advanced features
    • WPS Office 2016 Free

      10.1.0.5795

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Liberate Your Work with WPS Office 2016 Free

      7
      193 votes
      • PROS:Break away from using Microsoft Word, Drag and resize text on the page, Several free document templates
      • CONS:Not as many features as Word
    • Office Online

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      The free online version of Microsoft Office

      7
      70 votes
      • PROS:Nice port of the desktop app, 25 GB of free space, You can upload files from your hard drive
      • CONS:Not as complete as the desktop tool
    • Microsoft Excel 2011

      for Mac Preview 14.0.0

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      Platform
      Mac

      Microsoft Excel better than ever for Mac

      5
      273 votes
      • PROS:Much better OS X integration, Integration with SkyDrive and SharePoint, Lots of new and interesting templates, Ribbon and Spotlight integration, Document sharing and colloboration much improved, Integrated with Office 365
      • CONS:Doesn't support 64-bit
    • Microsoft Excel Viewer

      1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Look at Microsoft Excel documents without having the program

      7
      250 votes
      • PROS:Open Excel documents without Excel
      • CONS:Doesn't allow editing of documents
    • Flip4Mac

      3.3.5

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      Platform
      Mac

      Microsoft endorsed WMV player for Mac

      5
      184 votes
      • PROS:Plays WMV files in standalone Flip Player or QuickTime, Doesn't obscure playback with controls, Converts video and audio to other formats, Optimized for OS X 10.7+, Powerful tools for video editors working with WMV, Playback support in Office 2011 for Word and PowerPoint, Keynote can import Windows Media files through Flip4Mac , Supports video previews in Finder, Supports WMV in Safari, Firefox, Chrome and Mail, Official Windows Media Player
      • CONS:Does not support Snow Leopard, Does not support screencasting, Leaves a watermark in QuickTime, Advanced features only in Pro version
    • Apache OpenOffice

      4.1.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Free alternative to Office on Mac

      5
      247 votes
      • PROS:Free to use, Opens Microsoft Office documents including Word and Excel, Includes a word processor, spreadsheet, presentation manager, and drawing program, Good alternative to Microsoft Office
      • CONS:Slow at opening documents and can be unresponsive sometimes, Too many buttons and settings, Based mainly on Java
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