Microsoft Office 2013

Microsoft Office 2013 Professional Plus 15.0.4833.1001

Platform
Windows

Free 30-day trial of Microsoft Office 2013 Professional Plus

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

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