Download Microsoft Office - Best Software & Apps

  • Microsoft Word 2016

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    Windows

    Microsoft's latest and greatest, with huge compatibility improvements

    8
    2209 votes
    • PROS: Every new feature is useful, Read Mode is fantastic, Easy to use, PDF compatibility
    • CONS: Requires some CPU power/memory, Still has some overhead
  • Microsoft Office 2007 Service Pack 3

    (SP3)

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    Platform
    Windows

    Make Microsoft Office 2007 better than ever

    7
    2455 votes
    • PROS: Corrects bugs and improves performance, Includes all previous service packs, Free
    • CONS: None
  • Microsoft Office 2013

    Professional Plus 15.0.4833.1001

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    Platform
    Windows

    Free 30-day trial of Microsoft Office 2013 Professional Plus

    6
    13487 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 Word 2013

    15.0.4805.1003

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    Windows
    Android
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    One of the best word processors gets even better

    6
    11074 votes
    • PROS: Ribbon interface is easier to navigate, Performance improvements all around, Great reading mode, Documents and settings synced with Skydrive, Easy photo import
    • CONS: No Windows XP support, No escape from the ribbon interface, Some tools are hard to find
  • Microsoft Excel 2013

    15.0.4805.1003

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    Windows
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    Smarter and easier workbooks

    6
    3308 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
  • SPSS

    24.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Powerful tool for managing and using your SPSS data

    6
    2677 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
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2013

    15.0.4420.1017

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    Windows
    Android
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    Create presentations with ease

    6
    10474 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

    (64 Bit) 20

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    Platform
    Windows

    The leading statistical software

    6
    767 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
  • 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
    479 votes
    • PROS: Outlook integration with Office 365, Syncing of OneNote with SkyDrive, Lots of improvements and corrections
    • CONS: Large size installer
  • Microsoft Outlook 2013

    15.0.4420.1017

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    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    Microsoft's flagship email program shows its age

    6
    1164 votes
    • PROS: Familiar interface, Handy popup calendar, Touch controls for touch screen devices, Pulls contact info from online sources
    • CONS: No threaded messaging, Annoying notifications, Monochromatic colors makes things hard to focus on
  • Microsoft Publisher 2013

    15.0.4420.1017

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    Platform
    Windows

    Create publications with ease

    5
    1573 votes
    • PROS: Create and publish print documents with ease , Easily find pictures from sites such as Facebook and Flickr, Automatically save to cloud storage, Included in all PC versions of Office 2013
    • CONS: New clip art cannot be accessed when offline
  • Office 365 Home

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    Platform
    Windows

    Enjoy Microsoft Office in the cloud!

    6
    124 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
  • Microsoft Office

    2007

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    Platform
    Windows

    Fully functional trial version of the quintessential productivity suite

    7
    19748 votes
    • PROS: Industry standard productivity suite, Includes feature-rich applications for text processing, math calculations, e-mail, presentations and more, Several editions available
    • CONS: Ribbon interface may be confusing
  • WPS Office 2016 Free

    10.2.0.5996

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Liberate Your Work with WPS Office 2016 for free

    6
    287 votes
    • PROS: Break away from using Microsoft Word, Drag and resize text on the page, Several free document templates, Free
    • CONS: Not as many features as Word
  • Office Online

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The free online version of Microsoft Office

    6
    255 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 Viewer

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Look at Microsoft Excel documents without having the program

    6
    821 votes
    • PROS: Open Excel documents without Excel
    • CONS: Doesn't allow editing of documents
  • Office Home & Student 2016

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    Platform
    Windows

    Microsoft is modernizing their office and yours

    6
    999 votes
    • PROS: Good for power users, Tell Me is incredibly useful, New colors are aesthetically pleasing
    • CONS: Just an incremental change for most users
  • Apache OpenOffice

    (OpenOffice.org) 4.1.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A great (and free) alternative to Microsoft Office

    8
    6049 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 2019

    2019

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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Meet the New Standard with Microsoft Office 2019

    9
    67 votes
    • PROS: Industry standard software for any workplace, Introduces further enhancements to established programs
    • CONS: Some programs will not be of use to households, May be confusing if you are used to previous versions
  • Service Pack 1 for Microsoft Office 2010

    (KB2460049) (32 bits)

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The patch that gets Office 2010 up to date

    6
    587 votes
    • PROS: Outlook integration with Office 365, Syncing of OneNote with SkyDrive, Lots of improvements and corrections
    • CONS: Large size installer
Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
#NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
1(OpenOffice.org) 4.1.260497.722879814845418Windows
22007197486.532995746404711Windows
3Professional Plus 15.0.4833.1001134876.167160969822788Windows
415.0.4805.1003110745.750288965143576Windows, Android, iPhone
515.0.4420.1017104745.586604926484635Windows, Android, iPhone