Download Office - Best Software & Apps

  • Microsoft Word 2016

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Microsoft's latest and greatest, with huge compatibility improvements

    6
    95 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 2013

    Professional Plus 15.0.4833.1001

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    Platform
    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 PowerPoint 2013

    15.0.4420.1017

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    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    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
  • Microsoft Excel 2013

    15.0.4805.1003

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    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    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
  • 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
  • PDF To Word Converter Free

    2.25

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Convert PDF file to office Word document for free

    6
    1564 votes
    • PROS: Free, Easy to use, Does what it says
    • CONS: Installation has too many 'offers', Pro version installs automatically
  • Camtasia Studio

    9.1.1.2546

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    Platform
    Windows

    Superb Video Creation For Home or Office

    6
    2537 votes
    • PROS: Nicely designed interface, Powerful and rich with features, Large choice of output formats, Easy to get to grips with
    • CONS: An expensive one-off payment, Some minor knowledge of editing may be useful
  • 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
  • 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
    97 votes
    • PROS: Outlook integration with Office 365, Syncing of OneNote with SkyDrive, Lots of improvements and corrections
    • CONS: Large size installer
  • MathType

    6.9

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    An excellent equation editor compatible with Office

    7
    415 votes
    • PROS: Professional, easy to export results, Different autoformat styles when writing, Keyboard shortcuts for frequently used formulas, Compatible with MathML, TeX and Texvc (Wikipedia)
    • CONS: You can only add a limited number of shortcuts, Somewhat chaotic and overcrowded keyboard
  • Office 365 Home

    License
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    Platform
    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
  • WPS Office 2016 Free

    10.2.0.5996

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Liberate Your Work with WPS Office 2016 for free

    7
    194 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
  • Music Video Maker

    786

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    A free multimedia app for Android, by Office No.786

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    No votes yet
    • Office Home & Student 2016

      License
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      Platform
      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
    • 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
    • WPS Office

      (Kingsoft Office) 7.2.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      Create, edit and store your Office documents in the cloud

      6
      47 votes
      • PROS: Compatible with Word, Excel and PowerPoint , Many tools , Integration with Dropbox, OneDrive, Box and Drive , Convenient , Editing options,
      • CONS: Not easy to use on small screens
    • Microsoft Office 2016

      15.31

      License
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      Platform
      Mac

      Updated Tool for Windows Users

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      No votes yet
      • PROS: Comes with integrated business intelligence, Packed with great features
      • CONS: Real time editing not yet available, Only feasible for corporate use
    • 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
    • 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
    Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
    #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
    1(SP3)18846.3Windows
    215.0.4805.100318306.2Windows, Android, iPhone
    39.1.1.254625376.2Windows
    4Professional Plus 15.0.4833.100188086.2Windows
    515.0.4420.101748645.8Windows, Android, iPhone