Download Office And Productivity - Best Software & Apps

  • Microsoft Word 2016

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    Platform
    Windows

    Microsoft's latest and greatest, with huge compatibility improvements

    8
    2174 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)

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Make Microsoft Office 2007 better than ever

    7
    2450 votes
    • PROS: Corrects bugs and improves performance, Includes all previous service packs, Free
    • CONS: None
  • Microsoft Word 2013

    15.0.4805.1003

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    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    One of the best word processors gets even better

    6
    11064 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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    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    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
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2013

    15.0.4420.1017

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    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    Create presentations with ease

    6
    10469 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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    Platform
    Windows

    Powerful tool for managing and using your SPSS data

    6
    2676 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
  • 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
    477 votes
    • PROS: Outlook integration with Office 365, Syncing of OneNote with SkyDrive, Lots of improvements and corrections
    • CONS: Large size installer
  • Google Drive

    1.3.33.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone
    Web Apps

    Cloud storage and document support

    7
    839 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, 5 GB of free storage, Connects to Google account
    • CONS: Moderate learning curve, Paid storage a little more expensive than other services
  • 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
  • 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 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
    6048 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
  • 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
    586 votes
    • PROS: Outlook integration with Office 365, Syncing of OneNote with SkyDrive, Lots of improvements and corrections
    • CONS: Large size installer
  • Microsoft OneNote 2013

    15.0.4420.1017

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Create and share a digital notebook

    6
    241 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
  • Google Sheets

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    A free app for Windows, by Google

    8
    20 votes
    • XLS Viewer

      1.30a

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A Free XLS Viewing And Editing Tool For Windows

      6
      118 votes
      • PROS: You may edit your XLS files, It allows you to open XLS files edit and then save again
      • CONS: You cannot add calculations, If you save with the viewer then it changes the fonts
    • Microsoft Office Word Viewer

      2007 SP3 12.0.6038.3000

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Microsoft Word document viewer

      6
      2193 votes
      • PROS: View Word documents in full, for free, Supports DOCX files (via converter), View editorial changes, comments and file properties, Print or copy text
      • CONS: No export feature, Can't open DOCX without additional download
    • Office 2013 Service Pack 1

      (64-bit)

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Improve security, performance and stability of Microsoft Office 2013

      6
      57 votes
      • PDF Snipping Tool

        3

        License
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        Platform
        Windows

        Cut text and graphics out of any PDF file

        6
        52 votes
        • PROS: Allows you to cut and paste specific items in a PDF documents, Integrated with Microsoft Office
        • CONS: Not much more than a screen capture tool
      • Free XLSX Viewer

        1

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Open and work with XLSX documents without installing MS Office

        8
        25 votes
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