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
    2870 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 2010

    Home and Business 2010

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    Platform
    Windows

    The quintessential productivity suite

    6
    30268 votes
    • PROS: Enhanced design in the 'ribbon' interface, Support for videos in PowerPoint, Lots of improvements in Outlook, Translation and screen capturing tools, Faster and lighter on system resources, Lets you share documents online in SkyDrive
    • CONS: None so far
  • Microsoft Office 2007 Service Pack 3

    (SP3)

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Make Microsoft Office 2007 better than ever

    7
    2568 votes
    • PROS: Corrects bugs and improves performance, Includes all previous service packs, Free
    • CONS: None
  • Microsoft Excel 2013

    15.0.5031.1000

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    Windows
    Android
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    Smarter and easier workbooks

    6
    3385 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 Word 2013

    15.0.4805.1003

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    Windows
    Android
    iPhone

    One of the best word processors gets even better

    6
    11337 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
  • SPSS

    24.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Powerful tool for managing and using your SPSS data

    6
    2757 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
    iPhone

    Create presentations with ease

    6
    10582 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 Office

    2007

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    Platform
    Windows

    Fully functional trial version of the quintessential productivity suite

    7
    19792 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
  • 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
    505 votes
    • PROS: Outlook integration with Office 365, Syncing of OneNote with SkyDrive, Lots of improvements and corrections
    • CONS: Large size installer
  • Office 365 Home

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    Platform
    Windows

    Enjoy Microsoft Office in the cloud!

    6
    141 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
    295 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
    1008 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
    6115 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
  • Office 2013 Service Pack 1

    (64-bit)

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Improve security, performance and stability of Microsoft Office 2013

    7
    68 votes
    • Microsoft Publisher 2013

      15.0.4420.1017

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      Platform
      Windows

      Create publications with ease

      5
      1600 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
    • Microsoft Office 2010

      Professional Plus 14.0.4760

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      Platform
      Windows

      The productivity suite for professionals

      6
      2564 votes
      • PROS: Enhanced design in the 'ribbon' interface, Support for videos in PowerPoint, Lots of improvements in Outlook, Translation and screen capturing tools, Faster and lighter on system resources, Lets you share documents online in SkyDrive
      • CONS: None so far
    • Microsoft Office Word Viewer

      2007 SP3 12.0.6038.3000

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free Microsoft Word document viewer

      6
      2204 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
    • Google Sheets for Chrome

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      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Android
      iPhone

      Google Sheets for Chrome

      9
      34 votes
      • PROS: Free, Feature rich
      • CONS: Lacks features of rivals, Requires a good internet connection and PC, which other more basic options out there do not
    • Microsoft OneNote 2013

      15.0.4420.1017

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Create and share a digital notebook

      6
      240 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
    • XLS Viewer

      1.30a

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A Free XLS Viewing And Editing Tool For Windows

      6
      127 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
    Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
    #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
    1(OpenOffice.org) 4.1.261157.7Windows
    22007197926.5Windows
    3Home and Business 2010302686.5Windows
    415.0.4805.1003113375.8Windows, Android, iPhone
    515.0.4420.1017105825.6Windows, Android, iPhone