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Office Suites (177 programs)

  1. Microsoft Word

    2021
    • 2.6
    • (1911 votes)

    Microsoft's word-processing app for desktop

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Feature-packed, Intuitive to use, Cross-platform, Available in one-time purchase or subscription-based options
    CONS: No free version, Not a standalone program
  2. Microsoft Excel

    2021
    • 2.5
    • (362 votes)

    The leading spreadsheet tool for laptops and desktops

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Supports comprehensive formulas, Supports real-time collaboration, Comes with a clean interface
    CONS: Steep learning curve, The app takes a good amount of space
  3. Microsoft PowerPoint

    16.53
    • 2.8
    • (621 votes)

    The most popular presentation app around

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Highly user-friendly, Bundled under the Microsoft Office suite, New features and functionalities, Supports ODF 1.3
    CONS: Can’t avail it on its own, Not all updates are available on the LTSC version
  4. Microsoft Office 2021

    2021
    • 3.4
    • (380 votes)

    Microsoft’s flagship product

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Contains all core MS Office programs, Adds new features and improvements to the programs, Automatically comes with other editions, Usually bundled with Microsoft 365 online services
    CONS: Can’t choose specific apps and services, Customer support is only for 60 days
  5. Microsoft Office 2016

    15.31
    • 3.6
    • (102 votes)

    Important note: Microsoft Office 2016 is no longer available.

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Comes with integrated business intelligence, Packed with great features
    CONS: Real time editing not yet available, Only feasible for corporate use
  6. Apache OpenOffice

    4.1.2
    • 3.1
    • (831 votes)

    Free alternative to Office on Mac

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Free to use, Opens Microsoft Office documents including Word and Excel, Includes a word processor, spreadsheet, presentation manager, and drawing program, Good alternative to Microsoft Office
    CONS: Slow at opening documents and can be unresponsive sometimes, Too many buttons and settings, Based mainly on Java
  7. Pages

    12.0
    • 2.9
    • (309 votes)

    Free word processing software

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Intuitive design, Overview of pages, Collaboration mode, Easily converts .pages files, Easy to edit multimedia content
    CONS: Small selection of templates
  8. Microsoft 365

    2109 build 14430.20234
    • 3.2
    • (92 votes)

    Microsoft’s best subscription plans for your convenience

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Automatic updates, Has free Microsoft support chat, Has collaboration tools, AI-driven features
    CONS: Needs internet for cloud storage, You can’t choose what services you want
  9. ProjectLibre

    1.9.3
    • 2.4
    • (65 votes)

    A Free (GPL) Business program for Mac

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  10. WPS Office Free

    1.54.1.0
    • 2
    • (No votes yet)

    A free program for Mac, by Kingsoft Office Software Corporation Limited‬.

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  11. LibreOffice

    7.1.0
    • 3.4
    • (330 votes)

    A great open source alternative to Microsoft Office

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Open Source, Complete office producitivity suite, Compatible with Microsoft Office
    CONS: It takes time to learn certain advanced features
  12. iWork

    9.3
    • 3.2
    • (632 votes)

    Apple's superb answer to MS Office

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: More elegant in feel and look to MS Office, Lots of templates to choose from, Keynote produces stunning cinematic presentations, Opens MS Office documents
    CONS: Installation takes a long time, Can result in incompatibility problems when opening documents from different versions of MS Office
  13. Microsoft Office 2011

    14.2.5
    • 2.7
    • (666 votes)

    Important note: Microsoft Office 2011 is no longer available.

    License
    Trial version Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Much better OS X integration, Integration with SkyDrive and SharePoint, Lots of new and interesting templates, Outlook is now included (previously Entourage), Ribbon and Spotlight integration, Document sharing and colloboration much improved
    CONS: No Mac version of OneNote, Home and Student don't include Outlook, Outlook doesn't sync with iPhones
  14. OpenOffice.org

    4.1.13
    • 3
    • (412 votes)

    Free alternative to Office on Mac

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Free to use, Opens Microsoft Office documents including Word and Excel, Includes a word processor, spreadsheet, presentation manager, and drawing program, Good alternative to Microsoft Office
    CONS: Slow at opening documents and can be unresponsive sometimes, Too many buttons and settings, Based mainly on Java
  15. Microsoft OneNote

    16.20
    • 3.8
    • (5 votes)

    Microsoft OneNote - Make, take and share notes with ease for free

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Free, powerful note taking software with many editing functions, Tagging, tracking and sorting notes is made simple, Backup your notes to the cloud to retrieve on multiple devices, Supports a wide variety of document formats
    CONS: Handwriting detection is not as good as competitors like Notability, Current active open notebooks do not sync with different devices, Less formatting features than document editors like Microsoft Word, Notably lacks ability to sort documents within a section by date
  16. PDF Reader Pro-Lite Edition

    2.4
    • 4.8
    • (18 votes)

    A free program for Mac, by lu-shengjun.

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  17. Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 Service Pack 1

    14.1.0
    • 2.8
    • (87 votes)

    The first update for Microsoft Office for Mac 2011

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
  18. Office Home & Student 2016 for Mac

    • 2.5
    • (298 votes)

    Office for Mac gets a massive overhaul

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Brings Office on Mac up-to-date, Looks much more attractive, Easier to use and find functions, Collaborative and productivity focused tools, More functions in Excel and PowerPoint
    CONS: You will need a 365 account
  19. PDF Reader Premium

    3.4
    • 4.7
    • (21 votes)

    Manage your PDF files easily with PDF Reader Pro – Doc Expert

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Fast and reliable PDF conversion., Application is continually updated and improved., Export PDF documents to various formats including DOCX and JPG., Much cheaper than comparable products.
    CONS: The application can cause your computer to slow down at times., No ability to convert documents to XLS format., Converting data stored in tables can be troublesome., The application lacks documentation such as user guides.
  20. OOo4Kids

    1.3
    • 4
    • (24 votes)

    A Free (GPL) Business program for Mac

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac

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