Menu
Office 2010 release date confirmed

Office 2010 release date confirmed

Microsoft's next suite expected in June

Microsoft Office 2010 will be released in June next year, according to several rumours online which appear to have been confirmed by Microsoft to tech site Betanews.

The suite includes updates to all of Microsoft's major productivity apps - including Word 2010, Excel 2010, Outlook 2010, PowerPoint 2010, OneNote 2010, Access 2010, Publisher 2010, InfoPath 2010 - and will be available in 32bit and 64 bit versions.

A free Office 2010 beta is already available from Microsoft's site. The company released a test version of Office Professional Plus 2010 last month, and has yet to reveal how long the free trial will last for.

The updated Office will be available in two separate formats: a traditional PC-based edition and a completely web-based version.

Office Web Apps includes lightweight versions of Word, Excel and PowerPoint and will be made available to millions free of charge.

People who download the Office 2010 beta can try out the public preview of Office Web Apps by using a Windows Live account to create, edit, store and retrieve documents online.

Office Web Apps require Internet Explorer 7 (IE7) or later on Windows; Firefox 3.5 or later on Windows, Mac and Linux; or Safari 4.0 or later on the Mac.

See also:

FAQ: Microsoft Office 2010 free beta

Microsoft Office 2010 review


Follow Us

Join the newsletter!

Error: Please check your email address.

Featured

Slideshows

HP channel recognised at 2017 Partner Awards

HP channel recognised at 2017 Partner Awards

The HP Partner Awards 2017 at Shed 10 kicked off with an AMD-sponsored hackers lounge, a mysterious gaming style area filled with dry ice and red lasers, the waiters wearing Mr Robot style masks.

HP channel recognised at 2017 Partner Awards
Tech industry comes together as Lexel celebrates turning 30

Tech industry comes together as Lexel celebrates turning 30

Leading figures within the technology industry across New Zealand came together to celebrate 30 years of success for Lexel Systems, at a milestone birthday occasion at St Matthews in the City.​

Tech industry comes together as Lexel celebrates turning 30
HP re-imagines education through Auckland event launch

HP re-imagines education through Auckland event launch

HP New Zealand held an inaugural Evolve Education event at Aotea Centre in Auckland, welcoming over 70 principals, teachers and education experts to explore ways of shaping and enhancing learning using technology.

HP re-imagines education through Auckland event launch
Show Comments