Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office

Course Description

Microsoft Office is a suite of desktop productivity applications that are designed specifically by Microsoft for business use. It is a product of Microsoft Corporation and released in 1990. For so long, MS Office has been a dominant model in delivering modern office-related document-handling software environments.

Microsoft Office is available in 35 different languages and is supported by Windows, Mac and most Linux likely to change.

Microsoft Office Components.
The four core programs in Microsoft Office are:

• Word.
• Excel.
• PowerPoint.
• Outlook. 

The Word, Excel and PowerPoint applications in Microsoft Office are familiar household names, even to people who are not familiar with the details of the Office suite’s gradual development. They are often used by a diverse user base, for example, college students, interns, or front line workers in IT. By contrast, someone may use Word, Excel and PowerPoint frequently, and rarely or never use Access, Publisher or OneNote.

The three major Microsoft Office pieces include the word processor (Word), the spreadsheet (Excel) and the visual presentation tool (PowerPoint.). Access is a database management tool, while Publisher allows for the presentation of various marketing materials.

Office 365 Various versions of the suite have been around since 1988, most people still refer to any version of the suite as Microsoft Office, which makes it difficult to differentiate. Office 365 is a cloud-based service that requires monthly or annual payments to use all Microsoft tools and apps for a limited period without having to install on your pc.

What makes Microsoft 365 stand out from older editions of MS Office is that it fits in with all aspects of the apps with the cloud.

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Price Free
Duration 4 weeks
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Language English