Jun 28, 2011

Microsoft delivers Office 2010 Service Pack 1 | ZDNet

Microsoft delivers Office 2010 Service Pack 1 | ZDNet

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Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 1 is available

Service Pack 1 for Microsoft Office 2010 has just been made available for download.  You can read more about it here.

Here is a list of some of the updates...


  • Outlook fixes an issue where “Snooze Time” would not reset between appointments.
  • The default behavior for PowerPoint “Use Presenter View” option changed to display the slide show on the secondary monitor.
  • Integrated community content in the Access Application Part Gallery.
  • Better alignment between Project Server and SharePoint Server browser support.
  • Improved backup / restore functionality for SharePoint Server
  • The Word Web Application extends printing support to “Edit Mode.”
  • Project Professional now synchronizes scheduled tasks with SharePoint task lists.
  • Internet Explorer 9 “Native” support for Office Web Applications and SharePoint
  • Office Web Applications Support for Chrome
  • Inserting Charts into Excel Workbooks using Excel Web Application
  • Support for searching PPSX files in Search Server
  • Visio Fixes scaling issues and arrowhead rendering errors with SVG export
  • Proofing Tools improve spelling suggestions in Canadian English, French, Swedish and European Portuguese.
  • Outlook Web Application Attachment Preview (with Exchange Online only)
  • Office client suites using “Add Remove Programs” Control Panel,  building on our work from Office 2007 SP2
You can grab the 32 bit version here.   Or the 64 bit version here.

Official launch of Office 365 cloud offering from Microsoft

PC Mag has coverage of today's official launch. Office 365 provides hosted Exchange, Sharepoint and Lync services, starting as low as $7/month per user for small businesses.  If you'd like to check it out, you can always sign up for a free trial.

Back in business

Trying to get my blog back in action.  Checking out some of the new Blogger features and settings.  Updated the layout too. Looks nice!