Microsoft Office 2013 Archive

Botched Patch Tuesday Update Breaks Down Office 2013

Microsoft had been delivering flawless updates these past few months, and the majority of users that deployed Patch Tuesday updates did so without experiencing any issues. Sure, Windows 8.1 Update caused a few installation problems, but that

Office 2013 Service Pack 1 Released

Even in this day and age there are some that prefer to wait until the first service pack is out for Microsoft products before deciding to make the plunge. This strategy is usually employed by companies and

Office 2013 Service Pack 1 Slated For Launch In Early 2014

If you thought Redmond was done with the concept of service packs for its products, think again. While Windows is now almost exclusively updated via Windows Update, other Microsoft products, particularly business solutions, occasionally receive service pack

Office 2013 Licenses Now Transferable To Other PCs

A little while back Redmond revealed that Office 2013 licenses would be locked to just a single PC for the lifetime of the product. What this means is that if a computer broke down, it left users

Office 2013 Appears On Windows Store As A Desktop App

Eh, every day brings with it new surprises. Microsoft just released Office 2013 and the company’s flagship productivity suite has now made an appearance on its flagship Windows Store, albeit as desktop app. People running the company’s

Steve Ballmer: Dropbox Is A Tiny Startup

With the official worldwide release of the Office 2013 yesterday, Microsoft has shifted its attention back to software and cloud. In fact, the most recent version of its leading productivity suite is essentially, Office for the Cloud,

What is the Biggest Threat to Microsoft? The Answer May Surprise You.

Do you know what Microsoft biggest business is?  Most would say without a second thought  “operating systems“, but if you said that, you’d be wrong. If OSs are not the major revenue generating segment for Redmond, then what

What the heck is the difference between Office 365 and Office 2013? Here’s what I found

So the really therapeutic thing about my site for me is that it allows me to work out my Microsoft issues in front of thousands of people. When I feel frustration, you see it in the articles,

An Oldie’s Take on Surface RT

Well, my Surface Tablet arrived one day early. It was due on Melbourne Cup Day, a public holiday here in Australia and it was delivered the day before. The packaging was first class. My neighbor an Apple fan suggested

What No Print Screen Key in Surface!

One complaint I have is the lack of a Print Screen key function. As an ingrained user of SnagIt (I know you can’t install programs on the Surface) I find the lack of a decent screen capturing