Software

Microsoft Office Trial

In case you don’t want to shell out anywhere from 120 to 500  dollars (Depending on the version) that the newest version of Microsoft Office normally cost then you will be happy to hear that you can typically try the product out for with a 60 day free trial.  The Microsoft office trial with come with all the bells and whistles of the full versions of Microsoft Office in order to get you hooked.

Some of the reasons You might want to try out the free Microsoft Office Trial are so that you can experience:

-The new and improved picture formatting tools.  All the new and improved themes and customization will allow you to take your pictures to a whole new level.

-The new syn function which allows you to work on the same project with other people in different locations.

-Microsoft Office Mobile which will allow you to work on your projects right from your windows 7 based mobile device.

-You can now broadcast your Powerpoint presentation right from your desk while your audience views it from their we browser.

-The data analysis feater that is included with new versions of Excel.

All and all new version of of Microsoft Office are continually making peoples lives and jobs much easier.  The new features can certainly be a little overwhelming at first but with the Microsoft Office trial it allows you to test out the new features and functions before you spend the money to purchase the software.  This will allow you to get used to the functions and see if they are a good fit for you. They may take a little time to get used to but in the long run it is going to be hard not to like all the updates.

 

Before you purchase or download the Microsoft Office Trial you will want to make sure your computer system is compatible.  The following are the basic requirements for Home and Student version of Microsoft Office.

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor 500 MHz or faster processor
Memory 256 MB RAM; 512 MB recommended for graphics features and certain advanced functionality.1
Hard disk 3.0 GB available disk space
Display 1024×576 or higher resolution monitor
Operating system Windows XP (must have SP3) (32-bit), Windows 7, Windows Vista with Service Pack (SP) 1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2 and MSXML 6.0 (32-bit Office only), Windows Server 2008, or later 32- or 64-bit OS.
Graphics Graphics hardware acceleration requires a DirectX 9.0c graphics card with 64 MB or more video memory.
Additional Requirements Internet Explorer (IE) 6 or later, 32 bit browser only. IE7 or later required to receive broadcast presentations. Internet functionality requires an Internet connection.
Multi-Touch features require Windows 7 and a touch enabled device.
Certain inking features require Windows XP Tablet PC Edition or later.
Speech recognition functionality requires a close-talk microphone and audio output device.
Internet Fax not available on Windows Vista Starter, Windows Vista Home Basic, or Windows Vista Home Premium
Information Rights Management features require access to a Windows 2003 Server with SP1 or later running Windows Rights Management Services.
Certain advanced collaboration functionality requires connectivity to Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 or to Microsoft Office SharePoint 2007.
Certain online functionality requires a Windows LiveTM ID.
Other Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration.  Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity; www.office.com/products.