When it comes Microsoft Office being available across devices – what does this means exactly, is this just a ‘lighter’ copy of the original and somehow ported over to other devices. What exactly is Microsoft’s goal now that Office is becoming available across devices other than Windows?
Microsoft is simply providing more flexible options for Office users to work wherever and on the device they prefer. Just as with Windows devices, there has always been multiple manufactures of the devices themselves and Office was available across all. Now there are more options for having a device which feels personal to you, works the way you do. With that in mind, you want Office to be available and this is the main goal behinds Microsoft’s approach of making Office available across all devices.
Office for iPad designed in a way that mirrors how the device looks and feels, not a copy of an existing design. Office was built from the ground up to be compatible with iPad, you are familiar with iPad features and look – Office should look very similar to make your experience seamless. This is the approach Microsoft has gone with when developing for other platforms, just as apps are being built to suite a multitude of device shapes and platforms.
Office for iPad Design is built around you – removing the technology barrier and concentrating on how to bring the Magic to your every day Experience! Each pixel and feature has been built to provide a seamless entry into Office on your device, adapts to how you navigate through the device you are working on.
Now you can enjoy Office on your preferred, knowing Microsoft is building and supporting your preference into the future. Microsoft One is the new vision of bringing Microsoft services across all your devices, enjoy!