New previewers for Word and PowerPoint files in OneDrive announced

A new viewing experience for Word and PowerPoint file types (.docx & .pptx) is here. Microsoft announced this new experience for files on OneDrive and SharePoint document libraries. This new viewing experience will enable users to view Word & PowerPoint files instantly. What’s New These files used to show read-only mode in Office Online Experience when clicked on them. Now, these files will load instantly inline with your files. Just like any other file, such as a PDF, photos or videos, you can view these files in a normal view.…

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Microsoft releases an update for Office apps on Windows Mobile

Microsoft is rolling out an update for Office apps which brings a couple of new improvements to the apps and adds new features. The latest update bumps the apps to version 17.8269 and brings the following changes. Comments, anyone? (PowerPoint):  Add, change, delete, or reply to a comment in a presentation on your device. Open more files (Excel): You asked for it! You can now open files that contain Dialog sheets. The latest update is restricted to Insiders as of now so if you are a part of Office Insiders program then…

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Office Apps get updated on Android with new features for Insiders

Microsoft has released a new update for Office on Android which bumps them to version 16.0.8229.1001. The latest updates just bring some minor changes to the Office Suite and are only available currently for Insiders. Below is the list of changes in the new update: The new update brings support for comments to the PowerPoint app. With the latest update, users can now reply to comments, add new comments, edit comments, or delete comments on their presentations right from their Android device. The update also brings a new numeric keyboard…

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Tutorial: How to fix the annoying command prompt window in Windows

This is a very annoying issue that’s happening to a lot of Office users recently. A command prompt window pops every hour or so and it might annoy users playing games or watching movies and it might disturb their overall experience. Microsoft has already rolled out the fix for those in slow ring Insider Program but for those who are not in Insider program, head below to learn how to fix it. Search for “Task Scheduler” in Cortana/Search Right click on Task Scheduler in the search results and run as…

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