Google Inches Ever-Closer to a Usable Office Alternative

No one who has used both Microsoft Office/ Office 365 and the Google Drive web apps (Docs, Sheets, and Slides) would ever try to claim that Google's solutions are “superior”. But the issue for Microsoft is whether Google Drive is “good enough,” which it ..

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Google Inches Ever-Closer to a Usable Office Alternative

Google Apps Sync Disables Outlook Search

The Outlook team has recently been made aware of a serious bug / flaw with the recently announced Google Apps Sync for Microsoft Outlook, and as a result we wanted to provide the Outlook user community with additional details around this problem as well as information on how to address it.

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Google Apps Sync Disables Outlook Search

Issues with installing VSTO projects that were published from Visual Studio 2008 on Windows 7 RC (Saurabh Bhatia)

Many customers have reported issues with installing a VSTO project that has been published with Visual Studio 2008 running on the recently released Windows 7 Release Candidate. If you published your solution using VS2008 on a machine running the Windows 7 RC and then you try to install the solution on any machine you will see the following error: “The required version of the .NET Framework is not installed on this computer”   You will see this error even if you have the right version of .Net Framework installed. The issue occurs due to some differences in the publishing mechanism on the Windows 7 RC caused by a missing file in the .Net Framework 3.5.1 which was included in the RC

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Issues with installing VSTO projects that were published from Visual Studio 2008 on Windows 7 RC (Saurabh Bhatia)

UX Evangelist: Why Did Microsoft Skip Office 13?

Their inquiries ring through a resounding, "what the heck happened to " Office 13 ?" Though this issue has been addressed within a few of the Microsoft …

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UX Evangelist: Why Did Microsoft Skip Office 13?