Download Windows Office 2007

Microsoft office 2007 (codenamed office 12) is a version of Microsoft office products, a broad family of several office suites as well as productivity software system for Windows, developed and published by Microsoft. The version was officially released to volume license customers on Nov thirty, 2006 and to retail customers on Jan thirty, 2007, the same respective release dates of Windows vista version.

Office 2007 introduced a new graphical user interface known as the fluent user interface that uses ribbons and an office start menu rather than menu bars and toolbars too. Office 2007 is the last version of Microsoft office to support Windows XP professional x64 Edition.

With Microsoft FrontPage interrupted, Microsoft SharePoint Designer version, which is particularly aiming towards development of possible SharePoint portals, becomes a part of the office 2007 family suite. Its counterpart that is designer-oriented, i.e. Microsoft Expression web, is specifically targeted actually for the general web development. Although, none of the application has so far been included as part of the office 2007 software system suites.

Speech and ink components are removed from office 2007 suite, since the recognition of speech and handwriting become a constituent of Windows vista. Recognition of Handwriting and speech work with office 2007 only on Windows vista or the Edition of Windows XP tablet pc.

According to Forrester analysis, as of May 2010, Microsoft office 2007 is used in eighty one of enterprises it surveyed (its sample comprising one hundred fifteen North American and European enterprise and SMB decision makers).

The first beta of Microsoft office 2007 version, known as Beta-1 in all emails sent to a little range of testers was released on Nov sixteen, 2005. The Beta-1 Technical Refresh was released to testers on March thirteen, 2006. The Technical Refresh fixed problems in installing with Windows vista build 5308.

Microsoft revealed the ribbon on March nine, 2006 at CeBIT in Federal Republic of Germany.

Office 2007 Beta 2 was announced by Bill Gates at WinHEC 2006, and was ab initio released to the general public at no cost from Microsoft's internet site. However, due to an unprecedented variety of downloads; a fee of $1.50 was introduced for every product downloaded after August 2, 2006. The beta was updated on Sep fourteen, 2006 in Beta 2 Technical Refresh (Beta2TR). It included an updated user interface, better accessibility support, and enhancements in the robustness of the platform in general, and greater user functionality.

The beta versions continued to function in a reduced functionality mode after February one, 2007. If users downloaded the Technical Refresh to have Beta 2 updated, then users were able to use its functionality in full till March thirty one, 2007 for client product and May fifteen, 2007 for server products. The Beta program ended on Nov eight, 2006, once Microsoft declared the product "Released to Manufacturing" (RTM) and began producing the final product in the series. Just after RTM, automatically the availability to the user of the beta download ended.

Office 2007 was officially made available to volume licensing customers on Nov thirty, 2006, and to the general public on Jan thirty, 2007.