Make home projects and schoolwork even better by upgrading Microsoft Office for Mac Home and Student Edition. It combines Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint and Microsoft Excel for Mac and lets you easily create high-impact documents and seamlessly share your ideas with others, whether they are on the Mac or Windows® platform.
Create visually rich newsletters, brochures, and documents with Microsoft Word in publishing layout view and instantly see styles applied in your document with visual styles and work in full screen view to maximize space for reading and writing documents. The Read Mode enables easy on-screen reading and has Word templates in more than 40 categories. So View, edit, store and share documents online with the Word Web App on Windows Live, SkyDrive and Share with virtually anyone, whether they are using Office on a Mac or PC. Illuminate your financial picture with easy-to-analyze spreadsheets you can post online to view, edit, share or co-author with your family from virtually anywhere with the Microsoft Excel that includes new functions in the math and trig, statistical, engineering date and time, lookup and reference, logical and text function categories. And with Microsoft PowerPoint you can create powerful, professional presentations that engage and inspire your audience and present online as effectively as in person. It supports presenter view, smart guides and many multimedia formats such as .mp4 and .mov for more high-definition content and more built-in codecs. Its requirements include a Mac computer with an Intel processor, Mac OS X version 10.5.8 or later, 1 GB of RAM, DVD drive or connection to a local area network and HFS+ hard disk format.