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Service Pack 1 for Office 2010 now out

Bringing plenty of fixes for stability, performance and secutity.
By Steve Dougherty from Jun 29, 2011 @ 9:40 CDT

As well as having just rolled out their Cloud based Office 365 service, Microsoft has just kicked out Service Pack 1 for Office 2010. This pack includes all public updates right up until now along with a handful of unreleased fixes which help improve stability, performance and security.




Here are some of the highlights :-


- Word 2010 SP1 includes a dialog box that warns users that the custom XML will be lost when files that use custom XML markups are saved in XML-based file formats.


- Outlook 2010 SP1 includes Office 365 support.


- Excel 2010 SP1 - Function names now maintain backward compatibility with earlier versions of Excel for the Czech, Dutch, Danish, Italian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish, and Turkish languages.


- Access 2010 SP1 adds a new feature to integrate community content in the Application Parts gallery.


- OneNote 2010 SP1 - Added a new Open from web option that is located under the File Open menu. This enables you to open OneNote notebooks from Windows Live SkyDrive.


- PowerPoint 2010 SP1 - The default behavior for the Use Presenter View option is changed to display the slide show on the secondary monitor, and display the notes on the primary monitor.


If you're keen to get your Office 2010 install all freshly updated, click here to find it in both 32 and 64-bit form.

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