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Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac (Home and Student Edition) review

An old stalwart gets a makeover and some minor feature changes

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"Cosmetic changes and tweaks improve the suite, and the Home and Student Edition is great value. The same can’t be said for the rather expensive Office 2008 for Mac."
For
  • Insert graphics easily via Element Gallery
  • Universal binary
  • faster on Intel Macs
  • No more floating toolbars
Against
  • No Visual Basic support in Excel
  • Mostly just cosmetic changes
  • Dull graphics in Elements Gallery
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