Microsoft Office 12 to have a big learning curve

Posted on Tuesday, Dec 13 2005 @ 10:25 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
PC World has written an article on Microsoft's upcoming Office 12. They say this new version of Microsoft Office features lots of changes but also a big learning curve because many things, including the entire design, have changed.
How do these changes play out in practice? In my tests with Word, I was initially confused by the way menus and submenus--and the items they contained--have been relocated into the Write, Insert, Page Layout, References, Mailings, and Review tabs. In some cases, I wound up having to do more clicking to get to functions that I previously could have accessed via toolbars. But other new features compensated for the hassle of having to learn the new interface.
Read more over here.


About the Author

Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.



Loading Comments