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Microsoft Office for Mac Service Pack 1 Available for Download

Good news for Mac users as Microsoft has unleashed the first Microsoft Office Suite for Mac. Microsoft claims that the new Service Pack 1 comes with an improved performance, stability and bug fixes. Besides this, the Service Pack 1 also offers a bundle of new features to the users.

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In a statement about the Microsoft Office Suite for Mac Service Pack 1, Microsoft claims that this Service Pack will provide enhanced synchronizing between Outlook for Mac and calendars on iOS devices. Apart from this, Outlook will now have support for synchronizing with Apple Sync Services in this Office Suite.

For your convenience, a detailed changelog of Office for Mac Service Pack 1 is given below:

  • Security is improved.
    This update fixes vulnerabilities in Office 2011 that an attacker can use to overwrite the contents of your computer’s memory with malicious code. For more information, see the security bulletin that was listed earlier in this document.
  • Stability is improved.
    This update fixes an issue that causes Office 2011 applications to close unexpectedly when you open or use Office 2011 applications.
  • Alt Text authoring is included.
    This update enables the authoring of Alt Text for objects, such as shapes, pictures, tables, charts, SmartArt, and movies in Office 2011 applications.

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Improvements for Microsoft Excel for Mac 2011

  • The Solver add-in is included.
    This update includes functionality that lets you install the Solver analysis tools in Excel 2011.

Improvements for Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac 2011

  • Password protect functionality is included.
    This update includes functionality that lets you protect presentations in PowerPoint 2011 by using a password.

Improvements for Microsoft Outlook for Mac 2011

  • Synchronization functionality is updated.
    This update increases support for Sync Services, and adds calendar, notes, and tasks syncing.
  • Rules functionality is improved.
    This update introduces support for Microsoft Exchange-based Server-Side rules.
  • Resend functionality is included.
    This update reintroduces functionality to resend an email message to the same or new recipients.
  • Redirect functionality is included.
    This update reintroduces functionality to redirect an incoming email message to other recipients.
  • Meeting invitation functionality is improved.
    This update improves creating meeting invitations by including a list of recently used locations

You can download this 264MB update file of Microsoft Office for Mac Service Pack 1 here.

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