Microsoft Releases Microsoft Office Mobile For iPhone

Posted Jun 15, 2013

Earlier this week Microsoft Corporation released Microsoft Office Mobile for Office 365 on the iTunes App Store.  This is Microsoft’s first iOS Office app.  It is currently available for the iPhone only and an Office 365 subscription is required.  The app lets you quickly access your SkyDrive along with cloud-hosted versions of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Microsoft Office Mobile for Office 365 lets you access SkyDrive and SkyDrive Pro.  You can also access your SharePoint-stored Word, Excel, and PowerPoint files.  They can be opened, viewed, and edited.  Comments can be added to existing documents.  You can view and edit Office documents attached to e-mail messages.

There is a Resume Reading feature that lets you open a Word document from SkyDrive or SkyDrive Pro and view the document where you left off.

The Slide Navigator view in PowerPoint lets you browse slides faster and speaker notes help you practice your presentation.

You can download the app from the Apple App Store now.