Microsoft provides real-time editing capabilities similar to Google Docs for Office Web applications

Source: Internet
Author: User

Microsoft's Office Web apps today is finally supporting real-time editing, a feature similar to Google Docs, which allows multiple members of the team to edit documents online at the same time, and now supports Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. Although the office Web apps has been able to support editing and sharing of files since it was online, the essential collaboration capabilities of the team have been missing, as early as June this year, Microsoft promised to bring this feature, after today's online will be a big battle with Google Docs.

A bit like Google Docs is that the collaborators ' cursors are identified in different colors, and which team members are editing which documents can appear very clearly on the screen, as shown in the example Excel edit.

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In addition, you do not need to click Save after the completion, each change will be automatically saved, and then synchronized with other Office applications. In addition, Microsoft has also shown other changes to the Office Web apps, such as supporting find and replace in the word Web, supporting styles and formatting in tables, adding headers/footers, and more. Excel Web Apps support dragging cells and tables, supporting richer worksheets, and more.

▲ on the image of Google Docs real-time editing function

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