Bugged by slow launch times or frequent crashes with Word 2008? Ted Landau has the solution to your woes.
We didn’t have for all of Joe Kissell’s AppleScripts for Word 2008 in the magazine. Here are three more. These scripts are all in the enclosed download file.
John C. Welch uses AppleScript to help him back up Entourage, including compatibility with Time Machine.
Microsoft has released an update to Office 2008 which improves stability and security, and makes some performance enhancements.
Use some hidden keyboard shortcuts to speed use of the spell check dialog in Word and Excel.
Ted Landau highlights problems with funky fonts and incorrectly assigned ownership that can stem from the installation of the latest version of Microsoft’s productivity suite.
Microsoft will release the first update for Office 2008 in March. Getting the team to work on that has delayed the release of Open XML File Format Converter Update to Office 2004.
PDF2Office Pro 4.0 adds support for Leopard, Office 2008 and a new HTML conversion feature.
Lab director James Galbraith explains why Mac Pro and Power Mac G5 systems seemed ideal for our Microsoft Office 2008 testing.
In addition to introducing new features and enhancements, Office 2008 also marks the first time the productivity suite runs natively on Intel-based Macs. How much of a performance gain can you expect? Macworld Lab reports on how Office 2008 runs on Intel-powered machines as well as what PowerPC-based Mac users can anticipate from the new software.