Ohh… thinking what’s the meaning of title? getting confused.. huh? Wait, I’m going to tell you something new on how we can create office 2010 file without having office software with me. I know you all guys know about openoffice.org providing a free software to create office files, and you may guess I going to introduce that one. No, I’m not going to talk about open office to create office files, but I’m going to show how we can create office 2010 without really having it.

Few days back i.e, on 07 Jun 2010 Microsoft launched Microsoft office web apps, that let’s allow you to create Microsoft Office 2010, Microsoft excel 2010, Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 and Microsoft OneNote 2010 online without having to install anything on your PC.

You can use this online office web apps for free of cost and you’re not going to pay for using it. This is really a cool news for the office users who don’t have office license key or office software in their home. They also said that, more feature or more office web apps to come in near feature! so, don’t have to Microsoft Office 2010 in your home to create Office files.

Thinking there may be some restrictions?

No guys, as per my knowledge there is no restrictions using online office web apps, in fact online office is better compared to desktop office software. Online office web apps contains latest version of Microsoft Office applications. So, if you start using the Microsoft office web apps, your supposed to enjoy latest version office that’s also for free!.

The office document what you have created using Microsoft office web apps can be downloaded to your pc as well. And If you don’t have office in your home pc then you can Β  also open your office files in online itself by upload your document to office web apps.

Cons of Office web apps:

If they start providing their premium product facility for free of cost, then who are going to purchase Microsoft Office 2010 License? Yes, there are few limitations are there in office web apps, the main is they are not providing the full functions which are available in Office 2010 products, but they are providing some basic features to use it.

Pros of Office web apps:

Using office web apps has there one advantages are there. The first thing what I noticed is, we can work simultaneously on a single office file which is opened and working in some other part the country, means multi-user can work or edit at a same time.

The second thing is, it’s portability we can open office files any where in world without having to install of office software. Also, it can be opened with smart phones without installing any applications.

And last, but not least is IT’S FREE.

To use Office web apps, the only thing you need is just email account of live or hotmail to sign-in to Office.live.com.

Screenshot:

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Preview of Microsoft Office Word 2010 in Office web apps.

In my view, Office web apps user interface is nice and it is easy to use. What you feel about office web apps? Do you think it’s worth to use it? Pass it in comments πŸ™‚

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