Word iPhone

Software maker Microsoft this morning issued a minor update to its mobile Office apps available in the App Store. Word, Excel and PowerPoint for the iPhone and iPad have received a few bug fixes and one new feature.

Specifically, PowerPoint for iOS has finally introduced support for portrait orientation so you can now view and edit your presentation no matter which way you hold your device.

Here’s PowerPoint in portrait orientation on an iPhone.

PowerPoint 1.4 for iOS (iPhone screenshot 001)

Word 1.4 changelog:

  • Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Excel 1.4 changelog:

  • Bug fixes and performance improvements.

PowerPoint 1.4 changelog:

  • Portrait view: view and edit your presentation no matter which way you hold your device.
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements.

In its previous update, Excel has introduced worksheet protection allowing you to edit unlocked cells in a protected workbook.

Download Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint for free in the App Store.

  • Jason Baroni

    Thanks, Nadella! I have been waiting this for years with Keynote! At least now we have a good alternative.